Kapisanan Opens Applications for CLUTCH Program!

Our friends at Kapisanan are accepting applications for CLUTCH! CLUTCH is a FREE six-month intensive arts-based and cultural immersion program for young Filipinas (aged 17-24) to start a dialogue with each other, get mentorship from professional artists, and have access to professional tools to hone their creativity.

Do you picture your future self working as an artist? Do you wonder how professional artists make it work? Are you looking for a place to learn more about your Filipino roots and history, too? Then apply for CLUTCH!


Clutch Vol. 6 begins March 2014. Workshops are held every other Saturday at Kapisanan (unless otherwise noted) until August 2014.

Complete submissions require 1) an application form and 2) 3-5 pieces of supporting work (images and/or samples of writing and/or audio from your portfolio). You can download the application form here. The DEADLINE to apply is Friday, February 7, 2014.

PRINT Applications: Hard copies of your application can be dropped off at 167 Augusta Ave, during office hours (Wed- Thu, 12-8PM).

WEB Applications: Soft copies can be emailed to bea@kapisanancentre.com until 11:59PM on Friday, February 7, 2014.

More information here.

For questions and other information about CLUTCH, contact Bea Palanca, at bea@kapisanancentre.com.