With the COVID-19 pandemic's devastating effect on practicing artists, Assets for Artists has redesigned its free business and financial education programming to provide artists with more distance-learning opportunities that focus on pandemic recovery and largely retain the intimate cohort-focused style of in-person workshops. Taxes for Artists & Preparing for a Downturn … [Read more...]
Recent posts about the creative process, support for individual artists, and new art in Massachusetts.
Vote! Your voice matters! Webinars with Arts Administrators Arts Administration Association New England is holding a series of "Sip and Chat" webinars with arts administrators from the region. The next discussion is October 29, 2020, 4 PM, featuring Andrés Holder, Executive Director, Boston Children's Chorus; Bradley Vernatter, Chief Operating Officer, Boston Lyric Opera; … [Read more...]
ArtSpace Maynard presents Faces & Voices: A Traveling, Public Art Exhibition, by artists George Herman (1998 Mass Cultural Council Painting Finalist) & Amanda Loebelenz. Faces & Voices art-mobile exhibition is embarking on its two-month odyssey, and will have a scheduled viewing opportunity on November 3, 2020. Faces & Voices will be at ArtSpace Maynard, 63 … [Read more...]
Wilhelm Neusser (Painting Finalist '20) invites us into his studio to share the creative yield from the "lost" spring and summer of COVID: paintings from his new solo exhibition. In my most recent body of work, a thicket of forsythia or a chain link fence create a space just out of reach, suggesting a longing for an indeterminate place or time. The exhibition of these … [Read more...]
Action Alert: The Mass Cultural Council wants to know how COVID-19 has impacted you economically. This new survey effort will directly inform continued advocacy efforts on behalf of the cultural sector for public COVID-19 relief and mitigation assistance. Whether you are an artist, a teaching artist or humanist, or a representative of a cultural nonprofit organization, please … [Read more...]