By: Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will make awards to 15 nonprofit art and design organizations in Tennessee totaling $1,072,700. This includes $767,700 awarded through a
Anthology: Visual Narratives from Nashville’s Print Community is a juried exhibition at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts that celebrates Nashville’s small presses and artists who use printing techniques in artistically significant ways to tell stories. Whether in graphic novels, songs, concrete poems, updated folktales
ArtsMemphis is hiring a Director of Development and Communications. ArtsMemphis is looking for an affable and dedicated communicator and fundraiser to proactively assist in achieving organizational goals. Among other duties, the Director of Development and Communications will: manage a staff of at least three serve
Artsclamation! is a juried fine art sale featuring professional regional artists in all mediums. It is the primary fundraiser for Peninsula, a community-owned, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing mental health care to children, adolescents, and adults in East Tennessee. In addition to event sponsorships and preview
By Anne B. Pope, Executive Director, Tennessee Arts Commission – this article was published in the May 2015 Nashville Arts Magazine. To view full magazine online, click here. A charter school and an after school academy targeting at-risk-youth are having remarkable success in South Memphis.
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – The new Tennessee Arts Commission website contains features to help you explore our grant opportunities. If you click on ‘Apply For A Grant,’ you can look for grants for individuals or grants for organizations. Another new feature is our ‘Grants-At-A-Glance’