GGAF News

Applications Open for Community Arts Grants

Posted November 18, 2021

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 grants are being accepted through December 13, 2021. 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 13, 2013.

2021 GGAF Student Art Show Winners »

Angel Dungca won best in show for the High School category. See the complete list of winners.

2021 Artist Awards »

Best of Show goes to Aaron Hequembourg for his Mixed Media works. Find his booth at Renoir 2. See the complete list of award winners…

Don't Miss Museum Plaza »

Be sure to also visit Museum Plaza behind the Pensacola Museum of History for live performances by the Pensacola Opera and Pensacola Little Theater along with various performances and demonstrations by local college and high school drama and music groups. 

2021 Emerging Artists Announced  »

The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, in partnership with Artel Gallery, announce the artists selected for the Emerging Artists grant program. Ivo Alcala said his focus is figure drawing and portraits. “I love classical painting, but I am stuck in a world of contemporary art.” Summer Sevi works primarily in oils and charcoal, she creates haunting portraits conveying the struggles that we all share.

 

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