CREATIVE EXCHANGE 2020 is October 1 + 2, 2020

From The Arts and Business Council of Greater Nashville – Creative Exchange brings together artists, arts administrators, creative entrepreneurs, and business professionals to build community across genres; inspire thought-provoking dialogue; and provide high-quality, practical tools to galvanize the creative economy. Through inspiring keynote presentations, collaborative panel discussions, and informative breakout sessions, Creative Exchange addresses common […]

Register for The Next Persist & Prosper Webinar: Creative Fundraising Strategies for Arts Organizations, October 8

Discover adaptive strategies for fundraising and hosting fundraising events while prioritizing keeping your community safe during COVID-19. From Jonathan Harwell Dye, Arts & Business Council of Great Nashville – Join us as we bring together organizational leaders to discuss how they’ve pivoted fundraising events amid ongoing public health and safety concerns. Panelists will share what’s […]

Students Across America Selected as Winners of 2020 Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge

From Victoria Hutter, Public Affairs, NEA – The National Endowment for the Arts with the American Theatre Wing announced today the winners of the 2020 Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge. Through mentorships with professional musical theater artists, the Songwriting Challenge seeks to cultivate the next generation of musical theater songwriters from among the country’s high school […]

Request for Applications for Healthy Built Environment Grants

From the Tennessee Department of Health – The Tennessee Department of Health, Office of Primary Prevention is pleased to announce that the Request for Applications has been posted for Healthy Built Environment Grants!  These funds aim to create public spaces to increase physical activity and access to healthy food to provide opportunities for all Tennesseans […]

Artists Sunday Launches with 775 Artists and Economic Development Organizations Nationwide to Create the Biggest Art-Shopping Day of the Year

From Christopher V. Sherman, Executive Director, Artists Sunday – Artists Sunday™ – the nationwide alliance of artists and economic development organizations — launched today with more than 775 participants. Members include 650 individual artisans as well as 125 state art agencies, municipalities, counties, chambers of commerce and non-profit organizations, representing thousands of additional artists. New participants are joining […]