Mass Cultural Council is currently celebrating 40 years of direct funding to individual artists in Massachusetts. We thought this milestone made for a good opportunity to spread the word about the numerous ways MCC and its partner organizations support individual artists.
You can learn about grants, services, online platforms, events, and other details of interest to Massachusetts artists at one of the Mass Cultural Council Support for Individual Artists events in September (note updated times):
The Forbes Library, Community Room, 20 West St, Northampton
Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 1:30-3 PM
Worcester Public Library, The Saxe Room, 3 Salem Street, Worcester
Thursday, September 17, 2015, from 12-1:30 PM
New Bedford Public Library, 613 Pleasant St, New Bedford
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 12-1:30 PM
Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St, Lowell
September 24, 2015, 12-1:30 PM
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville
Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 7-8:30 PM
Each event will include a presentation and a question-and-answer session. All events are free and open to the public. Please see Mass Cultural Council’s Access Policy for information on requesting alternative formats, auxiliary aids, and services necessary to participate in one of the sessions. If you can’t attend an event, watch a video about Mass Cultural Council Support for Artists.
Image: Steve Fitch, SNAKEPIT OPERATOR, HWY 66, SAYRE, OKLAHOMA (1973), via the Smithsonian Art Gallery.