Ends on October 24, 2016
Welcome to the 2017 Community Arts Grant Program Application. This application contains the following sections: Applicant Information, Project Information, Budget Information, Project Narrative, Budget Narrative, Supplemental Materials, Terms & Conditions. You may save your application at any time to return to before submitting.  

If you are completing multiple Community Arts applications you must complete and submit your first application before you can start an additional Community Arts application. However, if you are completing multiple applications for different grants, you can work on these applications simultaneously.

Please visit here for a complete list of guidelines and other grant support materials. Please note that the budget form is to be completed and uploaded in the Supplemental Materials section. The budget form can be found here.

This grant is only eligible for Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Tioga counties of New York.
Welcome to the 2017 Public School Teaching Artist Grants Program Application.  This application contains seven sections: Applicant Information, Project Information, Budget Information, Project Narrative Questions, Budget Narrative Questions, Supplemental Materials, Terms & Conditions.  You may save your application at any time to return to before submitting.  

If you are completing multiple applications you must complete and submit your first application before you can start an additional one.  However, if you are completing multiple applications for different grants, you can work on these applications simultaneously.

Please visit here for a complete list of guidelines and other grant support materials.   Please note that the budget form is to be completed in Excel format and uploaded in the Supplemental Materials section.  The budget form can be found here.

This grant is only eligible for Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Tioga counties of New York.
Ends on October 17, 2016
Welcome to the 2017 Artist Crossroads Grants Program Application. This application contains the following:: Applicant Information, Project Information, Budget Information, Project Narrative Questions, Budget Narrative Questions, Supplemental Materials, and Terms & Conditions. You may save your application at any time to return to before submitting.

If you are completing multiple applications for different grants, i.e. Artist Crossroads and Community Arts, you can work on these applications simultaneously.

Please visit here for a complete list of guidelines and other grant support materials. Please note that the budget form is to be completed in Excel format and uploaded in the Supplemental Materials section. The budget form can be found here.

This grant is only eligible for Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Tioga counties of New York.
Welcome to the 2016 Artist Development Grant Application.  This application contains the following sections: Applicant Information, Opportunity Information, Narrative Questions, and Supplemental Materials.  You may save your application at any time to return to before submitting.  If you are completing multiple applications you must complete and submit your first application before you can start an additional application.

Please visit the Artist Development Grant webpage for a complete list of guidelines and other grant support materials.  Please note that the budget form is to be completed in Excel format and uploaded in the Supplemental Materials section.  If you don't have Microsoft Office, there are a number of free options available to complete the budget form such as Google Drive or Open Office.
Welcome to the 2016 QuickARTS grant application.  This application contains the following sections: Applicant Information, Activity Information, Narrative Questions, and Supplemental Materials.  You may save your application at any time to return to before submitting.  If you are completing multiple applications you must complete and submit your first application before you can start an additional application.

Please visit the QuickARTS grant webpage for a complete list of guidelines and other grant support materials.  Please note that the budget form is to be completed in Excel format and uploaded in the Supplemental Materials section.  If you don't have Microsoft Office, there are a number of free options available to complete the budget form such as Google Drive or Open Office.
Ends on October 28, 2016
Welcome to the 2016 ARTS Partnership Award Nomination online submission application.  The deadline for submissions is October 28, 2016.

Two ARTS Partnership Awards are presented annually to individuals, businesses, schools, or organizations that have demonstrated vision, leadership, and commitment to the advancement of the arts in our region. ARTS Partnership Award recipients have shown a sense of personal responsibility, making a significant impact on the community through their arts-related service.

Nominations for the 2016 ARTS Partnership Award should contain evidence of the nominee’s arts and cultural accomplishments and the impact of those accomplishments on the region.

Award recipients will be honored
 Friday, December 9, 2016, with a celebratory ceremony. The ceremony is a ticketed event, open to the public, which will be held at The Rockwell Museum in Corning.

If you have any questions or issues regarding the submission process, please visit our website or contact The ARTS Council at 607-962-1332 x204.

Ends on January 16, 2017

Welcome to the online submission form for The Sexuality Show, a regional exhibition inspired by the Centennial anniversary of Planned Parenthood. This exhibition will be on display during Women's History Month. 

