IMPORTANT UPDATE AS OF 3/15/23: Currently, the only grants CAC is providing are those tied to our two residency programs, BOLT and HATCH. To learn more about both, click here.
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ENVISION Grants reward two exceptional artists who are working in the field of digital and electronic art.
Launched in 2020, the new ENVISION Grant program is an unrestricted award opportunity for Chicago-based new media artists making time-based work in the fields of digital, electronic, computer, internet, virtual reality, and video-game art.
With the generous support of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation, the ENVISION Grants offer unrestricted awards of $2,500 each to two artists. CAC is thrilled to announce that there will be three years of awards granted through ENVISION starting in the spring of 2020.
- April 1, 2022 – April 21, 2022: Application cycle open
- June 2022: Public announcement of ENVISION Grant awardees
- Paul Catanese, Director and Professor of Graduate Studies for the Art and Art History Department at Columbia College Chicago
- Jon Cates, Associate Professor for the Film, Video, New Media and Animation Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
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