Media Arts

Media Arts

Media arts, as defined by the National Endowment for the Arts, includes screen-based projects presented via film, television, radio, audio, video, the Internet, interactive and mobile technologies, video games, transmedia storytelling, and satellite as well as media-related printed books, catalogues, and journals.

Media Arts Fact Sheet


Media Arts Director

Jax Deluca
Jax Deluca was appointed the director of Media Arts at the National Endowment for the Arts in January 2016. She...


Sarah Metz
Media Arts Specialist,
Sarah Burford
Media Arts Specialist,

Recent Grants

Medal of Arts

An online grant search is available to find information on NEA grants from 2000 to the present.


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Art Critic for NPR’s All Things Considered


The 2017 NEA Guide provides details on the programs and activities that the NEA supports, as well as funding deadlines for our various grants. Included is information on Grants for...
The devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 dramatically exposed the vulnerability of the arts and cultural sector in emergency preparedness and emergency response. To strengthen the understanding and readiness of...