Kindling Fund Info Session at The Cannery at South Penobscot

Community event

Kindling Fund Info Session at The Cannery at South Penobscot

The Kindling Fund supports artist-organized projects that engage audiences and incorporate the visual arts in meaningful ways. With a focus on experimentation, the Fund distributes grants to Maine artists ranging from $1,500 - $5,000. Successful applications value unconventional engagement, critical dialogue, collaboration, and create new models for presenting artists' work.

This event is one of six statewide informational sessions that are free and open to the public. Attendance is recommended for applicants living in Maine who are not currently enrolled in an academic program. For more information including details on eligibility requirements, please visit

The Kindling Fund is administered by SPACE as part of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Regional Regranting Network.

Deadline to apply: Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 11:59pm 

2017 Kindling Fund recipient, The Cannery at South Penobscot is housed in a former canning factory straddling the Winslow Stream and presents contemporary experimental art with a focus on sound, music, performance, and the world.

Their aims are to encourage exchanges with local and global communities and to explore the continua of the arts, sciences, crafts, philosophy, technology, and earth practices. For more information please visit


September 29, 2018
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
The Cannery at South Penobscot
207 Southern Bay Rd.
Penobscot, ME 04476