From the Americans for the Arts (AFTA) – On June 16 – 18, arts professionals, community leaders, artists, and students are all invited to the 2017 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention to support creativity and discuss the future of art in our country. Join more than 1,000 of
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – Congratulations to ArtsMemphis. Memphis has been chosen to be the host city for the 2017 National Arts Marketing Project Conference (NAMPC) that will take place November 10 – 13, 2017, and ArtsMemphis is committed to making
By Carol White, Associate Director of Operations – As the Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 data collection process winds down, the folks at Americans for the Arts (AFTA) are ramping up their work on the graphic design elements of the study—and they want your help.
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants – The deadline to submit FY2018 Individual Artist Fellowship application is Monday, January 30, 2017, by 11:59 p.m. CST. Fellowships provide monetary awards to outstanding professional artists, i.e. those individuals who by education, experience, or natural talent engage
On exhibit at the Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery through March 10, 2017 By Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Media, Design and Craft – Tennessee is fortunate to have a rich and vibrant history of folklife artists. This commemorative exhibition highlights a small selection of folklife
In this milestone video, the National Endowment for the Arts highlights its commitment to arts education, featuring NEA grantee Center of Creative Arts (COCA) and interviews with performer/writer Larry Wilmore, NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden, Jr., and NASA Deputy Administrator Dava Newman.