Applications Open for New Fall Residency Program with Carolyn Finney!

KFW’s 2019 Fall Residency Program invites applications from Kentucky women artists who wish to work closely with Artist-in-Residence Carolyn Finney to develop their artistic skills. This workshop is open to writers & performers at all stages of experience whose use of story is central to their development of a practice that embraces the complexity of […]

By |June 27th, 2019|News|

KFW Announced Recipients of Advancing Democracy, Building Power Grants

Congrats to the 2019 Advancing Democracy & Building Power Grantees!
Press Release by Ellen Birkett Morris
In an effort to explore essential questions about our democracy, the Kentucky Foundation for Women gave one-time grants for feminist artists and arts organizations to use their artmaking to build power for women and girls and inspire action towards a future […]

By |May 30th, 2019|News|

Register for Savannah Sipple’s Summer Workshop “Electric: The Study of Pleasure”

 

 

Registration will open for “Electric: The Study of Pleasure” this Friday, May 10 at 5:00 pm EST!

2019 Artist-In-Residence Savannah Sipple will lead this community workshop on Saturday, June 8th at the Hopscotch House.

Registration is free and space is limited!

Click here to register!

By |May 7th, 2019|News|

New KFW Firestarter Grant

KFW Firestarter Grant
In honor of young people (18 to 25) who show significant potential in developing as feminist, social change artists, and whose work has the potential to create change for women and girls in Kentucky, we are offering a small grant to start a fire of social change. While similar in structure to our […]

By |January 10th, 2019|News|

Advancing Democracy, Building Power

One-Time Special Grant for 2019: Advancing Democracy, Building Power
In this era of extreme political division in our nation, we reflect on the promise of our democracy, as well as the ongoing struggle to live up to its unrealized potential. This moment provides an opportunity for feminist artists to use an intersectional lens to imagine a world […]

By |January 9th, 2019|News|

RSVP for Grant Workshops Spring 2019

KFW will offer participatory workshops in three different locations around the state. Workshops include networking time, a discussion on feminist art for social change, an overview of KFW opportunities, and a detailed look at the grant application process. This is also a great opportunity to learn about our one-time Advancing Democracy, Building Power grant and the 2019 Summer Residency Program with writer-in-residence Savannah […]

By |January 9th, 2019|News|

AE Awards Announced!

KFW is proud to announce the 2018 Artist Enrichment grantees! These artists are finding diverse and innovative ways to further their own artistic development while creating art for social change throughout the state. Click here to learn more about these inspiring projects.

By |December 21st, 2018|News|

RSVP for Grant Workshops

KFW will offer participatory workshops in three different locations around the state. Workshops include networking time, a discussion on feminist art for social change, an overview of KFW opportunities, and a detailed look at the grant application process. This is also a great opportunity to learn about our one-time Advancing Democracy, Building Power grant. Dates, times, and locations for the three workshops are:

Grayson on Saturday, January […]

By |July 17th, 2018|News|

AMA Awards Announced!

KFW is proud to announce the 2018 Art Meets Activism grantees! These dedicated artists and organizations are doing important work across the state to promote positive social change and create a better world for women and girls in Kentucky. Click here to learn more about these inspiring projects.

By |June 21st, 2018|News|

Girls of Color: Voice and Vision grantees announced!

KFW is proud to announce the 2018 Girls of Color: Voice and Vision grantees! The purpose of this grant is to elevate the voices and lived experiences of girls of color through shared stories and art making. Click here to view the list of grantees and learn about their inspiring projects.

By |June 21st, 2018|News|
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