Reimagined Spaces

Activating underused spaces through the arts

Peter Jasso, Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission Director

(785) 296-2178


Kate Van Steenhuyse, KCAIC Chief Programs Officer


Reimagined Spaces provides funding for communities to temporarily provide vacant spaces for artists and arts organizations to create art and public programming. Publicly accessible spaces are transformed to into centers for artistic expression and public engagement.

Grant Amount
The total project cost must be at least twice the amount of the grant request. The maximum grant amount is $10,000.

There is a 1:1 match requirement for this program. The matching funds must consist of at least 25% cash expense provided by the applicant; in-kind, non-monetary donations and volunteer hours may be counted up to 50% of the required match.

Who Qualifies
Established 501(c)(3) organizations based in Kansas
Units of local government
Federally recognized tribes

Eligibility Requirements
Eligible projects include:
Artist studios
Galleries and exhibition spaces
Performance spaces
Art installations
Pop-up cinemas

Application Period

The application period for this program is now closed. Please check back in 2021 for information about the next grant round.

Additional Resources

KCAIC Board Members
Pilot Programs General Guidelines and Policies

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