The Department of Labor (DOL) has proposed a rule that would make it legal for employers to pocket their employees' tips, as long as their workers are paid at least the minimum wage. Your comments are needed before February 5. Learn more and share widely!Read more →
The Eliot School is delighted to announce the launch of its new, annual Artist in Residence program with a call for artists’ proposals for residencies in 2019 and 2020.
Artists in Residence will partner with the Eliot School’s Teen Bridge program, which brings a small group of passionate teens from Boston schools to its Jamaica...Read more →
The MALC Steering Committee wishes all
a safe, creative and healthy 2018!
2017 was a busy year for MALC and others advocating for Massachusetts artists of all disciplines. MALC worked on several pieces of legislation and is following and advocating for even more. In 2017, MALC Steering Committee members testified at the State...Read more →
Graduate students seem to be unfairly hit by the GOP tax plan and have organized to block passage.
Graduate students pay for their education by teaching, doing research, and performing routine administrative tasks in return for waived tuition and a meager stipend. Under the proposed GOP tax bill, graduate student tuition waivers will be counted as...Read more →
A single line swap in the Senate tax bill killed low-income artist housing and put developers on the hook to repay earned housing credits since 2008.Read more →
The Berkshire Eagle has asked the Massachusetts Appeals Court to unseal the documents in the Berkshire Museum art sale case and their contract with Sotheby's.Read more →
The 2017 Artists Under the Dome group photo
Last Wednesday, November 8th, Massachusetts artists of all disciplines gathered at the State...Read more →
Join MA artists in the Great Hall today for the Commonwealth's "Thank You" for all you have contributed to our state’s economy and quality of life.Read more →