By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – Congratulations to ArtsMemphis. Memphis has been chosen to be the host city for the 2017 National Arts Marketing Project Conference (NAMPC) that will take place November 10 – 13, 2017, and ArtsMemphis is committed to making
By Carol White, Associate Director of Operations – As the Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 data collection process winds down, the folks at Americans for the Arts (AFTA) are ramping up their work on the graphic design elements of the study—and they want your help.
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – The deadline to submit FY2018 Individual Artist Fellowship application is Monday, January 30, 2017, by 11:59 p.m. CST. Fellowships provide monetary awards to outstanding professional artists, i.e. those individuals who by education, experience, or natural talent engage
On exhibit at the Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery through March 10, 2017 By Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Media, Design and Craft – Tennessee is fortunate to have a rich and vibrant history of folklife artists. This commemorative exhibition highlights a small selection of folklife
In this milestone video, the National Endowment for the Arts highlights its commitment to arts education, featuring NEA grantee Center of Creative Arts (COCA) and interviews with performer/writer Larry Wilmore, NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden, Jr., and NASA Deputy Administrator Dava Newman.
By Ivan Schustak, Communications and Development Director, South Arts – The South Arts Southern Prize and State Fellowships acknowledge, support and celebrate the highest quality artistic work being created in the American South. The program will be open to individual artists living in the South Arts region:
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – A reminder that the following Annual Grant applications are due by Monday, January 23, 2017, 11:59 p.m. CST: Arts Project Support (APS) Rural Arts Project Support (RAPS) Partnership Support (PS) Creative Placemaking (CP) Art Access (AA) If you
By Rachel Milford, Co-Founder, Cattywampus Puppet Council – Cattywampus Puppet Council has been awarded a prestigious Burning Man Global Art Grant to help produce the Appalachian Puppet Pageant as part of the 2017 Dogwood Arts Festival. The Pageant will take place on Saturday, April 29th, and preparations
The arts are everywhere in Chattanooga, Tennessee. All you have to do is look. “The Arts are Everywhere” follows a young man during a day of adventures in his community, while he realizes that the arts open a world of possibilities. This film was produced
Learn how the National Endowment for the Arts supports and celebrates the folk and traditional arts in America in this motion graphic. Voiced by Carolyn Mazloomi, 2014 NEA National Heritage Fellow