Category Archives: Fundraising

2016 Dance Artist Development Award Grantees

Congratulations! ARCOS is thrilled to announce the recipients of our 2nd annual Dance Artist Development Award. We offer this microgrant in the community of Austin not only as financial support, but also to provide vital practice to independent artists to represent their work to others. We hope the process of writing and preparing artist statements, […]

Giving Tuesday 2015

In pursuing our mission, ARCOS continues to experiment with adventurous new kinds of artistic experiences—innovating everything from how we fund and create performances to where and how we bring them to audiences. As you have seen in previous updates, our ambitious endeavors have been recognized this past year by arts critics, institutions awarding grants and residencies, and, […]


Created as a response to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a national day of giving and philanthropy. Families and individuals were encouraged to be generous in whatever ways mattered to them, whether that meant volunteering at a local charity or donating to a favorite cause. Last year over 2,500 charities, volunteer organizations, corporations, and foundations came together […]