for Artists

Grant Opportunities

Apply for Support
Available Now
FY 15 StARTS Program - Open Deadline
FY15 Artstour & Live Music - Open Deadline

Arts Directories

Explore listings of art fairs and your contemporaries statewide.

Knowledge Center

Helpful web-based resources for Artists, from A to Z.

Announcements

Information for Artists about funding, awards, and initiatives.

eGrant.net link NEA Art Works
Illinois Cultural Data Project Link

 

 

 

 

 

The Illinois Arts Council Agency acknowledges continuous support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

for Organizations

Grant Opportunities

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Available Now
FY 15 StARTS Program - Open Deadline
FY15 Artstour & Live Music - Open Deadline

Arts Directories

Explore listings of art fairs and your contemporaries statewide.

Knowledge Center

Helpful web-based resources for Arts Organizations, from A to Z.

Announcements

Information for Arts Organizations about funding, awards, and initiatives.

NEA Art Works
Illinois Cultural Data Project Link

 

 

 

 

 

The Illinois Arts Council Agency acknowledges continuous support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

for Educators

Grant Opportunities

Apply for Support
Available Now
FY 15 StARTS Program - Open Deadline
FY15 Artstour & Live Music - Open Deadline

Arts Directories

Explore listings of art fairs and rosters of teaching or touring artists statewide.

Knowledge Center

Helpful web-based resources for Educators, from A to Z.

Announcements

Information for Educators about funding, awards, and initiatives.

NEA Art Works
Illinois Cultural Data Project Link

 

 

 

 

 

The Illinois Arts Council Agency acknowledges continuous support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

Grantees

Map showing the locations of grant recipients in the state of Illinois.

Arts Impact

  • 100/91 % of Illinois Senate/House districts receiving direct IACA support (FY2013).  Follow this link for a list of all IACA grantees by Legislative District.

  • 33,939 arts-related businesses in Illinois (as of January 2012).  Follow this Link for details.

  • 144,418 Illinois artists directly benefiting from IACA support (FY2012).