GGAF News

Applications Open for Community Arts Grants

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.

 

Applications Open for Community Arts Grants »

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.

2017 Artist Awards »

Harold Miller was awarded best of show for his sculpture. See the complete list…

GGAF International Artist Yume Matsuo on WUWF »

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.

2017 Invited International Artist: Yume Matsuo »

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.

2017 Poster Design Selected »

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.

2017 Emerging Artists Announced »

The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, in partnership with Artel Gallery, announce the artists selected for the Emerging Artists grant program.

Emerging Artists Applications Open »

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.

PNJ: Peruvian artist shares skills at Festival »

The Pensacola News Journal showcases Invited International Artist Peruvian sculptor Diego Alonso Carbajal.
 

 

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