Grant Recipients FY2018

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134 Collaborative Trans Views Touring Production $2,000 URI Providence Campus in collaboration with 134 Collaborative, Rhode Island State Council of Churches and Community Care Alliance will tour the RISCA funded play ""Trans-Views"" to 4-6 facilities throughout Rhode Island and URI Providence Campus. The ora Arts Access Grants Providence
2nd Story Theatre Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $8,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Warren
Alfonso Acevedo The New Millennium Art Factory Central Falls Connecting the Art With Their Neighborhood Part III $2,500 For this year 2018 Public Art Part III will bring more children and artists aboard. expected to do more public exhibits including government buildings in 2017. On 2016 with RISCA grant we did the first step on Public Art on Blackstone Valley. Our Program Project Grant – Individual Artist Central Falls
Johnny Adimando Fellowship in Three-Dimensional Art $1,000 Fellowship in Three-Dimensional Art Providence
Benedict Afolayan Folk Arts Apprenticeship $1,500 ""Nigeria – Conga Drum"" Folk Arts Apprenticeships Providence
American Brass Band American Band 180th Concert $990 The American Band plans to hold an autumnal concert to commemorate its 180th season performing wind band repertoire. This concert will include the premiere of a new composition by Rhode Island composer, Peter Boyer. Arts Access Grants East Providence
Adam Anderson Design Innovation Grant $6,000 Design Innovation Grants are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Design Innovation Grant Providence
Adam Anderson 10,000 SUNS Interim Park Project $1,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Andy Russ Arts Talk program @ Coventry HS $1,000 For services providfed to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership Providence
Mary Ann Antonelli FY2018 AT @ Woonsocket H/S $200 Partnership Grants Cranston
Aquidneck School Yellow School Bus $400 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 12/08/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Middletown
Oliver Arias Arts Based Educational Tour of Rhode Island Public Schools $2,200 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Arlington School Yellow School Bus $400 RIPOMS 5/25/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Cranston
Mary-Kim Arnold Only What We Could Carry: Exhibition & Workshop $1,500 Mary-Kim Arnold will conduct two public workshops to label and interpret personal artifacts for inclusion in online exhibition and catalog. The exhibition will focus on everyday objects that for reasons of adoption, immigration, or other displacement have Project Grant – Individual Artist Pawtucket
Mary-Kim Arnold Fellowship in Fiction $5,000 Fellowship in Fiction Pawtucket
Artists' Exchange Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $3,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Cranston
AS220 Investments in Arts & Culture $38,488 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Aurea, Inc. Investments in Arts & Culture $1,924 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Pawtucket
Sara Azriel Arts Talk program @ TAPA $1,200 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership Providence
May Babcock Pawtucket Paper: Papermaking from Plants at SCLT Galego Court $1,500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Pawtucket
Robert I Bailey Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/25/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Hugh B Bain Jr H S Yellow School Bus $400 "Xmas Carol" @ Stadium Theatre 12/8/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Cranston
Juan Barboza-Gubo Fellowship in Photography $5,000 Fellowship in Photography Providence
David Barnes Fellowship in Painting $1,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Painting Newport
Barrington Recreation Department Barrington Arts Festival $1,000 The Town of Barrington will provide artists of all disciplines with a venue for exhibiting and performing their work on the Barrington Town Hall property. The 2018 Arts Festival will build on the success of the previous two Festivals with more artists and Arts Access Grants Barrington
Shura Baryshnikov Doppelgänger Dance Collective presents Experiments in Improvisation $3,000 Shura Baryshnikov and Danielle Davidson of Doppelgänger Dance Collective (DDC) present Experiments in Improvisation at The Granoff Center, February 28th- March 3rd, 2018. A symposium free to the general public offering masterclasses and public discussions Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Peter Becker Jazz Revelations Concert Series, 2017 $670 Project Grant – Individual Artist Warwick
Alexander Berry Charles Ives and a New England Folk Tradition $1,000 This event will invite community members to connect with the history of the region by exploring the intersection of 20th century American concert music with the folk music of New England. Musicians will perform chamber music works of American composer Cha Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Big Nazo Arts Talk program @ Shea HS $2,000 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership Providence
Bishop McVinney Reg Elem Sch Yellow School Bus $400 "Lion King Jr" @ Stadium Th 4/13/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Adriel Bishop Fellowship in Music Composition $1,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Music Composition Providence
Blackrock School Yellow School Bus $400 "Nutcracker" by Fest. Ballet @ PPAC 12/15 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Coventry
Blackstone Valley Tourism Council RI Labor & Ethnic Heritage-Arts Festival $1,500 The RI Labor & Ethnic Heritage-Arts Festival celebrates the music, dance, songs, stories, and creative traditions of working Rhode Islanders as part of the 18th Annual Pawtucket Arts Festival and its Slater Park Fall Festival at Slater Memorial Park. Arts Access Grants Pawtucket
Block Island Economic Development Foundation Block Island Art Trail Map $500 Administrative Block Island
Block Island School Yellow School Bus $400 RISD Museum 3/12/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Block Island
Bristol Warren Regional School District Guiteras Discovery Garden Mosaic $4,780 Students at Guiteras School will create a mosaic entryway to the recently constructed Discovery Garden. The mosaics will be created in art class with the assistance of the art teacher, Sarah Jacobs, and local mosaic artist, Maria Furtado. The mosaics will Project Grant – Education Bristol
Brown University Rites and Reason Theatre/THE BLACK LAVENDER EXPERIENCE 2018 $3,000 The Black Lavender is a four day Experience of theatre and conversation sparked by queer artists of color. Rites and Reason Theatre will celebrate the 10th Experience in 2018. Arts Access Grants Providence
Ellie Brown Care (give and take) $500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Nancy Brown-Garcia Folk Arts Apprenticeship $2,500 ""Traditional Native American Regalia"" Folk Arts Apprenticeships Warwick
Building Bridges Providence Make Music Day $350 Administrative Providence
Burrillville High School Yellow School Bus $350 URI Theatre "Lady Windmere's Fan" 12/8/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Harrisville
Butler Hospital Multi-Disciplinary Healing Arts Residencies $2,000 Butler Hospital's Healing Arts 2017-2018 Multi-Disciplinary Residencies Program, a nine-month project, will host a variety of artists and expressive arts therapists for a series of four-week residencies on Butler's eight inpatient units. Quality arts expe Arts in Healthcare Providence
Dan Butterworth Victory For All $2,700 Dan Butterworth and 5 other RI artists will finish the HMS Rolling Victory. The hull is ready for painting and the masts, sails, and flags for shaping and sewing. When the ship reaches completion a wheelchair athlete will visit Dave Clarke's shop to make Project Grant – Individual Artist Pascoag
Dan Butterworth Victory on Wheels $400 Project Grant – Individual Artist Pascoag
Dr Earl Calcutt Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 "Alice in Wonderland" @ Park Th. 3/23/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Central Falls
Tina Cane Projects to promote poetry in RI $4,800 digital board design/ Poetry in Motion State Poet Rumford
