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October 16, 2017

Jean McLaughlin, long-time director of Penland School of Crafts, will retire in December 2017....

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September 11, 2017

PROVIDENCE, RI – The Alliance of Artists Communities is pleased to announce the...

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September 05, 2017

Over 100 artists, from as far away as France, England and Italy, have attended the Crosshatch...

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April 11, 2017

The Alice Judson Hayes Writing Fellowship is an annual award in memory of Alice Hayes, who created the Ragdale Foundation in what had been her family home. All her life she was committed to working for a just and peaceful world. An 18- or 25-day residency, free of charge, and a $500 stipend will be given to a writer who is working on a project designed to bring awareness to a contemporary issue having to do with peace, social justice, education, or the environment. Projects can be nonfiction...

April 03, 2017

Jacob’s Pillow Dance has announced the receipt of a $100,000 grant from the Barr Foundation to expand and create new programs engaging local Berkshire County residents, organizations, and businesses. The funding will also allow the Pillow to plan and implement dance field convenings in 2017 and 2018, offering new and necessary resources to the larger arts community.

“This generous funding from the Barr Foundation will enable the Pillow to engage with our local community more deeply...

April 01, 2017

For over 30 years, Kala Art Institute has annually awarded artists time, space, and financial support for their work through the Kala Fellowship award. The Kala Fellowship award is an international competition open to artists from the U.S. and around the world. Artists producing innovative work in all mediums including printmaking, digital media, installation art, social practice, photography, and book arts are encouraged to apply. Fellowship Awards are given based on conceptual creativity,...

March 28, 2017

The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Pew Fellowships in the Arts.

The program was launched in 1992 to invest in the Philadelphia region’s most talented artists. To date the program has supported 323 artists working in all disciplines with $17.2 million in unrestricted grants. The grants - currently 75 thousand each - are aimed at affording artists the time and resources needed to focus on...

March 20, 2017

Writers & Books, the premier independent literary center in Rochester, NY has announced the three award winners for the first Gell Residency for Writers with Young Children — Kevin Clouther from Miller Place, Long Island, NY., Kelli Ford from Richmond, VA, and Patrice Gopo from Charlotte, NC.

Kevin Clouther will work on his novel manuscript Bermuda, while on residency with his wife and two children, ages 3 and 6 at Gell: A Finger Lakes Creative Retreat located south of Rochester...