The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) is dedicated to empowering artists and promoting the arts, culture, and the creative economy throughout the Commonwealth. We work to ensure that artists of all disciplines have a meaningful place at policy making tables at all levels of government.
Please join MALC, like MALC on Facebook, sign up for our...Read more →
On October 24, the Creative Economy Network convenes its first meeting.
Those encouraged to attend include:
- Organizations interested in or intending to apply to the Creative Economy Network
- Lead organizations, partner organizations, or members of the Advisory Committees for the Creative Economy Network
- Members of the Creative Economy Council
- Organizations supporting the...Read more →
The registration page is still open for the 7th Annual Artists Under the Dome Event on Wednesday, November 13th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Massachusetts State House!
It is free and open to artists of all disciplines (visual, performing, literary, craft, etc)!
Please help spread the word!
And I hope to see you...Read more →
(Hurray, they are going to raise the award amounts to $10K)
We are pleased to announce that the 2014 Artist Fellowships guidelines, dates, and deadlines are now available. MCC’s Artist Fellowships are competitive, anonymously-judged grants for individual artists, with awards based solely on the artistic quality and creative ability of the original work submitted*....Read more →
One of the highlights of the Create the Vote campaign will be the Boston Mayoral Candidate Forum on Arts, Culture, and Creativity, where the candidates for mayor will discuss and debate the issues of the creative community. Read more →
This fall, the Federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), will start to roll out more of its policies and programs.
Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC), HealthCareForArtists.org, and the Artists Health Care Working Group encourage all Massachusetts residents, especially those who are currently in the State’s Commonwealth Care Program and the Commonwealth Choice Program, to...Read more →
Urgent Call To Action To Protect Artists’ Coops And All Coops In Massachusetts!
State Senator Bruce Tarr filed anti-coop language as an amendment to the Housing Bond Bill the Senate began debating this week. Please help us generate as many calls as possible to block Amendment #37. We need you citizen artist! Together we can...Read more →
The Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts, and Cultural Development is touring the state with a series of public “listening” forums. The goal: get a front line perspective on the Commonwealth’s Art, Tourism, and Cultural sectors from those of us working within and/or enjoying the artists community and creative economy.
State Representative Cory Atkins (D-Concord) and...Read more →