NOW ACCEPTING CONFERENCE SESSION PROPOSALS FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL ARTS MARKETING PROJECT (NAMP) CONFERENCE DEADLINE: MAY 8, 2017 CO-HOSTED BY ARTSMEMPHIS AND AMERICANS FOR THE ARTS By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – On November 10-13, 700 arts marketing professionals will convene at
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – In 2014, the City of Columbia, Tennessee began a project to establish an arts and cultural district downtown. As part of that project, members of the arts council met with firefighters at Columbia Fire Station No.
By Suzanne Lynch, Director of Marketing and Development – The Tennesee Arts Commission awarded Arts in McNairy an FY2017 Creative Placemaking grant for $7,680. The grant was for a Cultural Heritage Walking Trail, a .8 mile walking trail in downtown Selmer that connects existing cultural
New Investments in Healing Arts Program for the Military National Endowment for the Arts Adds Clinical and Community Elements to Creative Forces By Victoria Hutter, Assistant Director, Press/Public Affairs, NEA – The role of the arts in helping heal the signature wounds of our recent
By Hal Partlow, Associate Director of Grants — On March 28, we kick off our annual grant review panels beginning with Tennessee’s Major Cultural Institutions (MCI). We are pleased to welcome our MCI adjudicators, national arts leaders Anita Walker and Todd Lowe. We are grateful to have their expertise
By Shannon Sumrall, Arts at The Airport – Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority’s (MNAA) Arts at the Airport and the Bonnaroo Works Fund announce the five winning entries for the fourth annual Bonnaroo-themed artistic skylight exhibition at Nashville International Airport (BNA). Winners include: Leticia R. Bajuyo, Miho Ogai, Gianna Stewart, Mary