Linda Bond (Sculpture/Installation/New Genres Fellow '13), moves us through present times by sharing her pandemic journal. As we all try to make sense of what it means to be alive during this plague, ArtSake is forever grateful for the voice of artists that endure through moments of great trials. Like most artists, I have had a number of professional opportunities cancelled … [Read more...]
Recent posts about the creative process, support for individual artists, and new art in Massachusetts.
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 February 18, 2021, 4 PM, featuring MICHELLE GROHE, Esther Stiles Eastman Curator of Education, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum; KAREN MITTELMAN, Executive Director, Vermont Arts Council; and … [Read more...]
Creative Economy Workshop Series Attend free virtual workshops from Massachusetts College of Art and Design on a variety of subjects related to successfully running a small creative business. Coming up are workshops on grants and proposals for artists. Learn more. Webinars with Arts Administrators Arts Administration Association New England is holding a series of "Sip and … [Read more...]
ArtSake recently threaded our own needle by connecting with Marjorie Forte (Mass Cultural Council Drawing & Printmaking Fellow '20) and her expressive embroidery work. Thread is a simple thing found in every home. As a material, it evokes memories of handwork done by our grandmothers, binding the past with the present, speaking across generations. As a means of … [Read more...]
COVID-19 Relief Fund for Individuals The Mass Cultural Council is now accepting applications to the COVID-19 Relief Fund for Individuals. The Fund provides $1,500 grants to people who have lost income derived from their work as individual artists and independent teaching artists/humanists/scientists as a direct result of COVID-19 related cancellations and closures in … [Read more...]