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DeVos Accepting Applications for Pro Bono Consultation

From Syrah Gunning, Director, Training, Research, and Development, DeVos Institute of Arts Management – The DeVos Institute of Arts Management is accepting applications for pro bono consultation for US-based organizations focused on strengthening or developing arts programming to enhance social cohesion. At a pivotal moment in our nation’s journey — one that calls for justice, […]

NEA Funding – Challenge America Grants

From National Endowment for the Arts, Challenge America Grants – Challenge America offers support primarily to small organizations for projects in all artistic disciplines that extend the reach of the arts to populations that are underserved. Challenge America features an abbreviated application, a robust structure of technical assistance, and grants for a set amount of […]

Creative Aging II Teaching Artist Roster

From Kim Johnson, Director of Arts Access – The Tennessee Arts Commission is developing a roster of teaching artists to be trained in developing meaningful arts learning and experiences for older adults across Tennessee.  In partnership with Lifetime Arts, national leaders in creative aging program development and training, professional development training will be offered to individual artists and […]

National Survey for COVID-19 Impact on Artists and Creative Workers

By Americans for the Arts – If you are an artist or creative worker, please participate in the Americans for the Arts’ national survey of COVID-19’s impact on artists and creative workers. This survey is designed to assess the creative and social—as well as financial and professional—impact of the pandemic on individual creative workers across […]

Kimberly Dummons: Reflections on the Geometry of Place and Time

April 9, 2021–June 4, 2021 From Krishna Adams, Director of Visual Arts, Craft, Media and Design – Kimberly Dummons cleverly applies color, visual texture, and geometric compositions to represent her expression of place and space. Like a geometric puzzle, seemingly random blocks, diamonds, cubes, circles, and triangles meet up and form visual renditions suggestive of […]

ABC Announcement

From Melissa Moody, Arts Build Communities Coordinator – As of April 1, 2021, The Arts Build Communities (ABC) grant program is accepting applications through the Tennessee Arts Commission’s online grant system. ABC grants provide support for arts projects that broaden access to arts experiences, address community quality of life issues through the arts, or enhance the […]