Nicole Capobianco Arts Talk program @ Coventry HS $700 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership Cranston
Carnevale Elementary Anthony Yellow School Bus $300 Ri Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Mark Cetilia 100% Synthetic $1,000 100% Synthetic is a festival of live video / sound performances and screenings, to be held at Machines with Magnets in April 2018, celebrating the release of a DVD collection of audiovisual works by Estuary Ltd., an independent publishing platform that I Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Kate Champa Arts Talk program @ Shea HS $1,250 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership Providence
Chance to Dance/RI Dance Alliance Chance to Dance program $1,000 Chance to Dance is an in-school year long dance program that allows students to participate with hands on learning directly at their schools either before, during or after school. Our program will run 25 weeks and culminate with a full scale performance Arts Access Grants Pascoag
Jennifer Charleson Design support related to RISCA plan $2,175 Administrative Warren
Charlestown Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. @ Vets 4/23/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Charlestown
Chorus of Westerly Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $12,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Westerly
City of Pawtucket Exchange Street Open Studios $500 On September 23 and 24, 2017 from 11 am to 5 pm more than 40 artists in three historic mills in the Exchange Street neighborhood of Pawtucket, Rhode Island will open their studios to the public during the city's celebration of the arts, the 18th Annual Pa Artist Open Studio Tour Program Pawtucket
City of Pawtucket Exchange Street Open Studios $500 Artist Open Studio Tour Grant (Municipal Grant) Artist Open Studio Tour Program Pawtucket
City of Providence Dept of Art, Culture + Tourism Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $10,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Hugh Cole Elem School Yellow School Bus $400 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 12/20/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Warren
Gladys Cole Children's Theatre Production $3,000 G.Cole Productions plans to hold auditions and cast children actors ages five to eighteen years of age for an original production of Grimm Brothers Adventures, A Fairytale Mixup! This play was written by Gladys Cole and will be held at William Hall Libra Project Grant – Individual Artist East Greenwich
The Colonial Theatre School, Inc. Investments in Arts & Culture $4,062 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Common Fence Music Investments in Arts & Culture $6,400 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Middletown
Community MusicWorks Investments in Arts & Culture $11,454 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Community String Project Investments in Arts & Culture $2,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Bristol
Compass School of RI Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 2/21/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Kingston
Connecting for Children and Families Afterschool Arts for Woonsocket High School Students $3,500 Woonsocket High School Afterschool Arts, taught by RISCA roster artists and other qualified instructors, will increase access to high-quality, curriculum-based arts learning, open new possibilities, and improve related fine arts proficiencies for up to 10 Project Grant – Education Woonsocket
Connecting for Children and Families Woonsocket Middle School Afterschool Theater $6,220 We will once again facilitate the Woonsocket Middle School Theater Group. Now entering its 12th season, this curriculum-based performing arts education program, offered in grades 6 – 8, enables students to explore and experience every aspect of a musical Project Grant – Education Woonsocket
CORE org. Community Recycled Sculpture Contest $525 The 2018 Community Recycled Sculpture Contest invites students k-12 in the East Bay area to create a sculpture using recycled material. The project hosted at the Tiverton Public Library will feature a presentation by recycling super hero Max Man, an eco-a Arts Access Grants Tiverton
Assistan Coulibaly Arts Talk @ TAPA $500 Partnership Grants Providence
Coventry H S Arts Talk program $1,667 Arts integration project as part of Arts Talk professioanl development program Education Partnership Coventry
Cowden Street Collaborative dba Segue Institute fo Yellow School Bus $350 RIC Dance show 10/27/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Central Falls
Cowden Street Collaborative dba Segue Institute fo Square Mile Stories – A Community's History $3,720 The Segue Institute for Learning is excited to offer a program that will showcase the resident stories of the smallest city in the smallest state of the country. Through interviews with residents, drawings and photography; program participants will creat Project Grant – Education Central Falls
Cranston H S East Arts Talk program $693 Arts integration project as part of the Arts Talk professional development program Education Partnership Cranston
Cunningham Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 "Xmas Carol" @ Stadium Theatre 12/8/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Flora S Curtis Memorial School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm.5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Rebecca Davis Fellowship in New Genres $5,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in New Genres Wakefield
Davisville Middle School Uniting a Community: Traveling the Silk Road $7,000 Ninety seventh grade students from DMS will enhance their understanding of Asian and African cultures by ""travelling"" down the Silk Road in 4-D: Dance, Drama, Drumming and Design. Students will create a 10 stall SILK ROAD MARKET where community member Project Grant – Education North Kingstown
John F Deering Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 VMA Chamber Theatre 12/07/17 "Once Upon a Midnight Dreary" Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program West Warwick
DesignXRI Design RI for Design Week $2,500 Design Week Individual Artist Initiatives Providence
DownCity Design DownCity Design Summer Design Studio $7,000 DownCity Design will engage 44 Providence and Cranston teens in a free, intensive 6-week design education program from July 3-Aug 11, 2017. Students will explore design careers and will design and build two new amenities for public spaces or community gro Project Grant – Education Providence
DownCity Design DownCity Designers: Young Woods Schoolyard $9,612 DownCity Design Educators will lead Providence teens to design and build a new amenity to improve the schoolyard of Young Woods Elementary School in Providence. DownCity Designers meets twice weekly afterschool throughout the year, building essential skil Project Grant – Education Providence
Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy c/o Providen Greater Kennedy Plaza (GKP) Arts & Cultural Programming $2,000 GKP Arts & Cultural programming revitalizes our capital city by providing free, high quality, accessible public programming in downtown parks since 2008. Programs include the Burnside Music Series, Noon Tunes, and family programs such as Kidoinfo Storytim Arts Access Grants Providence
Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy c/o Providen Greater Kennedy Plaza (GKP) Arts & Cultural Programming $2,475 GKP Arts & Cultural programming revitalizes our capital city by providing free, high quality, accessible public programming in downtown parks since 2008. Programs include the Burnside Music Series, Noon Tunes, and family programs such as Kidoinfo Storytim Arts Access Grants Providence
Dunns Corners School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Westerly
William R Dutemple School Yellow School Bus $380 Ri Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Cranston
East Providence Arts Council Watchemocket Sculpture Garden $1,500 The East providence Arts Council is looking for funding to commission a sculpture for the Watchemocket Sculpture Garden. We will work with the design by Michelle Raccone and The Steel Yard will fabricate the sculpture Arts Access Grants Riverside
