For Individual Artists

GCAC exists to support artists and arts organizations in Columbus. We have Individual Artist Fellowships in several disciplines, as well as professional development and supply grants. In addition we have a host of resources we’ve compiled to help you with everything from our Arts Legal Assistance Program, other grant sources, resources for health insurance and available studio space.  The OPPArt workshops present a range of topics useful to artists in many disciplines. Be sure to sign up for your free profile on ColumbusArts.com/Artists.  The Artist Directory is one of only a few free, multidisciplinary directories in the country and serves visual artists, dancers, actors, musicians and writers. We also invite you to learn more about GCAC, our mission and history, as well as take advantage of our advocacy and research resources so that you have the information you need to help tell the story of why the arts are important to Columbus.

For Organizations

GCAC exists to support arts organizations and artists in Columbus. We have a number of grant programs your organization can apply to for funding. In addition we have a host of resources we’ve compiled to help your organization with everything from our Arts Legal Assistance Program, other grant sources, web resources, working with boards and more. The Community Arts Partnership Awards provides an opportunity for your organization to recognize the businesses that support you.  The awards program takes place in October each year and nominations open in late July. We also invite you to learn more about GCAC, our mission and history, as well as take advantage of our advocacy and research resources so that you have the information you need to help tell the story of why the arts are important to Columbus.

For Community Leaders

We invite you to learn more about GCAC, our mission and history, as well as take advantage of our advocacy and research resources so that you have the information you need to help tell the story of why the arts are important to Columbus. The Community Arts Partnerships Awards program is produced to help recognize businesses, community leaders and individuals for their support of the arts. The Columbus Arts Festival happens each year in June.  It’s a great way highlight your business through sponsorships or advertising in the Festival Guidebook, a free way to experience the wonderful diversity of the arts in our community and to show off our city to family, friends and visitors.

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