Cultivating the Arts in Tennessee

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9 Million

Inspiring nine million individual arts experiences every year

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95 Counties

Connecting communities with programs in all 95 counties

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$5.5 Million

Enhancing everyday lives by investing $5.5 Million in FY19

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Upcoming Dates

  • 5/28/2020 - Commission Quarterly Meeting
  • 6/15/2020 - Grant Closeout Deadline
  • 6/15/2020- FY2021 Revised Budget Due

Grant Opportunities

The Tennessee Arts Commission offers a variety of distinct funding opportunities to encourage participation in arts activities in communities across all 95 counties.

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Loretta Ana Kaufman: A Curated Survey 1988-2018 on exhibit February 7, 2020–May 8, 2020



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