Educational Center for the Arts & Sciences La Danza de Mingó $2,500 This project combines theater, live music and spoken-word performances to present the true story of Florinda Muñoz, a peasant activist in the Dominican Republic who fought for human rights and civic empowerment and was murdered in 1972. ECAS Theater will Arts Access Grants Providence
Educational Center for the Arts & Sciences El Rumor de la Sangre $1,500 El Rumor de la Sangre (The Rumor of the Blood), a play by Cesar Sanchez Veras, directed by Francis Parra and produced at Teatro ECASECAS. The play centers around the mortal conflict within one man, Lieutenant Amado Garcia Guerrero, who served under the d Arts Access Grants Providence
Ella Risk School/ Central Falls School District Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Central Falls
Emanuel Lutheran Church Recording Traditional Scandinavian Music $825 The Scandinavian Women’s Chorus of Rhode Island (SWCRI) will professionally record Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Icelandic folk songs and develop a professional website to host music, video, photography, and a concert calendar. The music will be featured Arts Access Grants West Warwick
Emma Pendleton Bradley Hospital Healing Arts at Bradley Hospital $10,000 Bradley Hospital’s Healing Arts Program provides creative and therapeutic activities that enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of thousands of children each year. In 2018, community artists will offer a variety of expressive workshops to Arts in Healthcare East Providence
James Evans Bill Evans' 78th Birthday Dance Concerts $2,595 Internationally-known choreographer and performer Bill Evans (RI resident for more than three years) will present his annual birthday dance concerts at the AS220 Black Box Theatre, 95 Empire Street, Providence, on April 7 and 8, 2018. The concerts will in Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Everett FY2018 ARTS TALK AT SANCHEZ H/S $1,000 For contracting services of Christopher Johnson in partnership with Sanchez H/S Education Partnership  
Everett Investments in Arts & Culture $19,650 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Peyman Farzinpour ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX Contemporary Music & Multimedia Consort $3,000 Recipient of "Ensemble of the Year" award at Rhode Island's 2016 Dorrys Awards, ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX is a contemporary music and multimedia group based in Providence, RI, that performs 20th and 21st century music complemented by video art and light design. Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Feinstein Middle School Alan Shawn Yellow School Bus $400 Stadium Theatre " Xmas Carol" 12/15/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Coventry
Carley Ferrara Fellowship in Folk Arts $5,000 Fellowship in Folk Arts West Warwick
Nicholas A Ferri Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 "West Side Story" @ Stadium Theatre 2/16/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Johnston
Festival Ballet Providence Investments in Arts & Culture $22,056 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
FirstWorks Investments in Arts & Culture $10,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Flickers, the Newport Film/Video Society & Arts Co Investments in Arts & Culture $4,386 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Newport
Mary E Fogarty Elem School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Meghan Fogarty Featured Poets Project $2,150 Providence Poetry Slam Co-Director Muggs Fogarty plans to bring fifteen outstanding poets to perform at AS220 and lead youth writing workshops at New Urban Arts. Project Grant – Individual Artist North Providence
Fort Barton School Yellow School Bus $400 Risd Museum 6/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Tiverton
Founders Academy at Beacon Charter SFA Yellow School Bus $400 Xmas Carol @ Trin. Rep. 12/05/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Woonsocket
Frequency Writers Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $1,500 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Friends Of Ballard Park 13th Annual Illuminated Garden $2,000 Newport's thirteen acre Ballard Park will be transformed into a blooming garden of lights on the evenings of February 22, 23 & 24, 2018. Artists, students and the public are invited to create illuminated sculptures for the event which are displayed in th Arts Access Grants Newport
Friends of the Rhody Center, Inc. Steel Pan & West African Ensembles $1,970 Friends of the Rhody Center, Inc. will provide another six months of its Community Steel Pan (""steel drum"") Ensembles, as well as its Community West African Drumming Ensemble. The ensembles are free for youth to join. Arts Access Grants Coventry
Friends of the Rhody Center, Inc. Steel Pan & West African Ensembles $3,000 Friends of the Rhody Center, Inc. will provide another six months of its Community Steel Pan (""steel drum"") Ensembles, as well as its Community West African Drumming Ensemble. The ensembles are free for youth to join. Arts Access Grants Coventry
Fusionworks Investments in Arts & Culture $6,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Lincoln
Benedict Gagliardi Old Music of Rhode Island $1,000 Benedict Gagliardi and Armand Aromin will uncover, interpret, revitalize, share, and celebrate old ballads, songs, and instrumental tunes native to or associated with the state of Rhode Island. Through extensive and targeted research these active local fo Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Gallagher Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 "Xmas Carol" @ Trinity Rep 12/2/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Smithfield
Gallery Night Providence Investments in Arts & Culture $5,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Gather FY2018 AT @ Johnston H/S $1,650 Partnership Grants Providence
Joseph H Gaudet School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/24/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Middletown
GEAR Productions Pinocchio – An All-Abilities Production $3,000 GEAR Productions will stage an original adaptation of Carlo Collodi's classic ""Pinocchio"" with a cast composed of persons who receive support for cognitive and physical disabilities partnered with more typically developing community members. Arts Access Grants Wakefield
Alice Gebhart Images and Memories: Creating and Healing with Glass $880 Project Grant – Individual Artist East Greenwich
Girls Rock! Rhode Island Investments in Arts & Culture $5,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Peter Glantz Day One – People Power Protects (Event Series) $500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Goff Jr H S Yellow School Bus $400 "Footloose" @ Stadium Theatre 11/3/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Good Shepherd Regional Jr H S Yellow School Bus $400 Stadium Theatre Performances 12/15/17- "Xmas Carol"; 2/18- "West Side Story" Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Woonsocket
Michael Gore Extraordinary Youth Ensemble (EYE) $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Cranston
Erik Gould Arts Talk program @ North Smithfield HS $875 For services to the Arts Talk arts integration program Education Partnership Pawtucket
Richard Goulis Unjuried/Uncensored: Making AS220 $3,000 Unjuried/Uncensored: Making AS220 is a feature-length documentary that will chart the history of Providence-based art space AS220, highlight its impact on individuals within and beyond RI, and explore its role in rejuvenating downtown Providence. The proj Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Richard Goulis Unjuried/Uncensored: Making AS220 $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Leslie Grant FY2018 AT @ Shea $2,000 Partnership Grants Lincoln
Nathaniel Greene Elementary Schl Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Nathanael Greene Middle Sch Yellow School Bus $400 "Gershwin's Great American Songbook" @ PPAC 2/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Andrew Grover The Beauty of Rhode Island's Old Schools Realized Through Legos $800 Project Grant – Individual Artist Warwick
Eric Gunness Fiddle n Folk Fest 2017 $700 Project Grant – Individual Artist Barrington
Lynne Harlow Fellowship in New Genres $1,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in New Genres Providence
