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Meet Individual Artist Fellows Diane Fox and Paul Harrill

From Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft, Media and Design Diane Fox Knoxville A distinguished lecturer in the College of Architecture and Design at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Fox teaches photography and graphic design courses. Fox received her M.F.A. from the University of Tennessee,

How do I get a 40% Advance on my Arts Grant?

From Carol White, Associate Director of Operations – Many TN Arts Commission grants include an option for a 40% advance payment to assist with startup costs for a new project or fiscal year. If provided, you may request a 40% payment of your grant award prior

Meet FY20 Individual Artist Fellows Vadis Turner & Cebrun Gaustad​

Vadis Turner Gallatin, Sumner County From Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft, Media & Design Using traditional materials associated with women (such as repurposed quilts, clothing and ribbon) Vadis Turner creates abstract assemblages and sculptures. Turner received a B.F.A. and M.F.A. from Boston University.

TN Arts Welcomes Public Comments on 2020-25 Strategic Plan

From Anne B. Pope, Executive Director The TN Arts Commission is seeking comments on the draft 2020-2025 Strategic Plan. The draft plan sets out the Commission’s mission-focused strategic goals: thriving Tennessee arts and culture; arts as engines of growth and vitality; arts essential to learning;

Introducing TN Arts FY20 Executive Committee

From Anne B. Pope, Executive Director – It is always an honor to work with the Commission Board members who govern this agency. Each member is appointed by the Governor to serve a five-year term. At the quarterly Commission meeting on May 23, the Board unanimously

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