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Artist Grants

For over 50 years, ArtsFairfax’s commitment to the arts has been a constant in times of struggle and celebrations of success. Today, our arts community faces challenges like we have never experienced before. The COVID-19 crisis shows us that the arts are more important than ever in healing our hearts and minds and providing comfort and joy to the Fairfax community.

ArtsFairfax created the Emergency Relief and Recovery Grants to address the COVID-19 crisis and provide safety net funding for artists and arts organizations facing unprecedented challenges.

ArtsFairfax invites you to learn more about our Emergency Relief and Recovery Act Grant recipients and encourages you to support the arts in your community.

Travis Childers
Travis Childers, artist Ruby Projects Fairfax Countian Travis Childers is an artist. "Although the materials I use are ordinary, I think they can make interesting statements about the world, huma...
Virginia Winds Academy
A season canceled abruptly. A favorite piece left unperformed—plans for every aspect of life now unknown. COVID-19 infiltrated our community and silenced the mighty sounds of the Virginia Winds Aca...