Hasbro Children's ArtReach Program Hasbro Childrens' Hospital ArtReach Program $6,000 The Hasbro Childrens' Hospital ArtReach Program supports multiple teaching artists from the community collaborating with the clinical teams at the Hasbro Childrens' Partial Hospital Program and the Hasbro Inpatient Med/Psych Unit to provide therapeutic ar Arts in Healthcare Providence
Hasbro Children's Rehabilitation Center Porthole Art Machine $2,600 Lori LaFrance, Dan Butterworth, and other supporting artists will build and install a therapeutic, interactive 'Art Machine' in the shape of an ocean porthole with a soothing, warm, underwater scene of fish, lights, and fauna. Movement controls, designed Arts in Healthcare Providence
Hear In Rhode Island The Providence Folk Festival $1,250 PROVIDENCE FOLK FESTIVAL is a FREE music festival featuring some of the finest folk, acoustic and singer-songwriter acts in the RI area as well as national headliners on two stages (hopefully THREE this year) of music. The Providence Folk Festival takes p Arts Access Grants Harmony
Heidi Henderson Fellowship in Choreography $5,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Choreography Wakefield
Hera Educational Foundation, Inc Investments in Arts & Culture $3,221 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Highlander Charter School Yellow School Bus $400 "Othello" @ Stadium Theatre 3/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Highlander Charter School True Stories: La Broa $4,300 This multi-disciplinary performing arts, literacy, and media project in partnership with Providence CityArts is based on George Ella Lyon’s “Where I’m From” poem, and true stories as told and written by the students. The project will explore using multipl Project Grant – Education Providence
Everett Hoag Arts Talk program @ Sanchez Educational Complex $1,000 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership North Providence
Jungil Hong Fellowship in Crafts $5,000 Fellowship in Crafts Providence
The Hope Academy Yellow School Bus $400 5/23/18 "Orchestra Sings" RIPO 5/11/18 "Beauty & Beast" @ Stadium Th Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
The Hope Academy Yellow School Bus $200 Stadium Theatre 5/11/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Hope Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 "Xmas Carol" @ Stadium Theatre 12/8/17 PTO(?) Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Hope
Hope Valley Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/22/18 @ Vets Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Hope Valley
John Horgan Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program West Warwick
Cathren Housley Maker's Box Workshop $1,700 Maker's Box is a workshop series designed to kick start young imaginations with a variety of art mediums. Multidisciplinary artist and writer Cathren Housley provides the raw materials- each week a different mystery box arrives…and the fun begins. Kids Project Grant – Individual Artist East Providence
Cathren Housley Maker's Box Workshop $1,700 Project Grant – Individual Artist East Providence
Hugh Cole Elementary School PTO Hugh Cole Elementary School Theatre Program $1,500 Hugh Cole Elementary School is seeking the RISCA Project Grant for Education to help fund a theatre program for grades 1-5 in partnership with Arts Alive!, a non-profit arts education program. The goal of the program is to expose students to theatre while Project Grant – Education Warren
International Charter School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Island Moving Co. Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $19,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Newport
Jamestown Arts Center Investments in Arts & Culture $2,657 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Town of Jamestown Jamestown Alliance for Artist Sustainability $500 The entire event takes place in Jamestown, RI on Saturday, July 29, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Artist Open Studio Tour Program Jamestown
Mary Jamiel Fellowship in Film & Video $5,000 Fellowship in Film and Video Warren
Daryl Jamieson 7th Annual Big Drum Powwow $600 Project Grant – Individual Artist Woonsocket
Johnston Sr H S Arts Talk program $574 Arts integration project as aprt of the Arts Talk professional development program Education Partnership Johnston
Hernan Jourdan ""Antigona in Providence"" $1,000 Development of theatrical piece with heavy emphasis on the creative process to promote civil agency. Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Jump! Dance Company Jump! Brings Ballet to Spaziano $1,000 Jump! plans to provide a structured, after school dance curriculum in underserved communities. To garner interest, Jump! will spend the spring semester working with the students at Spaziano Elementary school to create a school dance and a song or cheer th Arts Access Grants Providence
Aaron Jungels Fellowship in Choreography $1,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Choreography Providence
Michelle Kaminsky Folk Arts Apprenticeship $3,000 ""New England Fiddling"" Folk Arts Apprenticeships Providence
David Katz Fellowship in Three-Dimensional Art $5,000 Fellowship in Three-Dimensional Art Providence
Kingston Chamber Music Festival Investments in Arts & Culture $2,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Narragansett
Harry Kizirian Elem School Yellow School Bus $400 PPAC "Nutcracker" 12/15/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Alexander Laferriere Sign Community Collaborative Film $1,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Rose E Weaver Lamountain Readings of New Works $400 Administrative Providence
Laotian Community Center of RI Investments in Arts & Culture $2,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Laotian Community Center of RI Community Arts Initiative and Atrium Gallery Exhibit $16,000 Community Arts Initiative and Atrium Gallery Exhibit Community Arts  
Carl Lauro Memorial School Yellow School Bus $400 Busses to Vets for 1stWorks "American Rhapsody" 2/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
The Learning Community Charter School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Central Falls
Lillian Feinstein Elem School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Lincoln Central Elementary Sch Yellow School Bus $400 State Ballet of RI "Alice in Wonderland" 3/23/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Lincoln
Lincoln Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 "Coco: Day of the Dead" film; 11/2/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Lincoln
Lincoln School Shakespeare in the City/Lincoln School $8,500 Since 2009, Shakespeare in the City has brought hundreds of Providence school children, from 2nd graders through high school age from public, charter, and independent schools to perform a Shakespeare play together. Teachers rehearse with their students al Project Grant – Education Providence
Agnes E Little Elementary Sch Yellow School Bus $400 Festival Ballet "Nutcracker" 12/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Taylor Travassos Lomba FY2018 AT @ TAPA H/S $500 Partnership Grants North Dartmouth
Lonsdale Parents and Teachers Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/23/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Lincoln
Lonsdale Parents and Teachers Second Grade Theater Residency $1,250 Gamm Theater Education Program to lead a 10-week theater residency for all second grade classrooms at Lonsdale Elementary School, integrating theater education with the second grade social studies curriculum. Students will develop an original play, ultima Project Grant – Education Lincoln
Benjamin Lundberg Fellowship in Film & Video $1,000 Fellowship in Film and Video Providence
Jose Maldonado Project 401 School Year Programming (Winter Session) $3,000 Project 401 will execute it's year round Hip-Hop education programming initiative. A comprehensive after school program where youth are encouraged to express themselves creatively through the Hip-Hop elements ( Rapping, Bboying/Bgirling, Djing, and Graffi Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Jose Maldonado 4th Annual Project 401 Summer Jam Series $2,500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
The Manton Avenue Project Investments in Arts & Culture $5,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Martin Luther King Community Center Incorporated Children Tell Their Stories $1,250 This ten session project is designed to provide children the support, encouragement and tools to explore telling their stories. Stories can be crafted in an number of venues, and the workshop will show participants a wide variety of choices ranging from b Project Grant – Education Newport
