Of Note: The Center for Independent Documentary offers monthly "Lunch + Learn" webinar discussions. This month is a conversation with Emmy-nominated filmmaker Laurel Chiten (Blind Dog Films), discussing grassroots-driven distribution on May 31, 2018, 12-1 PM ET. Sessions are first-come, first-served with limited availability. Learn more. Playwriting Award The Relentless … [Read more...]
Recent posts about the creative process, support for individual artists, and new art in Massachusetts.
The CreateWell Fund was founded in 2016 by Jennifer Lin-Weinheimer to "support low-income artists of color in their authentic art-making and in the care of their well-being." The program seeks applicants from Greater Boston who self-identify as persons of color and can demonstrate financial need. Learn more about the artists and projects the fund supports. Here, … [Read more...]
Poets The 2018 Janet B. McCabe Poetry Prize from Ruminate Magazine will be judged by Ilya Kaminsky. General submissions of fiction, nonfiction, and art are also open. Learn more. Deadline: May 15, 2018 Stencil Artists The Cultural Center of Cape Cod, a non-profit arts organization located in South Yarmouth, invites artists to submit designs for STENCIL ART 2018. Stencil … [Read more...]
Fellows Notes is a monthly listing of the latest news from awardees in our Artist Fellowships Program. Many superb poets, including numerous past Artist Fellows and Finalists, are taking part in the Mass Poetry Festival in Salem (5/5-5/6). Duy Doan and Carl Phillips are among headliners, and January Gill O'Neil is the event's executive director. Other presenters include … [Read more...]
Of Note: On May 20, 2018, join the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture in Boston for Making the Most of Open Studios, a workshop geared toward the power of arts marketing through social media, email, and print outreach. Artists will also learn best practices for presenting their art and capturing the interest of potential buyers. Art, Science Jungle Life, a new Art+Science … [Read more...]