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April 12, 2017

The Sustainable Arts Foundation has awarded 17 organizations in 11 different states with funding to make their residency opportunities more available to parent artists. The 2017 grants will support a range of projects - from designated scholarships and residency sessions for artists with children to facility adjustments and onsite daycare. 

"We’ve made funding residencies a priority for our organization for two reasons," said Tony Grant, Executive Director of the Foundation. "...

April 11, 2017

After nearly two decades of leading Charlotte’s first and longest-running artist residency program, Suzanne Fetscher, Founding President and CEO of McColl Center for Art + Innovation has announced she will retire this fall. Under her leadership, McColl Center has emerged as one of the leading socially-engaged artist residency programs in the United States. 

“It has been an honor to lead McColl Center for nearly twenty years,” said Fetscher. “None of the work we have accomplished...

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,...