Martin Luther King Community Center Incorporated Creative Collaborations $3,375 We would like to expand our art programs for children and adults. The two groups will collaborate on three large installations: a Tape Art mural, a Community Quilt, and a permanent wall of Ceramic Tiles. Small works will accompany a culminating exhibition Project Grant – Education Newport
Titilola Martins Folk Arts Apprenticeship $2,500 ""Nigerian Juju Folk Dance"" Folk Arts Apprenticeships Providence
Veronica Mays African American Quilt Art Project $2,500 Veronica Mays plans to preserve and share her African American heritage through the art of quilt making She will pass on knowledge about quilting to the minority community through presentations that include artwork, storytelling, demonstrations and discu Project Grant – Individual Artist Portsmouth
McAuley Ministries Arts at McAuley House $3,000 Arts at McAuley House is an enrichment program offered by South Providence artist Kathy King, to McAuley House guests – a meal site and house of hospitality in the Elmwood section of the City. Founded as an enrichment offering, it provides both arts inst Arts Access Grants Providence
James McBride Follow Your Dreams School Tour $2,105 Mr. Deep Positivity plans to perform at 10 Providence Schools and inspire over 6000 students to be safe, smart, healthy and successful so they can follow their dreams. Project Grant – Individual Artist East Providence
Beatrice Mcgeoch Graphic Art Experience Links People to Local Nature $1,500 Beatrice McGeoch plans to complete illustrations and text for four new nature-based coloring pages. She will make the complete set of pages that exist to-date freely available to the public on a revised web page. She will work with public libraries and ot Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Meadowbrook Farms School Yellow School Bus $400 "Nutcracker" @ PPAC 12/14/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program East Greenwich
Asa Messer School/Library Yellow School Bus $400 "Xmas Carol" @ Stadium Th. 12/08 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Larry Miller Readings of New Works $400 Administrative Pawtucket
Larry Miller Fellowship in Play/Screenwriting $1,000 Fellowship in Playwriting/Screenwriting Pawtucket
Mixed Magic Theatre and Cultural Events Investments in Arts & Culture $7,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Lucia Monge FY18 AT @ Woonsocket H/S $900 Partnership Grants Providene
Mount Pleasant High School Yellow School Bus $350 FirstWorks 3/19/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Mt Hope H S Yellow School Bus $275 RISD Museum 2/2/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Bristol
Keith Munslow The Empire Revue $500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Museum Concerts Investments in Arts & Culture $2,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Museum of Art Arts Talk program $711 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integraton program. Education Partnership Providence
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design Investments in Arts & Culture $68,728 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Music on the Hill Investments in Arts & Culture $2,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Music One Arts Talk @ Shea HS $1,750 Education Partnership Providence
Musica Dolce Investments in Arts & Culture $2,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Wakefield
N Smithfield Elementary School Big Yellow School Bus $400 Stadium Theatre; "Bubbleology" 5/16/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program North Smithfield
N Smithfield Jr/Sr H S Arts Talk program $1,130 Arts integration project as part of the Arts Talk professional development program. Education Partnership North Smithfield
NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley Metta International Night Market $1,000 The Metta International Night Market is a one night cultural experience in the heart of Downtown Woonsocket. The Night Market will promote and embrace Woonsocket's growing arts and culture district through cultural education and promoting local multicultu Arts Access Grants Woonsocket
New Urban Arts Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $11,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Newport Art House NewPorch Live Sessions (NPLS) Art Movie Project $1,500 The NPLS Art Movie Project is a monthly outdoor movie series showcasing the NewPorch Live Sessions, the works of RISD Professor Dennis Hlynsky, and an art movie. The sliding-scale admissions fund will go towards recording NewPorch Live Sessions second sea Arts Access Grants Newport
Newport Art Museum and Art Association Investments in Arts & Culture $21,468 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Newport
Newport Film newportFILM OUTDOORS: Free Live Music $2,250 newportFILM respectfully requests $4,500 from RISCA to support musician stipends for live music at newportFILM OUTDOORS, a free summer documentary film series featuring weekly screenings held at locations across Aquidneck Island. As part of this community Arts Access Grants Newport
Newport Gallery Organization Newport Gallery Night $2,000 Monthly Newport Gallery Nights on the second Thursday of the month from 5pm-8pm, Feb.- Dec. with 25 participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions. Participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions host gallery talks, artist demonstra Arts Access Grants Newport
Newport Hospital Healing through Creative Arts $1,000 The Healing Through Creative Arts Program facilitates emotional healing through alleviating interpersonal difficulties among mentally ill adults. The grant will add several new artists that will come once a week during the evenings and/ or weekend for a y Arts in Healthcare Newport
Newport Performing Arts Center 2017 Kids' Summer Sway-Rey $500 Newport Performing Arts Center is planning a second annual “Kids’ [Sway-rey]” for August 2017, featuring RI puppeteer Tim Johnson on the grounds of St. Michael's School in Newport. NPAC’s Soiree Series presents free concerts and performances to the publi Arts Access Grants Newport
Newport Public School Dance IN MATH $5,000 The Newport elementary schools are partnering with Middletown and Portsmouth Schools to integrate
dance into the math curriculum for 1st and 2nd grades. Island Moving Co will be in residency at all Aquidneck
Island elementary schools with workshops for st
Project Grant – Education Newport
North Kingstown Arts Council Shady Lea Open Studios Spring 2018 $500 Artist Open Studio Tour Program North Kingstown
North Providence High School Yellow School Bus $300 Busses for "Othello" @ Trinity Rep. 3/15/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program North Providence
Northern Lincoln Elem School Yellow School Bus $400 Bus to "Lion King Jr" @ Stadium Theatre 4/13/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Manville
Jessica Nouel Fellowship in Folk Arts $1,000 ""Dominican Folk Songs"" Fellowship in Folk Arts Providence
Oasis International African Summer Bash $1,000 Oasis International will celebrate the 25th African Summer Bash this year. The African Summer Bash celebrates through music, dance, cultural art, and cultural foods the artistic richness of Africa and other diverse ethnic groups represented in Southwest Arts Access Grants Providence
Ocean Community Chamber Foundation Bricks and Murals $1,500 Bricks and Murals is a grassroots public art movement to showcase the culture and history of the historic downtown Westerly/Pawcatuck community. During a five-day festival in September 2017, 200 artists will paint more than a dozen original murals on the Arts Access Grants Westerly
Old Slater Mill Association Investments in Arts & Culture $5,694 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Pawtucket
Orlo Avenue School Yellow School Bus $400 State House & Cupola Mural Tour 5/21/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program East Providence
Paul Cuffee School Monday Morning Sing Along and Growing in the Grades_SY 17-18 $2,500 Keith Munslow will lead the lower school assembly in Monday Morning Sing Alongs.
He will lead Kindergarten and Grades 1 – 3 by class on the art of storytelling and music's role in that.
