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August 20, 2018

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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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May 27, 2014

This is the age of information. We are online, on the phone, on newsfeeds, on air, and sometimes on overload. Take a deep breath with us now as we turn off the data streams and make room for some plain old wit and wisdom in This is Personal, a new series of short interviews with directors of artists communities in which we invite them to tell us what's on their minds and ask them how they got here from there.


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May 23, 2014

The Alliance of Artists Communities is thrilled to announce today that Deb Dormody has been named Director of Operations + Programs. This new position includes management of the Annual Conference and Emerging Program Institute, the Alliance's grantmaking programs, research projects, and more.

Deb most recently served as Cultural Affairs Manager for the City of Providence. In this role, she acted as the liaison to the city’s arts and cultural community, providing consultation and...

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...