Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 Reports Impact of the Arts in Arizona Communities

Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 is Americans for the Arts’ fifth study of the nonprofit arts and culture industry's impact on the economy. It documents the economic contributions of the arts in 341 diverse communities and regions across the country, representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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National Endowment on the Arts Grants for Organizations | Individuals

Established by Congress in 1965, the National Endowment for the Arts is the independent federal agency whose funding and support gives Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities. Through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the philanthropic sector, the NEA supports arts learning, affirms and celebrates America’s rich and diverse cultural heritage, and extends its work to promote equal access to the arts in every community across America.

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Two Arizona Artists Selected for NALAC Leadership Institute

Two Arizona artists have been selected to participate in the NALAC Leadership Institute: Angelina Ramirez, a Flamenco artist from Tucson who now resides in Phoenix, and Alexandra Jimenez, a Tucson-based visual artist and printmaker.  

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NEA Awards $475,000 in Grants to 16 Arizona Arts Programs

As the only funder in the country to support arts activities in all 50 states and five US jurisdictions, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) awarded $82.06 million in grants to fund 1,195 projects in the second round of funding for FY2017. Grants were awarded to support organizations that employ artists and cultural workers to provide programs for thousands of people across the country; in urban centers and in rural towns; and along with partnership agreements to U.S. states, jurisdictions, and regions.

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Arizona Projects Named Finalists for ArtPlace America Grants

On June 7, 2017, ArtPlace America announced the projects that it will consider for its 2017 National Creative Placemaking Fund. Among the 70 finalist are three Arizona-based projects.

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Great turnout for tonight's grant writing workshop in Tucson! Thanks to everyone who came out and big thanks to our hosts for the evening, MOCA Tucson. Be sure to check out their amazing exhibition of new works by Virginia Overton. Truly breathtaking. ... See MoreSee Less

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