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New RFP: Media Arts Field-Building Initiative

From National Endowment for the Arts – Info Session: Thursday, June 30, 2022 – 3:00pm ET Deadline for Proposals: Tuesday, August 9, 2022 The National Endowment for the Arts is seeking proposals for an organization to implement the Independent Film & Media Arts Field-Building Initiative, which will provide a continuation of the Independent Media Arts […]

FY23 Individual Artist Fellowship Visual Art 3D Recipient

By Krishna Adams, Program Director – Katie Hargrave of Chattanooga is the visual art 3D recipient of an Individual Artist Fellowship for fiscal year 2023. Hargrave’s sculptures and installations encourage viewers to consider relationships between looking at landscape images printed on 2 and 3 dimensional structures and those who experience the actual landscape outside a […]

Enjoy the Arts This Summer!

From Anne B. Pope, Executive Director – Summer officially began this week with all the exciting outdoor festivals, events, and fairs across our great state of Tennessee. Tennessee has an abundance of venues and performances to create a road trip or enjoy an event closer to home centered around the arts. We hope that wherever […]

Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge – Program Solicitation

From National Endowment for the Arts – Proposal Receipt Deadline: July 28, 2022 The purpose of this Program Solicitation is to select an organization (“Cooperator”) to coordinate and administer the 2023 Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge for High School Students in conjunction with the NEA. The NEA’s Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge for High School Students provides […]

OUR TOWN – NEA’s Creative Placemaking Grants Program

From National Endowment for the Arts – FY2023 Our Town Guidelines Posted! Guidelines and instructions for Our Town are now available online. Through project-based funding, the program supports activities that demonstrate a specific role for arts, culture, and/or design as part of local efforts that strengthen communities. Our Town projects advance local economic, physical, or […]

Project-Based Grants from Tri-Star Arts

From Tri-Star Arts – Tri-Star Arts will award Current Art Fund grants of $7,500 each to 9 Tennessee-based contemporary visual artists this year ($60,000 total).  CURRENT ART FUND The Current Art Fund granting program is organized and administered by Tri-Star Arts as a partner in the Regional Regranting Program of The Andy Warhol Foundation for […]