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  • » Congratulations to our 2023-24 Organizational Grantees

    We’re pleased to announce that the Roanoke City Council supported a consistent level of funding for arts and cultural programming at $336,500 for FY 2023-24. The Agency Funding Advisory Committee (AFAC) worked hard this spring reviewing applications for the coming year. They looked at past performance and the work of…

  • » Congratulations to our 2022-23 Grantees

    We’re pleased to announce that the Roanoke City Council supported a consistent level of funding for arts and cultural programming at $336,500 for FY 2022-23. The Agency Funding Advisory Committee (AFAC) worked hard this spring reviewing applications for the coming year. They looked at past performance and the work of…

  • » Congratulations to our 2021-22 Grantees

    We’re pleased to announce that the Roanoke City Council supported a consistent level of funding for arts and cultural programming at $336,500. The Agency Funding Advisory Committee (AFAC) worked hard this spring reviewing applications for the coming year. They looked at past performance and the work of our partners. They…

  • » Our 2020-21 Grantees

    The Agency Funding Advisory Committee (AFAC) worked hard this spring reviewing applications for the coming year. They looked at past performance and the work of our partners. They considered funding scenarios. They met virtually, both with each others and potential grantees. We’re pleased to announce that City Council supported a…

  • Welcome to the conversation! Arts Connect Tuesdays

    Our weekly 1-hour sessions are largely hybrid, both in-person and online to help connect our artists and community builders. Join us at 7 PM every Tuesday evening at 117 Church Avenue, SW, or online here. – Get our full calendar (PDF) in the newsletter every Monday morning. APR. 2, 7…

  • For Organizations

    Funding Learn about programmatic funding for Arts and Culture through the City of Roanoke Meet our 2023-24 Grantees Connect with the Roanoke Cultural Endowment Our Work as a Sector See the list of Roanoke’s Arts & cultural organizations Grab the Arts Connect logo Watch and share the Buzz! series on…

  • YOTA: Art Matters Projects

    We’ve now awarded more than 30 Art Matters grants in two separate cycles, and projects are underway! Read the press release here, including a list of our funded artists. EXPLORE OUR ARTIST-LED PROJECTS Rachel Austin » Topical Online Art GalleryOlivier Bisanga » Year of the Artist Visual Storytelling ProjectCharlie Brouwer…

  • » ART MATTERS: A call for works that advance wellness, justice & inclusion

    An important note: THE ART MATTERS APPLICATION OFFICIALLY CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 30. That said, there is always the chance that a funded artist lets us know that they are not going to be able to complete their project, in which case, we will look for substitute projects. Artists are invited…

  • » WE ARE ART: The Roanoke Self-Portrait Project

    BACKGROUND Our first call to the YEAR OF THE ARTIST network was for WE ARE ART: The Roanoke Self-Portrait Project. Below is the original call. To celebrate 2022 as Roanoke’s YEAR OF THE ARTIST and advance the role of arts and culture in recovery and resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic, the…

  • Meetings » Year of The Artist

    We’ve had more than 50 YOTA conversations from January 22 through May of 2023. Now we’re hosting conversations every Tuesday as part of Arts Connect Tuesdays! Check out those sessions here. We’re preparing together, learning together, and scheming together. Be part of our community arts movement: register for our weekly…