By Laurie A Davis, Davis Group PR – For the third year, Tennessee Craft is leading a statewide effort to spotlight and celebrate craft and craft artists across the state during Tennessee Craft Week (Oct. 6-15, 2017). By focusing attention on many craft events in
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 31, the Board
City of Columbia finishes mural with assistance from partner funding agency Tennessee Arts Commission By Thad H. Jablonski, Finance Director/Assistant City Manager, Columbia, TN – Muralist Michael T. Colley completed the first side of the stunning new 2017 Columbia Public Mural Project as he brushed the
By Suzane Cada, Deputy Director, Arts & Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville – The Arts & Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville is pleased to announce 33 awards to 36 local artists and organizations as part of the Ann and Steve Bailey Opportunity Grants for 2017-2018.
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – As the only funder in the country to support arts activities in all 50 states and five U.S. jurisdictions, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced its second round of funding for FY 2017. This
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – On June 12 and 13, the TN Arts Commission, in partnership with fellow Tennessee Livability Collaborative Members — TN Commission on Aging and Disability and the TN Department of Health, offered three half-day workshops. Monday morning’s workshop was held