Resources

Artist Support

Springboard for the Arts
Springboard for the Arts is an economic and
community development organization for artists and by artists.
https://springboardforthearts.org/

Rural Arts and Culture Summit
The Rural Arts and Culture Summit is a biannual, practitioner-driven
gathering that celebrates and expands the field of rural arts-based
community development by providing a space for learning, relationship
building and celebration about the role of art and creativity in building
strong, healthy and resilient rural communities.
http://ruralartsandculturesummit.com/

Forecast Public Art
Forecast strives to be a nationally trusted leader in fostering dynamic,
inclusive and resilient communities through public art, community-engaged
design and transformative place-making.
https://forecastpublicart.org/

MN Artists
Mn Artists is a platform to connect performers, curators & opportunities
http://www.mnartists.org/

Arts Advocacy

Minnesota Citizens for the Arts
Minnesota Citizens for the Arts (MCA) is a statewide arts advocacy
organization that organizes the arts community to lobby the Minnesota State Legislature and Congress.
http://artsmn.org/

Americans for the Arts
Our mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary
and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse
networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America.
https://www.americansforthearts.org/

Other Grant Opportunities

MN State Arts Board
http://www.arts.state.mn.us/grants/artists.htm

Jerome Foundation
https://www.jeromefdn.org/all-grant-opportunities

McKnight Foundation
https://www.mcknight.org/programs/arts/the-mcknight-artist-fellowships/

National Endowment for the Arts
https://www.arts.gov/grants