This year, he lead K and Grade 1. This coming year we are hoping t
Project Grant – Education Providence
City of Pawtucket to support Mixed Magic Theatre for Black History Month $500 support for city to host a free event for the community. Mixed Magic Theatre performance/reading of Martin Luther King Jr's letter written from the Birmingham jail. Performance will be on Monday, February 5, 2018 Administrative Pawtucket
Lisa Perez Fellowship in Painting $5,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Painting Cranston
Lydia Perez Folk Arts Apprenticeship $3,000 ""Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba Dance, South-East style of Puerto Rico"" Folk Arts Apprenticeships Warwick
Brandon Perras-Sanchez Death Drop Gorgeous $500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
George J Peters School Yellow School Bus $280 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 11/15/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Cranston
Amy Pickworth Fellowship in Poetry $5,000 Fellowship in Poetry Providence
Ricardo Pitts-Wiley Acting Class for Adults $3,000 This class will offer free acting classes for adults who would not normally be able to afford them, The 8 session program, though not limited to, will have a primary focus on men and women of color who are over 30 or have a college degree. This project i Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Pocasset School Yellow School Bus $350 RISD Museum 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Tiverton
Potter-Burns School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Lucas Pralle Endless Beautiful Project $260 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Primrose Hill School PTO Primrose Hill School Theatre Program $2,000 Primrose Hill School is seeking the RISCA Project Grant for Education to help fund a theatre program for grades 1-3 in partnership with Arts Alive!, a non-profit arts education program. The goal of the program is to expose students to theatre while provid Project Grant – Education Barrington
Providence Athenaeum Investments in Arts & Culture $5,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Providence Ballet Theatre ""Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"" $1,500 Providence Ballet Theatre will create an original production of the classic Grimm’s fairy tale ""Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"". This work features a collaboration between choreographer and Artistic Director Eva Marie Pacheco and composer Tony Lustig c Arts Access Grants Providence
Providence Center for Media Culture The Flick @ Cable Car Cinema $1,500 The Providence Center for Media Culture and The Wilbury Group will collaborate on a performance of Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize winning play, THE FLICK, at the Cable Car Cinema. As a nationally recognized cinematic institution the Cable Car Cinema will l Arts Access Grants Providence
Providence Children's Film Festival Investments in Arts & Culture $3,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Providence CityArts for Youth Investments in Arts & Culture $5,397 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Providence CityArts for Youth RI Teaching Artists Center $18,000 CityArts is the managing partner for the RI Teaching Artists Center, a virtual and physical center for the professional development and support of teaching artists statewide. Education Partnership Providence
Providence Community Library Comics Consortium 2018 $1,500 Walker Mettling will continue to present the Comics Consortium at PCL's libraries. The Comics Consortium will teach a month-long, 8-session course (each session lasting 2 hours) at 4 different PCL libraries, focusing on communal sketchbook games to gener Arts Access Grants Providence
Providence HONK! Fest Providence Honk! Festival 2017 $870 PRONK! is a free, outdoor music festival, featuring brass and drum-based street bands from across the country playing alongside local groups. With public spectacles starring community groups and any community member who spontaneously joins in, PRONK invit Arts Access Grants Providence
Providence Latin American Film Festival 25th Annual Providence Latin American Film Festival $2,500 The Providence Latin American Film Festival (PLAFF) is celebrating 25 years of promoting Latin-American culture through the screening of rarely seen films. Filmmakers from around the globe, including Spain, Portugal, Latin-America, North America, and the Arts Access Grants Providence
Providence Singers Investments in Arts & Culture $10,933 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture East Providence
Pump House Music Works Music series at the Pump House $725 Pump House Music Works (PHMC) will sponsor diverse Rhode Island musicians and bands in a community setting at the historic Pump House in South Kingstown every weekend. The series will highlight a different artist or group each week and will offer donation Arts Access Grants Wakefield
Pump House Music Works Ukulele for All! $1,500 Pump House Music Works (PHMW) will host a regular Thursday night ""Ukulele For All"" session.These will be open to the public,and led by Jonathan Garber (PHMW board member) and one or more accomplished ukulele players.These sessions will be structured in Arts Access Grants Wakefield
Raising Hope Inc Afro-Caribbean Drumming $3,000 Afro-Caribbean drumming engages young people ages 8 to 18 years to develop skills in making music through folk drumming and other percussions, in collaboration with Providence Public Schools, other afterschool programs, or community groups after school ho Project Grant – Education Providence
Raising Hope Inc Afro-Caribbean Drumming $6,000 Afro-Caribbean drumming engages young people ages 8 to 18 years to develop skills in making music through folk drumming and other percussions, in collaboration with Providence Public Schools, other afterschool programs, or community groups after school ho Project Grant – Education Providence
Victor Ramos Saving The Italian: La Comedia $2,900 Filmmaker Victorious Ramos follows up on his successful debut film, La Guagua (The Bus), with another bilingual feature-film called Saving The Italian. Already in production, this multicultural comedy is showcasing local talent, partnering with local busi Project Grant – Individual Artist Pawtucket
Walter E Ranger School Yellow School Bus $350 RISD Museum 6/1/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Tiverton
Reservoir Avenue School Who Painted George Washington on the Dollar Bill? $318 Gilbert Stuart Museum 11/14/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Rhode Island Alliance for Arts in Education PS2018 and ""The Gift of Art"" to the State of RI. $2,000 In May We, in partnership with URI, showcase statewide student art (PS2018) & 1 school district's ""Gift of Art"" at the URI Prov. Campus. We also have a recognition ceremony for the general public, educators, parents & students. In June the Gift of Art f Arts Access Grants Warwick
Rhode Island Black Storytellers Investments in Arts & Culture $3,600 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Rhode Island Chamber Music Concerts Investments in Arts & Culture $3,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Orchestra Investments in Arts & Culture $6,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Cranston
Rhode Island College Foundation Festival of South African Dance $1,000 The Performing Arts Series at Rhode Island College will present a live performance of Festival of South African Dance, featuring The Gumboots and Pantsula Dance Companies, to the college and greater Rhode Island community on Friday October 20, 2017 at the Arts Access Grants Providence
Rhode Island Improv League Rhode Island Interscholastic Improv League $1,500 The League plans to work with 5 RI schools to teach students about narrative structure and add to their ELA curriculum by learning to create improvised theatre. Pairing a professional artist and teacher at each school, we train students into performing en Project Grant – Education North Providence
Rhode Island Latino Arts Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $2,500 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art Investments in Arts & Culture $1,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Saunderstown
Rhode Island School for the Deaf RISDeaf Collaborative Film Project $3,000 RI School for the Deaf will work in partnership with VSA arts RI and filmmaker Alex Laferriere to educate the K-12 students attending RISDeaf from many different communities, unique backgrounds, and neighborhoods across Rhode Island in digital media arts Project Grant – Education Providence
Rhode Island Wind Ensemble Investments in Arts & Culture $1,300 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Rhodes Elementary School Edward S. Yellow School Bus $286 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 11/22/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Cranston
RI Alliance for Arts Education Education Assistance $12,000 This grant is for our RIAAE Education partner to supply assistance in grants management and programming. Education Partnership Warwick
