Vermont Arts Council awards grants

The Vermont Arts Council recently awarded over $300,000 in Cultural Facilities Grants to 19 Vermont arts and community organizations, including four local organizations.

Vt. Arts Council receives major funding award to support creative aging

The Vermont Arts Council recently secured $95,000 in new funding from a national program to bolster creative aging programs for older adults — one of only nine state arts agencies to receive the award.

Vergennes calls for artists to use $15K VAC grant

Imagine a mural; imagine a sculpture; imagine raising the bar of artistic attraction to the Little City’s downtown.

Arts grant enables Ferrisburgh writer to get weird

Late this past summer, the Vermont Arts Council awarded 25 Vermont artists Creation Grants. Two of those 25 were Addison County artists.

Local organizations win arts grants

MONTPELIER — Three Addison County cultural organizations were among the 17 Vermont arts and community groups that are sharing $300,000 in recently awarded Vermont Art Council Cultural Facilities Grants. The grants help the organizations make a critical in … (read more)

Call for applications: Artist development grants

The Vermont Arts Council is now accepting applications for its next round of Artist Development Grants. The deadline for this current round is May 10. Artist Development Grants support artists at all stages of their careers. Grants can fund activities tha … (read more)

What does it mean to be a Vermont artist?

Looking for an artist in Vermont? Easy, check any home studio, any shared collaborative space, look on the stages, and in the workshops and sheds that cluster in the “artsy areas” of Vermont towns, or out behind some bucolic farmhouse. They’re there — the … (read more)

The MAC to host Vermont Arts Award ceremony

MIDDLEBURY — The Mahaney Arts Center will host this year’s Vermont Arts Awards, presented by the Vermont Arts Council. These prestigious annual awards recognize outstanding individual and organizational contributions to the arts, honoring educators, artis … (read more)

Doug Anderson’s role earns him a big award

MIDDLEBURY — Douglas Anderson has had an eclectic professional career. Educator. Writer. Producer. Director. And let’s throw in “quote machine” for good measure. “You make plans for the future, but the future is something that happens to you,” the ubiquit … (read more)