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April 09, 2014

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts has received its largest gift ever – a $2 million grant from...

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April 03, 2014

After more than a century on its current campus in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Arrowmont School of...

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Haystack Mountain School of Crafts has received its largest gift ever – a $2 million grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation.Haystack Mountain School of Crafts will use a new grant to endow an Open Studio Residency program. The money will be used to endow the school’s new Open Studio Residency program, said director Stuart Kestenbaum.

Arkansas-based Windgate gave Haystack a three-year, $300,000 grant in 2012 to launch the residency....

After more than a century on its current campus in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts' future was uncertain when the property went up for sale. From its renowned year-long residencies for emerging artists to the thousands of workshops, classes, exhibitions, lectures, and other programs for the public, Arrowmont has played a significant role in furthering arts and crafts locally, nationally, and internationally.

Today, Arrowmont announced it has raised more...

March 25, 2014

Mount Tremper Arts has announced the appointment of Abigail Guay as its first Executive Director. Guay will lead this seven-year-old, innovative arts center into a new phase of institutional growth and sustainability. Located in the Catskill Mountains, Mount Tremper Arts presents leading contemporary artists during an annual summer festival and supports them yearlong through a vibrant residency program.

Guay...

February 18, 2014

 

lillian-smith-center-lo-kf4m9013A major gift from the Lillian E. Smith Center Foundation provides Piedmont College with unique educational opportunities, says President James Mellichamp.

In September, the Foundation donated all of its assets to Piedmont, including 150 wooded acres near...

February 06, 2014

The BAU Institute and the Camargo Foundation are jointly sponsoring a new summer arts residency at the Camargo Foundation Campus in Cassis, France. There is no cost to attend. Located directly on the Mediterranean Sea one half hour from both Marseille and Aix en Provence, the...