Franklin Furnace News & Events

Dear Franklin Furnace Aficionados:

Thank you very much for your spiritual and concrete support. Franklin Furnace intends to stay open to continue its mission.

Our small staff works from a large office on the campus of Pratt Institute, which remains open for now – for news about the upcoming events of 2020 Franklin Furnace Fund artists, please check this page for the latest news. If you have any questions at any time please email us at mail@franklinfurnace.org or call 718-687-5800.

Stay healthy because only together can we continue making the world safe for avant-garde art!

Yours truly,

Harley Spiller
Ken Dewey Director

We have extended our application deadline to:

MAY 1, 2020 - 11:59 EST
APPLY HERE!


Now accepting applications to the FRANKLIN FURNACE FUND!

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Franklin Furnace is now accepting applications from early career artists to enable them to produce major performance art works in New York. Please read the application guidelines, and apply using our online application form. In order to access the online application form, you must first complete a brief questionnaire that will help determine your eligibility. If eligibility is confirmed, you will be provided with a link to the online application.


Franklin Furnace Archive Announces the 2019-20 Franklin Furnace Fund Recipients

Initiated in 1985 with the support of Jerome Foundation, Franklin Furnace has annually awarded grants to early career artists selected by peer panel review to enable them to prepare major performance art works in New York.


Franklin Furnace Archive Announces the 2018-19 Franklin Furnace Fund Recipients

Initiated in 1985 with the support of Jerome Foundation, Franklin Furnace has annually awarded grants to early career artists selected by peer panel review to enable them to prepare major performance art works in New York.