RI Alliance for Arts Education Arts Learning Network $15,000 For Arts Learning Network partnerhsip projects to create youth media, particularly film, and support media education Education Partnership Warwick
RI Dance Alliance Arts Talk program $250 Arts integration project on behalf of Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex as part of the Arts Talk professional development program. Education Partnership Providence
RI Dance Alliance AT @ Sanchez H/S PAYMENT FOR PPSD $1,000 Education Partnership Providence
RI Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School Investments in Arts & Culture $72,640 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture East Providence
RI Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School Arts Talk program $1,330 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts integration program. Education Partnership East Providence
Nancy Richardson Roma Life & Music: A Multi-Generational Experience Promoting Tolerance for Diversity $1,000 Bohemian Quartet will bring an awareness of the cultural struggles & musical lives of the Romani people by (1) immersing local amateur musicians of all ages in the performance of the Roma music & (2) performing for members of the community including those Project Grant – Individual Artist Cranston
Riverside Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 11/9/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Riverside
RiverzEdge Arts Project Investments in Arts & Culture FY 18 $11,500 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Woonsocket
MJ Robinson Toward a World Without Prisons Anthology $2,300 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Luis Rodriguez Music Program Project IDLC $1,750 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Sokeo Ros Cambodian Lullaby $2,300 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
RPM Voices of Rhode Island Investments in Arts & Culture $4,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Sacred Heart School Yellow School Bus $400 Trinity Rep. "Xmas Carol" 11/16/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program East Providence
Salve Regina University Newport County Youth Chorus $2,500 The Newport County Youth Chorus provides an exceptional and engaging choral music education to the youth of Newport before and after school and offers teaching opportunities and mentorship to developing teachers from Salve Regina University. NCYC is a wee Arts Access Grants Newport
Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre Investments in Arts & Culture $27,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
Sarah Satterlee Fellowship in Poetry $1,000 Fellowship in Poetry Rumford
Sara Azriel Schaub MARS Camp After School Program $2,900 MARS Camp is a music, arts, recording, and songwriting program. Combining holistic methods with new technology, MARS takes a visionary approach in helping students discover their voice. Students learn to write, record, produce, and distribute their origin Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Sara Azriel Schaub MARS Camp Summer Program $970 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
School One Write Rhode Island $2,250 Write Rhode Island (WRI) is a fiction competition for RI students in grades 7-12 created by School One and Goat Hill Writers. WRI includes free writing workshops for students at educational sites across RI, curriculum materials for teachers, and a short-s Project Grant – Education Providence
School One Yellow School Bus $400 Gamm Theatre ("As You Like It") 5/23/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Scituate Artists Open Studios $500 Scituate, Foster, Glocester, locations of artist studios, of the organization known as Artist Open Studios http://www.artistopenstudios.org. A collaborative group that has produced this event for 16 years consecutively. Artist Open Studio Tour Program North Scituate
Seven Hills Rhode Island, Inc Integrated Performing and Visual Arts (IPVAP) Program $5,240 Seven Hills Rhode Island, a health and human services organization supporting children and adults with developmental disabilities, will partner with Trinity Repertory Theatre Company to provide a unique performing and visual arts program for children and Arts in Healthcare Woonsocket
Emily Shapiro Posted Providence Community Exhibition $1,250 Posted Providence is a public art exhibition which will live in various Providence civic centers, showcasing an audience-generated response to Trinity Rep’s production of The Mountaintop. Through the installations and pop-up discussions with community sch Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Emily Shapiro Posted Providence Community Exhibition $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Smart Test, Inc. Hip Hop Science $2,250 Smart Test plans to continue to provide a 16-week in-school Hip Hop Science program at Pleasant View and to expand it to Martin Luther King School, in which students will learn basic scientific concepts of motion and apply Newton's Laws of Motion and Grav Project Grant – Education East Greenwich
Smart Test, Inc. Hip Hop Science $2,900 Smart Test plans to expand our 12-week in-school Hip Hop Science program to Martin Luther King School, in which students will learn basic scientific concepts of motion and apply Newton's Laws of Motion and Gravitation to the Hip Hop genre, using their bod Project Grant – Education East Greenwich
Sylvia Ann Soares solo performance piece $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Sophia Academy ROOTwork: The Ring Shout $1,800 Artist yon Tande and Sophia Academy Social Studies combine history and arts curriculum in ROOTwork: The Ring Shout, an 8-week history unit/movement workshop which historically and physically explores a dance/movement tradition of Africa and its Diaspora. Project Grant – Education Providence
South County Chamber Singers South County Chamber Singers (SCCS) Spring 2018 $1,000 On March 10-11, 2018 the South County Chamber Singers will perform “All Things Irish:” Irish folk songs & popular music with Irish instruments & step dancers. On March 3, 2018: two children’s programs of Irish-themed singing, dancing, art, & instrumenta Arts Access Grants  
South KIngstown School Department/ Wakefield Eleme UPBEAT! Drumming and Dancing Around the World. $2,000 The play, open to all school community members, emphasizes diversity and empathy. After losing a sense her own music, the protagonist tours the world searching for something familiar in other cultures. 200 + students will participate with professional fol Project Grant – Education Wakefield
SouthSide Elementary Charter School Yellow School Bus $300 "Little Mermaid" @ Vets 4/27/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Springbrook Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Westerly
St Augustine School Yellow School Bus $400 Providence Ballet Th. @ PPAC 3/29/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
St Luke School Yellow School Bus $400 RISD Museum/ AVI Tour 11/9/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Barrington
St Marys Home for Children Yellow School Bus $400 Stadium Theatre 12/15/17 "Xmas Carol" & "Lion King" Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program North Providence
St Patrick's Parish Yellow School Bus $260 "Footloose" @ Stadium Theatre 11/3/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Alexander St Pierre ProvSlam Youth $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Saunderstown
St Pius V School Yellow School Bus $400 PBT "Night Before Xmas" 12/14 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
St Thomas Regional School Yellow School Bus $270 "Xmas Carol" @ Trinity Rep. 12/12/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Stadium Theatre Foundation Investments in Arts & Culture $7,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Woonsocket
Stages of Freedom America's First Black Diva: Sissieretta Jones at 150 $3,000 Stages of Freedom will host a 3 day national celebration of Sissieretta Jones' 150th anniversary. As America's first Black opera superstar, Jones, a long term resident of Providence, toured the world & sang for four US presidents. The project will feature Arts Access Grants Providence
State St Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Westerly
Steere Farm Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 "Charlotte's Web" @ VMA; 3/5/17 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pascoag
Michael Stewart Fellowship in Fiction $1,000 Fellowship in Fiction Providence
Meg Sullivan Sweet Little Variety Show's 8th Season $1,500 For the past seven years, the Sweet Little Variety Show has presented Rhode Island artists at a monthly cabaret of music, theatre, spoken word, comedy, dance, film, and performance art in downcity Providence. As SLVS approaches their 8th season, they are Project Grant – Individual Artist Cranston
Chris Taylor Fellowship in Crafts $1,000 Fellowship in Crafts Riverside
