• Posts Tagged ‘2013’

    RSVP to the first meeting of the Creative Economy Network in Massachusetts!

    by  • October 16, 2013 • Events, News

    ***Click here to RSVP: cenetworkone.eventbrite.com****

    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...

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    Massachusetts Cultural Council’s 2014 Artist Fellowships Guidelines and Deadlines

    by  • August 20, 2013 • News

    (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*....

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    Important Massachusetts Health Care Reform Update

    by  • August 13, 2013 • Issues, Legislation, News

    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...

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    State House Alert For Anti-Coop Language

    by  • July 27, 2013 • News

    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...

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    On Tour: Legislators Exploring The State Of Art, Tourism, And Culture In The Commonwealth

    by  • July 27, 2013 • News

    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...

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