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September 20, 2011

The MacArthur Foundation announced today its 2011 Fellows, who each receive a $500,000 "no strings attached" award. Of the 22 Fellows, 8 are artists, including:

  • Jad Abumrad, creator of "Radiolab" and composer
  •  Jeanne Gang, architect 
  • Francisco Núñez, composer and conductor 
  • Dafnis Prieto, composer and percussionist 
  • Kay Ryan, poet A. E. Stallings, poet and translator 
  • Ubaldo Vitali, silversmith and conservator...
September 16, 2011

Reedsburg, Wisconsin, is among two dozen cities and towns across the nation selected as the focus of an innovative economic development project.

On September 15, ArtPlace announced its first round of grants, investing $11.5 million in 34 locally initiated projects in cities from Honolulu to Miami. Wormfarm Institute of Reedsburg has received a grant of $100,000 from an unprecedented new private-public collaboration, ArtPlace (...

September 01, 2011

The Alliance of Artists Communities is proud to announce the recipient of the 2011 Mary T. Wolfe Catalyst Award, to be presented to Ms. Lois Weisberg in a special ceremony on Thursday, October 20, 6-9 pm (School of the Art Institute Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago).

The event will include live music, cocktails and hors d'ouevres, and silent and live auctions featuring one-of-a-kind art pieces and exclusive behind-the-scenes tours and performances.

Appointed by the...

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is excited to announce the addition of 12 new annual fellowships to its world-class residency program located in downtown Omaha, NE. By increasing the annual number of residencies from 24 to 36 - a 50 percent expansion - the Bemis Center is better equipped to meet escalating demand. Last year, over 1,000 artists applied to the Bemis Center's residency program and more are expected this year. The deadline for applications is now September 30.

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Austerlitz, NY: The Millay Colony for the Arts today announced three important new additions to its roster of artist residencies on its pastoral upstate New York/Berkshire area campus. While continuing to offer month-long residencies to visual artists, writers, and composers, the Millay Colony is now offering three new ways to spend time as a resident. "In our continuing efforts to meet the ever-evolving needs of the artistic community," says Executive Director Caroline Crumpacker, "we are...