2021 Grant Awards

This year, Saratoga Arts has awarded $93,654.00 to support community-based arts programming in Saratoga, Fulton, and Montgomery Counties for events taking place in 2021.

Saratoga Arts congratulates all of the 2021 Community Arts Grants recipients and will work hard to promote each grant recipient’s funded project. Saratoga Arts will share specific program dates, locations, and other details throughout the year on our social media, website, and emails.

See a complete list of artists and organizations that have been funded in past years’ grant cycles: Past Grant Awardees

For more information on Community Arts Grants, contact our grants coordinator, Charlie Owens (cowens@saratoga-arts.org)

2021 Fulton & Montgomery Counties Community Arts Awardees

City of Amsterdam

Circle of Life Mosaic

featured artist: Ann M. Thane

$ 2,870.00

The Glove Theatre

2021 Children's Production

$ 2,300.00

The Glen Conservancy

Glen Conservancy Concert Series

$ 5,000.00

HFM Prevention Council

Creative Connections Clubhouse

Crafts and Creations: Vinyl Workshop

$ 1,030.00

HFM Prevention Council

Creative Connections Clubhouse

CCC Basketball Court Mural

$ 400.00

2021 Saratoga County Community Arts Awardees

Adirondack Center Stage, Inc.

Summer Theatre Workshop 2021

$ 5,000.00

Ballston Spa Public Library

Ballston Spa Street Banner Program- Our Natural Home

featured artist: Mark Blech

$ 5,000.00

DanceFlurry Organization

2021 Flurry Festival of Traditional Music and Dance

$ 5,000.00

Friends of Saratoga Springs Public Library

Saratoga Book Festival 2021

$ 5,000.00

Home Made Theater

Something Rotten

$ 5,000.00

Saratoga Shakespeare Company


$ 5,000.00

Saratoga Springs Arts District

2021 Beekman Street Art Fair

$ 5,000.00

Saratoga Springs Public Library

St-ART a Conversation: Create for Change in Saratoga

sponsored organization: CREATE Community Studios

$ 5,000.00

Schuylerville Public Library

Beginning Nature Photography

$ 1,500.00

Senior Citizens Center of Saratoga Springs

Lunchtime Concerts

$ 5,000.00

Southern Saratoga Art Society

Access to Artists Program

$ 1,500.00

United Methodist Church of Saratoga Springs 

Good Trouble on the Journey to Justice

sponsored organization: The League of Women Voters of Saratoga County

$ 4,454.00

Village of Ballston Spa

The 4th Annual Ballston Spa Birdhouse Program

featured artist: Mark Blech

$ 5,000.00

Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park

Painting in Nature at the Wilton Preserve

$ 2,150.00

Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park

Blues for the Blue Butterflies

$ 1,950.00

2021 Arts Education Awardees

Ballston Area Recreation Commission

Nature Exploration Hiking Club and Theater Skills Class

$ 750.00

Liberty ARC (NYSARC, Montgomery County Chapter)

My Best Life

$ 3,000.00

Taryn Matusik

Shade They'll Never Sit Under

$ 3,000.00

The Ballston Community Public Library

Don’t Wait to Unmake a Bully

$ 1,700.00

2021 Individual Artist Awardees

Karen Sewell

The Power Hat Project

$ 2,500.00

Mark Blech

The Power of US

$ 2,400.00

Andy Fogle

All on Fire: Visions of John Brown

$ 2,150.00

Reese Fulmer

It's All A Dream

$ 2,500.00

Torrance Fish


$ 2,500.00

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Saturday: 12pm-4pm

Sunday: Closed

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Saratoga Arts' programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.  

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