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August 20, 2018

Join AAC and your residency colleagues for a series of online meet-ups on the Zoom video...

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July 31, 2018

Captiva, FL - The Rauschenberg Residency has announced the ten artists chosen for this...

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July 19, 2018

 

THE GRANT WILL SUPPORT AAC'S DIVERSITY + LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE

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February 01, 2011

With 14 case studies - from dense urban neighborhoods to small rural towns - "Creative Placemaking" chronicles how local artists, activists, government leaders, and everyday citizens are reimagining their communities through the arts.

The report - authored by Ann Markusen and Anne Gadwa - was recently released as a white paper for The Mayor's Institute on City Design, a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the United States Conference of...

December 13, 2010

Warhol Foundation Demands Reinstatement of Censored Art Work or Will Cease Funding all Smithsonian Institution Exhibitions

The following letter was sent by The Andy Warhol Foundation to Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution:

December 13, 2010
Mr. Wayne Clough
Smithsonian Institution SIB Office of the Secretary
MRC 016 PO Box 37012
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012

Dear Mr. Clough,

The Warhol Foundation is proud to have been a...

The National Endowment for the Arts announced in late November its most recent round of grants, awarding $26.68 Million through 1,057 organizations and individual fellows nationwide. More than $1.6 Million will support artist communities, colonies and residency programs - places that provide artists of any discipline with dedicated time and space for the development of new work.

This marks only the second year for the NEA's "Artist Communities" funding category, which was created in...