• Posts Tagged ‘2016’

    Support the National Dance Education Organization’s advocacy on Capitol Hill, Thursday, October 6th!

    by  • October 5, 2016 • Calls to Action, Issues, News

    National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) is holding a day of Dance/Arts Advocacy on Capitol Hill this Thursday, October 6th!

    Guest blogger Karen K. Bradley will be there and shares with us what the NDEO will be advocating in DC!

    If you can’t be there on Oct 6th, you can advocate to the U.S. Congress in support of...

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    Reminder! Artist Fellowship Deadline Oct. 3!

    by  • September 30, 2016 • News

    The Massachusetts Cultural Council wishes to remind you that the deadline to apply for the FY17 Massachusetts Cultural Council’s Artist Fellowships for Crafts, Dramatic Writing, and Sculpture/Installation/New Genres is next Monday, October 3, 2016 (11:59 pm).

    Artist Fellowships provide grants of $12,000 and finalist awards of $1,000. For more information, please read the guidelines: http://www.massculturalcouncil.org/applications/fellows_guidelines.asp.

    To...

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    Voice your support for the endangered UMass Amherst Labor Center

    by  • September 26, 2016 • Calls to Action, News

    There are many artists’ unions in the U.S. (SAG-AFTRA, the Boston Musicians’ Association,  the National Writer’s Union, to name a few) and many artists of all disciplines who hold part-time jobs as adjunct professors, and/or work in labor positions for their second jobs. Therefore, it is distressing to learn that UMass Amherst’s Labor Center, as well as many labor...

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