The Ignite Fund supports experimental and groundbreaking visual arts-based work by Chicago-area artists and artist-led collectives.

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New Art Coming to Chicago

The Chicago-based nonprofit organization, 3Arts, is partnering with The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts to launch the Ignite Fund to support the creation and public presentation of new visual arts-based projects by Chicago-area artists and artist-led collectives.

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Application Open!

The application for Ignite Fund grants is now open and will close on June 24, 2022. Please review the guidelines, application requirements, and FAQs.

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