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Humboldt Arts Council announces first round of grants

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The Humboldt Arts council has announced a first round of grant funding for emerging artists residing in Humboldt County.

The Faben Artist Fund provides support for deserving emerging artists to show their work in established venues.

Applicants must be scheduled for a solo exhibition in a well-recognized non-profit art museum or art gallery, must have been a resident in Humboldt County for at least one year and be a current resident.

Beverly Faben was an artist and art enthusiast who passed away in 2012. Her family continues to generously direct funds from her estate to be used for grants for emerging artists.

Applications will be by letter. Grant guidelines are posted on

 

the H.A.C. website at:www.humboldtarts.org  Direct questions to: Jemima Harr, Executive Director/Curator at:

 

jemima@humboldtarts.org or call 707-442-0278, ext. 205.