Spotlight on the New Duval County Artist Grant Program

Spotlight on the New Duval County Artist Grant Program

The Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville, is proud to unveil a landmark initiative aimed at nurturing the arts within our community: the Duval County Artist Grant Program. This historic program is set to award $10,000 each to 60 deserving artists, encompassing a diverse array of mediums and disciplines, from painters and sculptors to curators and cultural producers.

If you're a professional artist or a creative worker who enhances the work of individual artists, this opportunity is tailored for you.

Key Dates to Remember:

  • Applications Open: July 29, 2024
  • Pre-Application Workshops: July 31 and August 21, 2024
  • Application Deadline: August 30, 2024
  • Grant Awards Announcement: October 2024

For detailed information and to apply, visit Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville's Grant Page.

Bespoke House: Empowering Artists and Creators

At the Bespoke House Artisan Community, we are excited to support our members through this incredible opportunity. This grant is not just about financial support—alongside Bespoke House Members, it's a comprehensive professional development journey, designed to elevate the artistic and entrepreneurial skills of each participant. As part of our mission to empower artists and foster creativity, we will be hosting exclusive workshops to guide our members through the grant application process. These sessions aim to maximize your potential for success, providing insider tips and personalized guidance.

Join Our Creative Sanctuary

Bespoke House is more than just a space; it's a thriving creative sanctuary modeled akin to a country club but designed for the First Coast's vibrant creative class. With live/work spaces, gallery exhibitions, and a community of like-minded individuals, we provide an environment where creativity meets opportunity.

Summer Membership Drive: To make our community more accessible, we're currently offering the first month of membership for free, with ongoing memberships starting at just $20 a month. Join us today and be part of something truly transformative!

Bespoken For: Live Stream Success

Through our Bespoken For platform, we broadcast live streams that showcase the rich tapestry of First Coast’s creative talents. This platform not only highlights artistic endeavors but also offers a space for artists to share their stories and speak for causes they are passionate about.

The Essence of 'Bespoke'

The term 'bespoke' originates from the verb 'bespeak', referring to ordering goods to a particular specification. At Bespoke House, we embody this concept by offering a platform where artists can not only create but also speak for something—whether it be social change, personal growth, or cultural celebration.

Join Bespoke House Today

Don’t miss out on the Duval County Artist Grant Program or the chance to join the Bespoke House Artisan Community, where your creative aspirations can soar to new heights. Remember, at Bespoke House, you're not just joining a community; you're becoming part of a movement. Visit us at to learn more and become a member today. Speak for something. Create with purpose. Thrive with us.

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