Thursday, April 22, 2010

SAQA Awarded $25,000 Grant by National Endowment for the Arts

The Chairman for the National Endowment for the Arts announced today that Studio Art Quilt Associates is one of the Visual Arts grant award winners for 2010


This grant of $25,000 is awarded to support the costs of the Creative Force 2010 exhibition. The exhibition, to be held during the Houston International Quilt Festival, will include approximately 50 quilts by members of Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc.

http://www.nea.gov/grants/recent/10grants/10AAE2.php?CAT=Access&DIS=Visual%20Arts

“Besides the financial help that this award provides, we are very proud that our organization's exhibition is recognized as being a part of the Visual Arts category”, said Martha Sielman, SAQA’s Executive Director