Intersection of Art & Activism
Alternate ROOTS is an organization based in the Southern USA whose mission is
to support the creation and presentation of original art, in all its forms, which is
rooted in a particular community of place, tradition or spirit. As a coalition of cultural
workers we strive to be allies in the elimination of all forms of oppression. ROOTSis
committed to social and economic justice and the protection of the natural world
and addresses these concerns through its programs and services.
Visit Alternate ROOTS for more information on their programs and artists.
Innovative Grant-Giving in the Nations Artistic Capitals
Artadia's mission is to encourage innovative practice and meaningful dialogue
across the United States by providing visual artists in specific communities
with unrestricted rewards and a national network of support. Artadia supports
art-making in local communities. Our programs, which provide financial support
and relationships, are unique in their scope. We embrace the local, becoming
an integral part of communities, and we help connect these communities to the
Currently the only Southern city Artadia serves is Atlanta and its metro region.
Visit Arcadia.org and see what cities have access to its services.
Integrated Financial and Advisory Support to Artists
Creative Capital is a national nonprofit organization that provides
integrated financial and advisory support to artists pursuing adventurous
projects in all disciplines. Our pioneering approach combines funding,
counsel and career development services to enable a project’s
success and foster sustainable practices for our grantees.
See what else Creative Capital has to offer.