GRANTS & AWARDS

 

The IFPDA Foundation provides various grants and awards throughout the year, benefiting many deserving institutions and organizations. Currently, the foundation offers Foundation Grants, the Book Award, Curatorial Internship grants, the Richard Hamilton Acquisition Prize, and the Jordan Schnitzer Award for Excellence in Printmaking. 

FOUNDATION GRANTS

The Foundation provides financial support to museums and non-profit organizations for exhibitions, publications, and educational projects that promote greater awareness and understanding of printmaking as an artistic medium.

Grants are made to non-profit organizations that are certified tax-exempt under section 501(c) (3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service code. Applications from organizations outside the United States that can document not-for-profit status will also be considered.

Online submission typically opens in January each year and must be completed by April. Please download the Grants Guidelines for complete details.

 

The 2022 Grant applications closed on April 15.

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2020

Katonah Museum Of Art Inc

ARRIVALS

For support of the interpretive and educational activities associated with the exhibition ARRIVALS.

2020

Guttenberg Arts

Space & Time Artist Residency Programs

To help support printmakers during the Space and Time Artist Residency Program.

2020

International Print Center New York

Living In America

To provide support for the exhibition Living In America.

2020

Self Help Graphics & Art

SHG Biennial Printmaking Summit

To support programming during the SHG's Biennial Printmaking Summit.

2019

British Museum

Research publication: Late Hokusai: Thought, Technique, Society

To support the research publication ‘Late Hokusai: Thought, Technique, Society’, based on the scholarly discussions and outcomes of a symposium on the British Museum’s hugely popular exhibition, Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave.

2017

Cape Ann Museum, Massachusetts

Drawn from Nature & on Stone: The Lithographs of Fitz Henry Lane

2017

International Print Center New York

PRINTFEST 2017

2019

Krannert Art Museum

Artists as Advocates: Seeking Social Justice in the 1930s

In support of the exhibition Pressing Issues: Printmaking as Social Justice in the 1930s United States.

2017

Morris Museum of Art [Augusta, Georgia]

The Artists of the Charleston Renaissance

2020

Blanton Museum of Art

After Michelangelo, Past Picasso: Leo Steinberg's Library of Prints

For support of the exhibition After Michelangelo, Past Picasso: Leo Steinberg's Library of Prints.

2020

The Hermitage Museum & Gardens

Whistler and Company: The Etching Revival: The Hermitage Museum and Gardens 2021

To support the exhibition Whistler and Company: The Etching Revival: The Hermitage Museum and Gardens 2021.

2020

New York Public Library

Fortune and Folly in 1720 exhibition, and the publication: Meltdown! Picturing the World's First Bubble Economy

To support the Fortune and Folly in 1720 exhibition, and its accompanying publication: Meltdown! Picturing the World's First Bubble Economy.

2020

The Todd Art Gallery at Middle Tennessee State University

Screenprint Biennial Symposium

To assist with funding for artist demonstrations at Screenprint Biennial Symposium and support documentation in the form of a catalog and web archive.

2017

Art in Print

Voices in Print (Continuation)

2019

Dieu Donné Paper Mill

Papermaking Workshop & Exhibition For Printmaking Students

For its Papermaking Workshop & Exhibition For Printmaking Students, a new one-day papermaking workshop and pop-up exhibition for MFA and BFA printmaking students at Dieu Donné.

2019

Flint Institute of Arts

Exhibition, Political and Personal: Images of Gay Identity

For Political and Personal: Images of Gay Identity, an exhibition culminated by the IFPDA supported internship in 2018.

2017

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

The Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy

2020

Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation

For the Greatest Number: Artifacts of the New Deal

To support public programming and the exhibition For the Greatest Number: Artifacts of the New Deal.

2020

Hunterdon Art Museum

PRINT+: Sameness and Otherness in Contemporary Printmedia

To provide exhibition support for PRINT+: Sameness and Otherness in Contemporary Print Media.

2020

Seattle Print Arts

Seattle Print Arts Community Education

To support its community outreach mission allowing artists talks and demonstrations to be open to the public.

2020

Van Gogh Museum

The Technique of Color Lithography in Exhibition from Proof to Perfection

To support an educational video on the technique of color lithography in exhibition from Proof to perfection.

2019

Derfner Judaica Museum at The Hebrew Home at Riverdale

Impressions of Eastern Europe: Prints from the Permanent Collection

To fund Impressions of Eastern Europe: Prints From the Permanent Collection, an exhibition of prints by European and American artists from the early 20th century to the mid-1970s, whose works reflect the displacements and migrations experienced during their lifetimes.

2019

EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop

Print Now Series: Demonstrations, Workshops and Discussions

For its Print Now Series, a free, public program with professional lectures, Master Printer demos, and printmaking workshops.

2017

Kupferstich Kabinett Dresden

International Conference "Beyond Reproductive Printmaking. Prints and the Canon of European Painting (ca. 1500 "“ 1810)"

2019

Milwaukee Art Museum

Landfall Press: Five Decades of Printmaking

To support public programming for the exhibition, Landfall Press: Five Decades of Printmaking, organized by former IFPDA Curatorial Intern, Nikki Otten.