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TN Artist Andrew Scott Ross Awarded South Arts Fellowship

From Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft, Media and Design – Andrew Scott Ross from Johnson City, TN has been awarded a State Fellowship from South Arts, the nonprofit arts service organization advancing Southern vitality through the arts. Only nine artists from the southeast

State funding opportunity to address Adverse Childhood Experiences

From Leslie Meehan, TN Dept. of Children’s Services  – The state is seeking innovative projects through Building Strong Brains Tennessee to prevent, mitigate or help persons recover from adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and promote the health and prosperity of Tennessee. Research shows that providing safe,

NEA Grants to Tennessee Total $235,000

From Liz Auclair, National Endowment for the Arts – The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded 14 grants to Tennessee organizations and individuals that total $235,000. All of the grants are for specific projects and fall into the following categories: Art Works, Challenge America and

Knoxville named one of top 25 U.S. Maker Cities

From Jim Biggs, Knoxville Entrepreneur Center –  Knoxville is one of the 25 best Maker Cities in America, according to an article published on All of the communities named in the article focus “on a spirit of entrepreneurship and creativity,” writes author Tim Newcomb. They

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