Greenwich Village, NYC 646-368-5623

A space for artists and writers to create, present, and archive hard-to-categorize work of spectacular originality in all media, and find additional appreciation for it in the wider world.

Rates, Services, & Equipment

Creative Projects Grants

Creative Project Grants are awarded on an ongoing basis to 8 artists/year doing creative, experimental, narrative, language-based, musical, visual or conceptual video, Super-8 film and/or Mac computer work.

Political, promotional, documentary and commercial projects are NOT within the framework of the grant, although low rates, discounts and budget packages for projects of all types are available. (See Services Link, above.)

Eight artists will be selected during the year to receive grants for 30 hours of subsidized use of eMediaLoft Video/Super-8/Audio suite with editor or Artist's Book/Writing Assistance, in blocks of at least 5hr segments over the course of the year.

Creative Project Grants subsidize the hourly rates in Video/Computer Suite, with editor/instuctor.
Final Cut Pro/DVD Studio Pro/Audio Digital Editing and all Computer Work in Any Program.............$45/hr w/editor (normally $65)
Creative Project Grants Subsidize Optional Lessons With Instructor in any medium, including Photography..........................................................................$45/hr (normally $65)

Suite includes for your additional use with technician at low or subsidized rates, all equipment and facilities of eMediaLoft. (See Equipment, Services and Rates link, above.)

To Apply

Send SASE to Bill Creston with brief one-page description including your inspiration and source material, resume, approximate dates of proposed use, and statement of level of experience, if any, in the media you’ll be using. (Optional Instruction in operating all or part of the total system can be part of the grant. Any usage-fee includes editor/operator/instructor and some self-use is available where noted. Equipment itself is not for rent.) Please apply by snail mail, not on line. Good luck!