A candid conversation on performing while black and male. With Germaul Barnes, Whitney Hunter, Jaamil Olawale Kosoko, Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste & Andre Zachery.
Artist U.’s Andrew Simonet shares insight into the MAP Grant process
Andy shares some thoughts on the infrastructure of arts funding, Michael Kaiser and the 1%.
More news: American arts vitality hits new low, Rocco Landesman et al. on improving American theater at #Newplay Fest, and Sam Brownback aims to make Kansas the first art-free state in the union.
“Memo to President Obama, from the arts world: This is not what we had in mind. During the campaign, candidate Obama raised high hopes among artists and arts institutions: He “got” their importance, even publishing an arts-policy statement. After the election, Quincy Jones fueled expectations
Yesterday, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) was one of the first agencies in the federal government to release grant guidelinesfor applying for economic stimulus and job recovery arts funds. As you may recall, the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act signed by President Obama on
Because I think it’s useful to have these numbers in your head. From Scott Lilly at the Center for American Progress: Even if we exclude the 3 million people who work in support of art and art organizations and the 1.3 million artists who work