At the TN Arts Commission Gallery November 17, 2017 – January 12, 2018 By Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft, Media and Design – Exhibiting elegant repurposed art in Illinois, Florida and Tennessee, University of Memphis graduate Georgann DeMille creates art that connects to
By Ann Brown, Suzanne Lynch and Nieya Wallace Murray, TN Arts Conference Chairs – The TN Arts biennial statewide arts and arts education conference is planned for June 20 and 21, 2018 on the campus of Austin Peay State University (APSU) in partnership with the Center of Excellence for
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – The Tennessee Arts Commission is concluding its series of free grants workshops across the state with three workshops in East Tennessee. Led by the Commission’s program directors, the workshops will cover what’s new for the next fiscal year,
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – The TN Arts Commission was so honored to be a sponsor of the 2017 National Arts Marketing Project Conference(NAMPC) that was hosted by ArtsMemphis. The annual conference found itself an ideal home in Memphis whose arts
By Dr. Bradley Hanson, Director of Folklife – The Tennessee Arts Commission Folklife Program announces its 2018 Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program awardees. In its second year, the Apprenticeship Program is designed to encourage the sustainability, continued development and proliferation of our state’s diverse folklife traditions.
By Laurie Davis, Tennessee Craft – American Craft Week announces the 2017 Star Award Winners and Tennessee Craft is pleased to announce that Tennessee Craft Week (TCW) garnered six STAR AWARDS during its third year. Nationally acclaimed country icon Tanya Tucker presided as the Honorary Chairman of the 2017 Tennessee Craft Week. The