"Grant one of 817 NEA Art Works grants totaling $26.3 million in funding nationwide
Burbank, CA -- April 26, 2013 - National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced today that KCETLink is one of 817 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. KCETLink is recommended for a $75,000 grant to support the station's award-winning transmedia arts and culture journalism series, Artbound.
Artbound, which is composed of short documentaries voted upon by readers from popular articles on the website, features innovative artists and culture creators in diverse artistic practices throughout Southern California. With more than 40 contributors, across 11 counties in the region, Artbound contributors are invested in their communities, diving deeply into stories that are often underrepresented in other media outlets..."