If you’re new to Austin’s philanthropy scene, joining a young professional organization (YPOs) can be a great way to break in. An assessment committee made up of OAC staff from the visual arts and craft office,the Deaf and Disability Arts & Access committee as well as artists or arts professionals from the disability arts sector reviews applications and makes recommendations on an ongoing basis.
The NEA’s signature program for creative placemaking, or art-based community development, Our Town awards grants to projects that contribute to the livability of communities and place the arts at their core. For more than 50 years, the Ontario Arts Council (OAC) has played a vital role in promoting and assisting the development of the arts for the enjoyment and benefit of Ontarians.
NEW: The AFA 25th Anniversary Commemorative Art Projects are a one-time funding opportunity to create a legacy artwork, performance, or composition that reflects the evolution of Alberta’s arts community over the past 25 years. A longtime Brookfield resident, former finance executive and political candidate, Howard Lasser, Heart of the Arts honoree, dedicated nearly two years to help the Brookfield Craft Center after they reopened in 2014. In addition to enhancing quality of life, Flint’s arts and cultural organizations are expanding educational opportunities for children and youth throughout Genesee County and contributing to the region’s economic vitality. The best arts young professional organization engage you in the work of the organization. Applications in this program are assessed by a jury made up of artists and arts professionals who are Deaf or who have disabilities.
In addition to these 55 agencies, six regional arts organizations cultivate resources for managing programs across state, national, and international borders and across all arts disciplines. The Arts Office partners of Artlinks are pleased to announce that it has upgraded the Artlinks registration process and all activity on this website is now current. The majority of projects in this round focus on collecting primary data to study the cognitive and emotional outcomes of arts participation.
The opportunity to meet leaders in arts education from across the country provides current and valuable advice that has helped shape the way I approach my work. In October 2014, OAC launched Vital Arts and Public Value, a strategic plan for 2014 to 2020.