The Arctic Playhouse Practical Aesthetics Acting for Adults: Beginners $1,000 The Arctic Playhouse is offering a Beginners Practical Aesthetics Acting for Adults class. This 8-week course will be an introduction to acting and Practical Aesthetics, a modern acting technique founded by William H. Macy and David Mamet. It will consist Arts Access Grants West Warwick
The Art Connection-RI Artistic Experiences for Underserved Children $1,350 Recently children at Boys & Girls Club (B&GC) Pawtucket and at Children’s Friend Berkshire Center (CFBC) chose art for their premises through AC-RI. Now they are interested to know the artists and how they created the art. This project will give the child Arts Access Grants Pawtucket
The Autism Project In Harmony Social Skills Group $6,000 In Harmony uses music education as a medium to promote the receptive and expressive communication, understanding of emotions, body regulation, and social interactions of children and teens with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This social skills group i Arts in Healthcare Johnston
The Collaborative Warren Summer Arts Camp $2,500 The Collaborative plans to hold a week-long arts camp for East Bay youth ages 8-16 in four different areas: filmmaking, printmaking, drawing and photography. Arts Access Grants Warren
The Contemporary Theater Company Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $2,500 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Wakefield
The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra 2017 Fall Concert Series and Community Outreach $1,650 The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra (NaBSCO) will continue its record of cultural contributions to the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations via its concert series for the Fall 2017 season, along with associated community outreach Arts Access Grants East Providence
The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra 2018 Spring Concert Series and Community Outreach $1,500 The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra (NaBSCO) will continue its record of cultural contributions to the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations via its concert series for the Spring 2018 season, along with associated community outrea Arts Access Grants East Providence
The Peace Flag Project The United American Peace Flag $870 Artist Cathren Housley and the Peace Flag Project (PFP) will engage adults and children from diverse RI communities to create Peace Flags (PF), which express hopes for a better world. The PFs will be combined to create ""The United American Peace Flag."" Arts Access Grants Providence
The Peace Flag Project The United American Peace Flag $500 Artist Cathren Housley and the Peace Flag Project (PFP) will engage adults and children from diverse RI communities to create Peace Flags (PF), which express hopes for a better world. The PFs will be combined to create ""The United American Peace Flag."" Arts Access Grants Providence
The State Ballet of RI Investments in Arts & Culture $5,000 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture  
The Steel Yard Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $7,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Tiverton Library Foundation Ceramic Murals Depicting Tiverton $2,500 Noted ceramic artists Mika Seeger and Peter Geisser will engage the community in creating sculptural and mosaic murals to be installed in the Tiverton Public Library. This project will build community across generations, cultures and socio-economic groups Arts Access Grants Tiverton
Tiverton Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 RISD Museum 6/5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Tiverton
Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum Investments in Arts & Culture $2,500 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Exeter
Town Of Bristol Garden Sculpture Project – ""RainKeep"" $1,250 Provide an aesthetically pleasing and functional garden sculpture for Mrs Perry's Garden in Bristol's Thomas Park at Silver Creek. It addresses a critical need for water in gardens not served by any municipal source. The ""RainKeep"" will stimulate and en Arts Access Grants Bristol
Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts TAPA/ArtsLiteracy Pilot Curriculum Project $5,000 The faculty and students of Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts will develop and pilot a curriculum based on the ArtsLiteracy Project's Performance Cycle. Project Grant – Education Providence
Trinity Repertory Company Investments in Arts & Culture $90,140 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
Trinity Repertory Company Arts Talk program $7,419 For services provided to the Arts Talk arts intrgration program. Education Partnership Providence
Brian Ulrich Fellowship in Photography $1,000 Fellowship in Photography Cranston
UPP Arts UPP Arts Network Building Workshops for Teachers $2,500 For 2 half days in July 2017 teams of multidisciplinary teachers from 3 high schools will share curricular strategies incorporating nearby Mashapaug Pond & brainstorm w/3 UPP Arts teaching artists for 2017-18 school year. In 5 follow up sessions during th Project Grant – Education Warwick
Maxwell Van Pelt Fellowship in Drawing & Printmaking $1,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Drawing and Printmaking Providence
F. J. Varieur Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Polina Volfovich Fellowship in Drawing & Printmaking $5,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Drawing and Printmaking Providence
Kirsten Volness Verdant Vibes New Music Concert Series $2,000 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Kirsten Volness Fellowship in Music Composition $5,000 Fellowships are highly competitive grants designed to recognize and support artists doing exemplary work in their art form. Fellowship in Music Composition Providence
VSA arts Rhode Island NCAS conference January 2018 $1,700 National Core Arts Standards and You! Conference with the arts education associations and RI Department of Education Education Partnership Pawtucket
VSA arts Rhode Island Investments in Arts & Culture $7,900 General operating support. No full application required. Investments in Arts & Culture Pawtucket
VSA arts Rhode Island Poetry Out Loud $17,500 For the partnership management with RISCA of the Poetry Out Loud program, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Poetry Foundation. Poetry Out Loud is a statewide poetry competition involving a teaching artist for support, and t Education Partnership Pawtucket
Corinne Wahlberg THERE BUT FOR THE Script Development $570 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Warren Preservation Society support for the Warren Walkabout 2018 $500 Administrative Warren
City of Warwick West Bay Open Studio Tour 2017 $500 West Bay Open Studio Tour 2017 Artist Open Studio Tour Program Warwick
Rose Weaver Script Development: Black Women Taking Off The Masks $3,000 Rose Weaver, Actor/Singer/Writer, plans to develop and write a new script about heartache and love in Black women and their search for healing from social and cultural trauma inflicted upon them in the past and present. It will culminate in two staged rea Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Rose Weaver Menopause Mama: A Solo Play with Music $1,500 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
Rose Weaver Fellowship in Play/Screenwriting $5,000 Fellowship in Playwriting/Screenwriting Providence
Webster Avenue School Yellow School Bus $350 "Gershwin's American Songbook" 1st Works 2/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
David Wells Echoing Histories $2,400 Project Grant – Individual Artist Providence
West Broadway Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 "Gershwin's American Songbook" 1stworks 2/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence
Westerly Middle School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. @ Vets 5/22/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Westerly
Wickford Art Association Wickford Art Festival – College Row $1,500 This year the Wickford Art Association (WAA) holds its 55th Annual Wickford Art Festival. In keeping with our Mission: …to educate, encourage and inspire… the WAA will broaden the experience of new, aspiring artists from Rhode Island’s colleges and univ Arts Access Grants Wickford
The Wilbury Theatre Group Investments in Arts & Culture FY18 $5,000 General operating support. Full application submitted and reviewed. Investments in Arts & Culture Providence
William Winsor School Yellow School Bus $400 "Beauty & Beast" @ Stadium Theatre 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Greenville
Henry J Winters School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Pawtucket
Woonsocket H S Arts Talk project $2,700 Arts integration project as part of the Arts Talk professional development program. Education Partnership Woonsocket
Young Woods Elementary School Yellow School Bus $400 RI Philharm. 5/18 Big Yellow School Bus Grant Program Providence