News

November Artist News

November Artist News

published: Oct. 29, 2020

MULTIPLE ARTISTS
Opening on November 7 (through January 2021), the group show The Long Dream at the Museum of Contemporary Art features work by thirteen 3Arts artists*. “Against the backdrop of a global pandemic and a renewed reckoning over …

Read More...

3Arts Takes It to the Next Level

3Arts Takes It to the Next Level

published: Oct. 19, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

3Arts grants $470,000 to 23 of Chicago’s women artists, artists of color, and d/Deaf and disabled artists,
largest award year in organization’s history

Visual artists Hương Ngô, Amanda Williams, and Folayemi Wilson each receive $50,000 as inaugural …

Read More...

3Arts Awards $470,000 to Artists

3Arts Awards $470,000 to Artists

published: Oct. 5, 2020

3Arts to award $470,000 to Chicago artists: 'This is the year to encourage people to find hope’

 

CHICAGO TRIBUNE |
OCT 5, 2020 | 12:01 AM

Dancemaker/poet J’sun Howard was in Japan when the …

Read More...

PRESS RELEASE: 2020 3Arts Awards

PRESS RELEASE: 2020 3Arts Awards

published: Oct. 5, 2020

3Arts awards nearly half a million dollars to Chicago’s women artists, artists of color, and d/Deaf and disabled artists 

Awards event on October 19 is FREE for the public to attend via YouTube Live and includes new works by 15 …

Read More...

October Artist News

October Artist News

published: Sept. 29, 2020

IVELISSE DIAZ (2019 3Arts Community Awardee)
Ivelisse recorded the Bomba style percussion and vocals for Santiago of the Seas, a new cartoon series debuting on Nickelodeon on October 9.

BEN LAMAR GAY (2018 3Arts/Stan Lipkin & Evelyn Appell …

Read More...

Arts for Illinois Relief Fund

Arts for Illinois Relief Fund

published: Sept. 14, 2020

Update as of 10/27/20: The selection process for emergency grants to individual artists through the Arts for Illinois Relief Fund is now complete. All applicants were notified as of September 8. AIRF grants to individual artists will be on …

Read More...

September Artist News

September Artist News

published: Aug. 31, 2020

ALBERTO AGUILAR (2011 3Arts Awardee)
The Franklin presents a new installation of Alberto’s called “(In) Between Out II” as part of the group exhibition Artists Run Chicago 2.0 focusing on local, artist-run spaces, on view now through November 1 at …

Read More...

August Artist News

August Artist News

published: July 28, 2020

DEE ALEXANDER (2012 3Arts Awardee)
On August 9 (7:30pm), Dee performs with collaborator John McLean in this special episode of “Sunday Night Jazz” livestreamed by the Hyde Park Jazz Festival.

TATSU AOKI (2010 3Arts Awardee)
Tatsu is a co-recipient …

Read More...

July Artist News

July Artist News

published: June 29, 2020

REGINA HARRIS BAIOCCHI (2011 3Arts Awardee in Music)
On July 8, Regina’s compositions will be performed as part of the 6Degrees Composers Showcase presented by Hothouse. Additionally, video recordings of two of Regina’s works are now available on Youtube, …

Read More...

June Artist News

June Artist News

published: May 28, 2020

BEN LAMAR GAY (2018 3Arts/Stan Lipkin & Evelyn Appell Lipkin Awardee)
The Jazz Coalition selected Ben to create a new work as part of their Commission Fund with contributions intended to “become a new canon of music that represents our …

Read More...

May Artist News

May Artist News

published: April 25, 2020

SOPHIA NAHLI ALISON (2014 3Arts Awardee)
BlackStar Film Festival is presenting a special online screening Sophia’s award-winning 2019 short film, A Love Song for Latasha, during May 1-3. “A Love Song For Latasha is a dreamlike archive in conversation …

Read More...

April Artist Events

April Artist Events

published: March 30, 2020

NEWS: 

  • Huong Ngo (2018 3Arts/Reva & David Logan Foundation Awardee) is among 51 artists selected to exhibit in Prospect.5, the New Orleans international art triennial, scheduled to open in October.
  • Norman Teague (2019 3Arts/Denise & Gary Gardner Awardee) …
Read More...

March Artist Events

March Artist Events

published: Feb. 25, 2020

NEWS: 

Read More...

2020 Artist Projects on 3AP

2020 Artist Projects on 3AP

published: Feb. 12, 2020

In 2020, new artworks by 20 Chicago artists will be supported on 3AP (3Arts Projects).

3AP is a unique online crowdfunding platform that has a built-in match to help Chicago artists finance new creative work. In addition to matching …

Read More...

3AP Impact Study

3AP Impact Study

published: Feb. 11, 2020

3AP (3Arts Projects) is a unique crowdfunding platform with a built-in match that helps Chicago artists finance new creative work.

Since 2012, the program has supported more than 131 projects, distributed more than $692,000 to Chicago artists, and maintained an …

Read More...

These Artists Are Going Somewhere

These Artists Are Going Somewhere

published: June 10, 2019

Three cheers to the 3Arts Residency Fellowship recipients for 2019-20!

Six 3Arts artists have been selected for our next round of residency fellowships at spectacular artist communities from France to Florida. These all-expenses-paid, month-long residencies include $2,000 stipends and airfare. …
Read More...