The 9th Annual Artists Under the Dome Event will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 4, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., within the Great Hall of the Massachusetts State House.
To find out more information about the event, and to register through State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg’s office, simply click:
This year’s...Read more →
Boston-based artist and MALC Steering Committee member Don Schaefer will challenge some of the best and the brightest minds come Hacking Arts 2015, Sept. 26-27, at the MIT Media Labs. Schaefer won first place with His “problem statement entry” to MIT’s Art Patch. Art Patch focuses on finding engineering solutions to creative arts...Read more →
Important wonderful news from the MCC!
Everyone’s hard work to advocate for an increase to the Massachusetts Cultural Council budget resulted in important new benefits for our sector.
Two key highlights:
- The MCC increased the Fellowship award from $10,000 to $12,000! Total Artist Fellowships: $441,000. This year MCC celebrates 40 years of support for working artists through...Read more →
The recently enacted Rural Policy Advisory Commission, introduced by Stephen Kulik, D-Worthington, is an initiative created by the State Legislature as an outside section of the recently passed FY 2016 state budget. The goal for the Rural Policy Advisory Commission...Read more →
Your Letters are Essential
Understanding how to reply to the “Next Great Copyright Act” can seem complicated at first, but its consequences will be far-reaching for artists of all disciplines. Therefore, it is important you reply with your sincere thoughts to the Copyright Office’s “Notice of Inquiry” and submit them by the Read more →
Tomorrow, June 30, there is a hearing for Bill H.3291, “An Act establishing a tax credit for artist work space”, at the Massachusetts State House in Boston. This hearing, like all legislative hearings, is free and open to the public. Members of the public are encouraged to attend and to testify. The bill...Read more →