ABOUT THE FOUNDATION

The Harpo Foundation was established in 2006 to support emerging visual artists. The foundation seeks to stimulate creative inquiry and to encourage new modes of thinking about art. We view the definitions of art and artist to be open-ended and expansive.

We Are
A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION

The Harpo Foundation is an artist-endowed non-profit organization dedicated to the support of emerging visual artists. We offer support via our Grants and Fellowships programs.

Our Programs
GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS

The Foundation’s grant program awards 7-10 grants annually. Grants are made directly to artists to support their development and to non-profit organizations in support of new work by artists. The Foundation also supports two residency fellowship programs.

Who Can Apply?
ELIGIBILITY AND CRITERIA

For detailed information on eligibility and criteria on any of our grants and fellowships please Read More.

GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS

Grants for Visual Artists

The Grants for Visual Artists award provides direct support to emerging visual artists 21 years or older.

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Emerging Artist Residency

The Emerging Artist Residency Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute.

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Native American Residency

Native American Residency Fellowships at the Vermont Studio Center.

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New Work Project Grants

New Work Project Grants are made to non-profit organizations in support of new work by emerging visual artists 21 years or older.

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