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Time to Apply, Massachusetts Artists!
MA artists in all disciplines and financial circumstances: You have until October 22 to apply for our Matched Savings Grant Program and FREE fall Professional Development Workshops! Don’t miss this opportunity to take your practice up a notch.
Artists selected for the Matched Savings Program will receive a $1K or $2K matching grant, financial & business training, and one-on-one career coaching.
Our 2018 fall workshops include offerings on artist taxes, fundraising, branding & marketing, business thinking for performing artists, and more!
Welcome Rhode Island Artists!
We are excited to finally announce our newest cohort of artists from Rhode Island! This year we partnered with Rhode Island State Council on the Arts and the United States Department of Agriculture to offer matched saving grants to artists living or working in rural Rhode Island.
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): work by Isabel Mattia, Andrew Haviland, Mark Perry and Adam Waimon
Welcome Lawrence Artists!
It's time to announce the newest cohort of Lawrence artists to join our Matched Savings Program! This year we have an audio engineer, a maker of environmentally-friendly skin and hair products, a multi-talented videographer, and a whole studio of highly skilled realist painters all helping the artist community in Lawrence continue to grow.
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): soap by Rafaela Gonzalez, work by John Petersen, John Folley and Amanda Theis
Welcome Puerto Rican Artists-in-Residence!
We couldn't be more excited to be welcoming our first funded artist-in-residence from Puerto Rico this week!
We have raised funds to offer 6 residency slots at the Studios this spring/summer 2018 for Puerto Rican artists who were impacted by Hurricane Maria. The devastation to the island has disrupted the careers of many artists in Puerto Rico, and we created this residency opportunity to provide much needed time, space, and financial and professional support to help artists rebuild their art practices and pursue new opportunities.
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): work by Rogelio Baez-Vega, Lilliam Nieves, Gamaliel Rodriguez and Ada Bobonis
Welcome Holyoke Artists!
The creative economy is booming in Holyoke and we couldn't be more excited to be partnering with the city for a third year in a row. We are thrilled to introduce the newest additions to our Holyoke Matched Savings Program -- our biggest and most eclectic group yet.
Stay tuned for announcements of new enrollments in Lawrence, MA!
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): work by Dominic Perri, Sarah Coates, Carlos Peña and Chris Nelson
Welcome Boston Artists!
For the second year in a row, we are delighted to partner with the City of Boston to bring 10 Boston-based artists into our Matched Savings Program. Working in painting, fashion design, choreography, public art, experimental music, journalism and hip-hop, these artists are pushing the limits of their individual mediums and making some radical and relevant work.
Stay tuned for announcements of new enrollments in Holyoke, and Lawrence, MA!
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): Billy Dean Thomas, Jessie Jeanne & Dancers, work by Gianna Stewart and Candace McDuffie.
Welcome Massachusetts Statewide Artists!
Assets for Artists is pleased to announce the latest group of artists to join our Massachusetts cohort! From a variety of cities and towns across the state, these amazing artists, designers and musicians wow us with the breadth and depth of their creative pursuits.
Soon we'll also be announcing new enrollments in Boston, Holyoke, and Lawrence, MA. Stay tuned!
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): work by Taylor Apostol, image by Lea Chiara, Nicholas John Winkler and detail by Roya Amigh.
Welcome, North Adams Project Artists!
A4A is thrilled to announce our newest batch of North Adams Project artists. Of these 10 talented individuals, two were already established in North Adams, and the remaining eight relocated in 2017 from such far-flung places as Michigan and Colorado. Among them are painters, sculptors, musicians, community organizers, a blacksmith, and a handful of folks whose work spans too many categories to sum up here.
Click the button below to read more about the ten creatives in this varied and wonderful group.
Pictured right (clockwise from top left): Carolyn Clayton, work by Ashley Eliza Williams, Zoey Hart, Todd Reynolds.
We keep our latest news here ↑, but you can find an archive of our news here ↓
- September 2018
- Aug 13, 2018 Creatives Come Together in North Adams for the Artist Town Hall! Aug 13, 2018
- Aug 9, 2018 Open Studios, August 23rd Aug 9, 2018
- Jul 10, 2018 Open Studios, July 19th Jul 10, 2018
- June 2018
- May 2018
- April 2018
- Mar 20, 2018 Open Studios, March 29th Mar 20, 2018
- Mar 19, 2018 Welcome Holyoke Artists! Mar 19, 2018
- Mar 16, 2018 Workshop Opportunities for CT Artists Mar 16, 2018
- Mar 14, 2018 Welcome Boston Artists! Mar 14, 2018
- Mar 14, 2018 Welcome Massachusetts Statewide Artists! Mar 14, 2018
- Mar 12, 2018 2018 Workshops for Rhode Island Artists Mar 12, 2018
- Mar 9, 2018 Artist Opportunities: March & April Mar 9, 2018
- February 2018
- January 2018
- December 2017
- Nov 13, 2017 Calling All Artists From Puerto Rico Nov 13, 2017
- Nov 13, 2017 Open Studios, November 29th Nov 13, 2017
- Nov 1, 2017 Apply Now, The Studios at MASS MoCA Residency Program Spring/Summer 2018 Nov 1, 2017
- Oct 18, 2017 Open Studios, October 25th Oct 18, 2017
- September 2017
- Jun 21, 2017 Artist Opportunities: Shows and Exhibitions May 2017 Jun 21, 2017