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TN Arts Director of Arts Education Position Open

From Ann Brown, Associate Director of Grants – The Tennessee Arts Commission seeks a full-time Program Director of Arts Education. Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Grants, this position cultivates the arts for the benefit of all Tennesseans and their communities to prepare students of all ages for success in school, career, and […]

Tennessee Craft Invites Artists to Apply for the 2021 Master Artist/Apprentice Program

From Julia Canada Wilburn, Communications Manager, TN Craft – Tennessee Craft, in partnership with the Tennessee Arts Commission, announces the opening of the 2021 Master Artist/Apprentice Program (MAAP) application process. This mentoring program offers artists a unique opportunity to learn traditional and contemporary craft skills firsthand from master craft artists. All artists in the program […]

Gov. Lee Announces Expanded Small Business Relief; New Relief Programs for Agriculture, Tourism, and Workforce Development

From Gillum Ferguson, Office of Governor Lee – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and the Financial Stimulus Accountability Group announced new and expanded financial relief programs for small businesses, agribusinesses, displaced workers, and the tourism industry through the federal Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF). The Tennessee Small Business Relief Program will expand to include additional industries adversely […]

New Tools and Resources for Arts Education Data

From Ayanna Hudson, Arts Education Director | Literature & Arts Education Division, National Endowment for the Arts – Today, the National Endowment for the Arts and Education Commission of the States released a groundbreaking suite of resources as part of the State Data Infrastructure Project for Arts Education – an initiative to help stakeholders in the arts extract, analyze […]