Timeline

  • Submission Deadline: January 16, 2017
  • Acceptance Notification: January 26, 2017
  • Artwork Drop Off: February 13 & 14, 2017, 9am-8pm
  • Exhibit on View: February 16 - March 31, 2017
  • Reception: February 24, 2017, 5-8pm
  • Artwork Pick Up: April 3 & 4, 2017

Submission Information

This is an open call exhibit for residents of New York and Pennsylvania. Priority is given to local artists. Work is encouraged to explore issues surrounding sexual expression, sexual orientation, gender expression, reproduction, sexual health and consent. The call is very broad and work may address all sides of these issues.

The jury reserves the right to reject work that is disrespectful. Artists of any gender expression or sexual orientation are encouraged to submit work, but all artists must be 18 years or older to have work in the show.

The following are the submission criteria and guidelines:
  • Open to all artists 18 years years or older
  • Models must be 18 years or older, and release forms must be provided upon request
  • Up to two pieces of artwork in any medium may be submitted
  • An accompanying statement commenting on each artwork and its relationship to the theme
  • You may include up to 3 images detailing each submitted work
  • Artwork may be new or old
  • Pedestal, Floor Standing, or Wall art may be submitted
  • Wall art may weigh up to 50 pounds
  • Unless intended for hanging or floor standing, work must fit on a 10x10 inch pedestal top
  • Hanging work must utilize our gallery's hanging system; please see the Standard Exhibit Guidelines for pictures of our wall hanging system (contact for special considerations)
  • The Arts Council does not provide specialty mounts, stands, or displays; artists must provide their own mountings and The ARTS Council is not responsible for damage caused by improper hanging
  • Not all work will be accepted and some work may be disqualified due to failure to meet submission criteria; only work submitted through this jury process will be considered for this show
  • Accepted work will be subject to a 30% commission to members of The ARTS Council for any work sold and a 50% commission to non-members
  • Work shipped by a common carrier (FedEx, UPS, USPS, etc.) must be shipped pre-paid; a pre-paid return shipping label for use at the end of the exhibition must also be included
  • Only work submitted through this jury process will be considered for this show
  • All other Standard Exhibit Guidelines apply

About the Exhibition Space:

Located on Market Street in the heart of Corning, NY’s Historic Gaffer District, The Gallery @ The ARTS Council is housed in the famous Hawkes Glass Building. With two spacious street facing windows, 12 foot tall industrial ceilings, and a movable, telescoping light system, The Gallery is ideally suited for showcasing the work of regional artists. A hanging system can accommodate wall art while pedestals throughout the space can accommodate non-hanging work. Submissions for large, installation works are also welcome. For more images and details on the Gallery, please visit our Gallery page.

About The ARTS Council:

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes is a multi-county arts service organization operating for over 40 years in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, & Tioga counties. The ARTS Council works to support the arts and enhance quality-of-life in our region through grants, a storefront gallery, a vibrant Folk Arts program, and services, supports, and programs to artists, organizations, and the public.

Assistance

For assistance or questions regarding the submission process, please contact Chris Walters, The ARTS Council’s Grants Manager & Gallery Curator at grants@eARTS.org.

The following is the final report for the Finishing Funds Grant Program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2016 Presentation Funds Grant Program.  If you have multiple funded applications for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each funded application.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2015 Presentation Funds Grant Program.  If you have multiple funded applications for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each funded application.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2015 QuickARTS grant program.  If you have multiple projects for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each project.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2016 QuickARTS grant program.  If you have multiple projects for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each project.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2015 Artist Development grant program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations!
The following is the final report for the 2016 Artist Development grant program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations!
The following is the final report for the Decentralization Funded Grant program (Community Arts, Artist Crossroads, Public School Teaching Artist.  If you have multiple grants for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each grant.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
Welcome to the Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory Form!

As a member of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, we invite you to join our online Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory.  The Directory is meant to showcase our Artist Members and Cultural Partners, and to provide a central, online connection point to the greater community.  

Please follow the instructions to submit your information to the Directory.  You can view the Directory here.  For assistance with completing this form, please contact Chris Walters, the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org.

Please note, this Directory is only for Artist Members and Cultural Partners.  If you are unsure of your membership status, or would like to join or renew your membership, please call or visit The ARTS Council.

The Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory is made possible by the generosity of inCommand Technologies of Corning, NY.  You can visit them here.