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November 13, 2018

The Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Ucross Foundation, Raymond Plank, has died.

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November 08, 2018

Congratulations to Sara Coffey - the Founder and Director of Alliance of Artists Communities...

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November 02, 2018

We are excited to relay news that Jennie Terman has been named the Artist Communities and...

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September 25, 2013

The MacArthur Foundation today named its 2013 class of MacArthur Fellows, recognizing 24 exceptionally creative individuals with a track record of achievement and the potential for even more significant contributions in the future.

Photo: Carrie Mae Weems, courtesy of The MacArthur Foundation

Fellows will each receive a no-strings-attached stipend of $625,000 (increased from $500,000) paid out over five years. Without stipulations or reporting requirements...

September 11, 2013

Ucross Foundation has recently entered an innovative new partnership with Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, which brought current and recent Yale graduate students to work on-site at Ucross throughout the summer. During the project, Yale’s expertise with specialized technology will be brought to bear on the over 20,000-acre Ucross Ranch, to create models, maps and other scientific tools intended to enhance and monitor the long-range health of the land.  The...

September 09, 2013

In 1973 Norma Millay, sister of Pulitzer Prize winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay, opened the iconic barn for the first official artist residencies on the property. Certainly many artists and writers, in addition to Edna herself, had graced Steepletop over the years, but Norma wanted to make sure the work continued. And so The Millay Colony for the Arts was founded. The barn was built by Edna herself with her husband...

August 26, 2013

The Vermont Studio Center is excited to announce 31 fellowship awards for artists and writers--including 16 awards open to all artists and writers working in any genre/medium--available at our upcoming deadline. Applications must be received by October 1, 2013. Visit www.vermontstudiocenter.org/fellowships for more information and eligibility details. To apply, visit...

N&G Global Exchange Center calls for the application for our 2013 fall Artist Residence in China.

Established in 2010, N & G Global Exchange Center is an art consulting and publishing center based upon China. Our center helps the artists from all over the world to break language and cultural barriers to reach Chinese audience

Deadline: Aug. 31, 2013
Residency starts: 14/10/2013
Residency ends: 06/11/2014
We consider contemporary visual arts to include...