Posted November 13, 2017
The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival (GGAF) is proud to support art programs and outreach in our communities by offering grants to local arts organizations.
Each year, the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Committee awards grants to local nonprofit organizations in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties for community arts projects. Grant recipients also have the opportunity to showcase their works and programs to thousands of visitors at the annual downtown Pensacola festival.
Applications for 2018 Grants are being accepted through December 11, 2016. Grant requests from $500 - $2,500 are preferable.
Download the Community Arts Grants Application.
Each year, the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Committee awards grants to local nonprofit organizations in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties for community arts projects. Applications are due by December 11, 2017.
Harold Miller was awarded best of show for his sculpture. See the complete list…
WUWF's Sandra Averhart talks with Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival 2017 Invited International Artist Yume Matsuo from Waykayama, Japan. Reaching World Peace By Making Circles.
The 2017 Invited International Artist is Yume Matsuo, an artist from Japan. Born in 1986, Yume began drawing in her early childhood. Yume's home state, Wakayama, is the sister state of Florida.
A design by Daniela de Castro Sucre has been selected for the Festival Poster for 2017. Daniela was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. Daniela has been painting since she was 7 years old. She is currently studying Graphic Design at Pensacola State College and has been the recipient of numerous scholarships and awards.
The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, in partnership with Artel Gallery, announce the artists selected for the Emerging Artists grant program.
Applications are open for the GGAF Emerging Artists program. This program seeks artists who have limited experience participating in arts festivals to give them guidance in what is involved in being in an arts festival. Two artists will be chosen to participate in this year’s festival. GGAF will waive fees for the two chosen artists and will provide a mentor to help guide them through the process.
The Pensacola News Journal showcases Invited International Artist Peruvian sculptor Diego Alonso Carbajal.
Images and logos are available on the Media Resorces page.