Posts Tagged ‘RISCA’

Adimando Featured by RISCA

Johnny Adimando (Technical Assistant, Printmaking) was recently featured in an artist profile by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA). Adimando was the recipient of the 2016 RISCA Fellowship in Drawing and Printmaking, the profile is quoted in full below. Johnny Adimando’s work has been defined as; “art that speaks to a constantly […]

RISCA Fellowship Exhibition Featuring Adimando

The 2016 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition is currently on display at the Bannister Gallery at Rhode Island College till 25th March 2016. This years exhibition features the work of John Adimando (Critic, Painting) who was named this year’s Fellow in Drawing and Printmaking by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts in January. For More […]

RISCA Grant & Fellowship Applications Now Open

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) Fellowships: Crafts, Film & Video, Fiction, Photography, Play/Screenwriting, Poetry, and Three Dimensional Art. Guidelines and a link to the online application can be found here. Project Grant for Individuals (PGI): Artists interested in applying for a PGI grant must contact Cristina DiChiera to discuss their proposal. PGI guidelines and a link to […]

John Adimando Awarded RISCA Fellowship in Drawing & Printmaking for 2016

John Adimando (Critic, Painting) has been named Fellow in Drawing & Printmaking by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) for 2016. The RISCA annual fellowships recognize 26 artists over a variety of disciplines for their artistic excellence and contribution to the cultural life of Rhode Island. The 2016 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition will […]

Call to Artists for the Rhode Island Airport Galleries

RISCA seeks submissions of artwork for the 2016 exhibits at Block Island and T.F. Green Airport galleries. Works in all media will be considered. Participating artists must be RI residents, over 18 years of age, and not currently enrolled in an arts degree program. Artists are encouraged to re-submit to the galleries if not selected […]

Scholarships for Alliance for Artist Communities Conference

RISCA is offering eight full scholarships for Rhode Island-based arts leaders to attend the 2015 Alliance of Artists Communities’ Conference in Providence, October 13-16. This year’s conference features keynotes by Theaster Gates, Patrice Walker Powell and leaders of the Thread Residency in Senegal, nine compelling performances, eleven tours of Rhode Island’s vital creative spaces, and […]

October 1 Deadline for RISCA Grants and Fellowships

October 1, 2015 is the deadline for Rhode Island State Council on the Arts: Project Grants for Education Project Grants to Individuals (PGI) Fellowships in Choreography, Drawing & Printmaking, Music Composition, New Genres, and Painting The Design Innovation Grant (DIG) Arts Access (AAG) Grants. To begin the application process, create a username and password or sign […]

RISCA honors Taylor

Chris Taylor (Senior Critic, Glass) has received the 2016 RISCA Fellowship Merit Award in Crafts. Fellowship grants acknowledge the work of 25 of Rhode Island’s finest artists in a variety of arts disciplines. Born in Iran, Chris Taylor attended the Rhode Island School of Design, where he received his MFA degree. He has been the […]

RISCA Call for Submissions

The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts announced a call for art by Rhode Island artists for exhibition at The Airport Galleries located on Block Island and in Warwick. Artists working in all media are encouraged to submit their work for consideration. Newly created gallery spaces at the Block Island Airport and T.F. Green […]