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The Franklin Furnace Fund online application extends deadline
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NEW DEADLINE: April 8th, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

2021 is the 36th anniversary of the Franklin Furnace Fund. 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 produce major performance art works in New York.

WATCH THE RECORDING OF THE 2021-22 APPLICATION GUIDELINES & INFO SESSION
Launch of 2021-22 Application & Guidelines – Information Session, RECORDING


WHERE: FF Digital LOFT

WATCH WEBINAR

Learn what constitutes a well-prepared grant application.
For this info session, we were joined by multidisciplinary artist, Franklin Fund Recipients and panelist Francheska Alcantara and Hector Canonge. Alcantara and Canonge conversed about how to apply for a Franklin Furnace Fund, provided helpful tips on grant-writing and answered questions regarding different sections of our guidelines.



This work was made possible, in part, by the Franklin Furnace Fund supported by Jerome Foundation, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the NYSCA Electronic Media/Film in Partnership with Wave Farm: Media Arts Assistance Fund, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and The SHS Foundation.








Franklin Furnace Archive Announces the 2020-21 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.

Dear Franklin Furnace Aficionados:

Thank you very much for your spiritual and concrete support. Franklin Furnace and staff are all now working remotely to safely continue our mission.

For the latest news about upcoming events, including performance art presentations of 2020 Franklin Furnace Fund recipients, please visit this page for the latest news. If you have any questions at any time please email us at mail@franklinfurnace.org

Stay healthy because only together can we continue Franklin Furnace’s mission to make the world safe for avant-garde art!

Yours truly,

Harley Spiller
Ken Dewey Director


Announcing WEEKLY SPOTLIGHT

In March 2020, Franklin Furnace started a new initiative entitled Weekly Spotlight. Each week our Goings On eBlast now provides a free public link to work in our archives by a Franklin Furnace artist alumn. To see them all please visit our weekly
Goings On newsletter.


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.