The arts and humanities in New York state are in line to receive federal grants totaling over $16.5 million. The money from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will … Click to Continue »
"Amid all the dumbed-down outrage, it’s good to be reminded that theater is still a dangerous art form. The reason Plato, the church fathers, generations of Lords Chamberlain and Jesse Helms and his National Endowment for the Arts-axing kind distrusted the stage had little to do with its use as a forum for intellectual debate. […]
While awaiting its fate under the Trump administration, the National Endowment for the Arts announced its second round of funding for the 2017 fiscal year. The federal arts agency has awarded 1,195 grants totaling $82.06 million, it announced Wednesday, to support activities in all 50 states as...
The National Endowment for the Arts announced its second round of 2017 grants, totaling $80.26 million for activities in all 50 states and five U.S. jurisdictions.
NEA supports jazz and US arts nationwide The National Endowment of the Arts, arguably the most misunderstood and beleaguered doing-good office of the federal gov’t (excluding the NEH, EPA, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Civil Rights Division of the Justice Dept., and a few others) has issued its 2017 funding report, highlighting that its monies (monies […]
Yay, Pivot Arts!"Pivot Arts is thrilled to announce that the more than $82 million awarded for arts projects nationwide in the National Endowment for The Arts’ second round for FY17 includes a $12,000 Art Works grant awarded to Pivot...Show More Summary
The National Endowment for the Arts is giving more than $850,000 in grant money to support art programs around Maine. U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, a Republican, and Angus King, an … Click to Continue »
(University of Missouri-Columbia) Today, the National Endowment for the Arts awarded Kisida, along with Daniel Bowen, assistant professor at Texas A&M University, a $90,000 grant to study the impacts of arts enrichment on students' academic and social outcomes. Show More Summary
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced grants that total $2.7 million for Georgia arts groups, including specific grants to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, WonderRoot, ArtsATL and others. The grants are part of the NEA’s second round of funding for fiscal year 2017, which will help fund 1,195 projects totalling $82 million nationwide. “The...
The winners — Dianne Reeves, Pat Metheny, Joanne Brackeen and Todd Barkan — will be honored at the Kennedy Center on April 16.
"The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Jazz Masters award, which comes with a $25,000 prize, is widely described as United States' highest honor for jazz. Today, the NEA announced its four newest recipients of the prize: pianist Joanne Brackeen, guitarist Pat Metheny, singer Dianne Reeves and producer Todd Barkan."
Instead of just using the stock market, more and more foundations putting their endowments into projects that help the world–including hitting the Sustainable Development Goals. In 2015, the United Nations set out of list of Sustainable...Show More Summary
The NEA, which the Trump administration has proposed to fully defund, has long been accused of primarily serving coastal elites when in fact the opposite is true. The post Why Eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts Would Hurt Rural Americans the Most appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Earlier this week, in response to the budget the Trump administration submitted to Congress, the National Endowment for the Humanities released this statement: "The White House has requested that Congress appropriate approximately $42 million to NEH for the orderly closure of the agency. This amount includes funds to meet [existing] matching grant offers... as […]
Despite President Trump's proposal to eliminate it, the agency says it "will continue to operate as usual." The post The National Endowment for the Humanities Isn’t Shutting Down appeared first on Hyperallergic.
It’s been posted elsewhere but we’ll pick up with Hyperallergic’s coverage of the proposed 2018 budget, which, yes, seeks to eliminate the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, theShow More Summary
On the National Endowment for the Arts’s Art Works blog, Rebecca Sutton hosts an Art Talk with poet Barbara Jane Reyes. Reyes is based in Oakland; her poetry blends “multiple languages, multiple cultures, and multiple meanings, offering a richly layered look into the complexities of identity.” Let’s pick up with Sutton’s intro and move into […]
Doomsday Scenario: President Trump’s Bludgeoned Budgets for NEA, NEH, IMLS William “Bro” Adams, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities and an Obama appointee, clearly knew what was coming when he precipitously resigned his position yesterday, effective today. Show More Summary
A slew of independent agencies would be done away with, while defense spending would go up by $54 billion, under the president's proposed budget. The post Trump’s 2018 Budget Proposes Ending National Endowments for Arts and Humanities [UPDATED] appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The president’s budget suggests entirely eliminating these bodies, from the Appalachian Regional Commission to the National Endowment for the Arts.