The Board of Trustees at the Greater Columbus Arts Council has approved 246 Support for Professional Artists (SPA) grants totaling $293,812 and 28 Project Support grants totaling $293,700.
Spokesperson for GCAC Nicholas Dekker said “Support for Professional Artists (SPA) grants are intended to assist individual artists and groups of artists creating together on a permanent basis in making new art, growing artistic skills, and marketing to a broader audience.
Band/Ensemble Name Grant Amount
Alex Burgoyne Quartet $2,000
Cellar Dwellers $2,000
Easy Tiger $2,000
Fellow Hollow $2,000
Forever Strange $2,000
Gathering Stars $2,000
Gymfea Productions LLC $1,970
Hello Emerson, $2,000
Ingram Street $2,000
Jinx the Fox $2,000
Lisa Gain & the Rusty Silos $2,000
Speak Seldom $1,750
Terrence J. Dooley and Testimony $2,000
The Quasi Kings $1,995
The Rough Touch $2,000
The Simba Jordan Band $1,749
On the Columbus Arts Festival coming up in June 10-12, 2022, Nicolas Dekker said “We are moving full steam ahead! We’ll be announcing the presenting artists this week and are assembling performance schedules.”
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