Periodically, we pose questions about issues artists face in their work and lives. This month, we asked: If you could deliver one message to yourself as a younger artist, what would it be? Jo Ann Rothschild, painter When I had just moved to Boston and had just gotten my BA, I went to the Boston Visual Artists' Union for companionship and information. I complained to an … [Read more...]
Recent posts about the creative process, support for individual artists, and new art in Massachusetts.
Fellows Notes is a monthly listing of the latest news from awardees in our Artist Fellowships Program. Sean Downey, Tory Fair, Andrew Mowbray, Daniela Rivera, Joe Wardwell, and Doug Weathersby are among the artists exhibiting in Out of Our Closet: Celebrating 10 Years of LaMontagne Gallery (8/14-9/4, opening reception 8/16, 6-8 PM). This will be the debut show at the … [Read more...]
Of Note: The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) and Artmorpheus have announced the release of 2018 By Artists, For Artists report on Massachusetts artists of all disciplines, makers, and creative entrepreneurs. The By Artists, For Artists report synthesizes and shares the data collected from a 2017 survey of nearly 850 respondents in all artistic disciplines. The … [Read more...]
If you're a nonfiction filmmaker in New England, it's crucial that you familiarize yourself with the programs and initiatives of the LEF Foundation. Founded in 1985, the LEF Foundation is a longtime supporter of New England arts. Currently, its funding priority is nonfiction film through the Moving Image Fund. New England documentary filmmakers can apply for grants in … [Read more...]
Call to Artists An open and invitational call for entries for Pop Art, one of three exhibitions that will be part of a series held at The Gallery in Malden, 480 Main Street, Malden. Open to all artists and designers in the general Boston region. Pop art presents symbols and icons of society and the nostalgia they inspire They are looking for 2 or 3-D symbols depicted in … [Read more...]