Author Archives: Steve Wilder

2020 BIG MONEY ROUND Now Open!

The 2020 BIG MONEY ROUND is open December 15 – Jan 31, with $25,000 available for art grants between $1,200 – $6,000! Click HERE To Apply For Art Grants! Click HERE For The Art Grant Q&A  •  Click HERE For The CATS Manifesto

Love Art? Join CATS In 2020!

With the first round of art grants opening in January our department is already at work preparing for next year’s event, and we’re looking for new members to join CATS (Creative Art Team Support).  If you’re art-curious and want to become a part of making art happen at Apogaea consider joining CATS! Click HERE to […]

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Seed Grant Round Now Open!

Artists! The Apogaea “Seed” creative grant round opened today, and we’ll be accepting applications until it closes on Feb 19th at 11:59 pm.  The Seed round is for projects requesting grants up to $599.   A total of $8,000 is available to be awarded during this round. Seed round funding is earmarked namely for raw materials […]

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Art Grant Deadlines Extended Two Weeks!

Artists of Apogaea!  With the recent announcement that Apogaea 2019 will be held in Valdez June 6-9, we at CATS are extending the deadlines for the art grant rounds currently open.  This applies to both Effigy/Temple grants and also Big Money grants — the deadline for these is now November 19th. The schedule for Seed […]

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2019 Theme Contest is OPEN!

It’s time to decide on the Apogaea 2019 theme! Do your civic duty and participate! Do you have an absolutely brilliant theme idea for Apogaea 2019? Do you want to avoid Moist 2.0? Send us your idea! Click Here To Submit Your Theme Idea! Submissions close at 11:59 PM on Tuesday 10/16/18. Only one theme […]

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2018 Afterburn Report Is Out!

Howdy Apogaeans! The 2018 Afterburn Report is out for your perusal, detailing every aspect of Apogaea 2018. This includes attendance details, departmental specifics, and what could be better for next year. Hit up the link to download the PDF and see what you may have missed! Click HERE to download the 2018 Apogaea Afterburn Report!

2018 CATS End Of Year Report Available!

The 2018 CATS End Of Year Report is now available for download! This document describes the 2018 creative grant process at Apogaea Inc., in as transparent a manner as possible. The document is made available to Apogaea, Inc. and the Apogaea community via this website. Some of the people responsible for authoring this document are […]

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Big News About Grant Money!

Apogaea Effigy and Temple grant rounds open September 14! Big Money Round opens October 1. Hello Apogaean artists! We here at CATS want to let you know of some exciting news regarding our grant process. We’ve heard your requests for earlier funding for big projects and easier support for returning or traveling art. We know […]

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As we wave the finishing flag for some of our board members, we now open nominations for new members to join. Elected board terms are three years. Being on the board means committing to work on Apogaea year-round, responding to emails, attending meetings, and creating and maintaining this container for our incredible community to do […]

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