News & Events
August 20, 2010New Training Session Dates for MARYLAND CDP!News Space is limited. Refreshments will be served.
August 06, 2010MARYLAND STATE ARTS COUNCIL ELECTS OFFICERS, WELCOMES THREE NEW COUNCILORSNews“The Arts Council has evolved over four decades into a dynamic organization that provides the vision for ensuring a thriving arts landscape in Maryland,” said Governor Martin O’Malley, “The Council... Read More
July 19, 2010GOVERNOR O’MALLEY ANNOUNCES $11 MILLION IN ARTS AWARDSPress ReleaseThe FY2011 Maryland State Arts Council matching grants will be used to support the general operations of 240 arts organizations and ongoing arts programs, as well as the activities of Maryland’s 23... Read More
July 11, 2010Maryland Poet Laureate Stanley Plumly Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.Arts Across MarylandThe Academy was founded in 1780 in Boston during the American Revolution, and its members have included John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Ralph Waldo Emerson,... Read More
July 02, 2010New MSAC Officers and Councilors Begin Terms on July 1, 2010NewsWilliam Mandicott, formerly secretary-treasurer, is now chair of the Arts Council. Mandicott is assistant vice president for student and community involvement at Frostburg State University in... Read More
June 14, 2010MARYLAND TRADITIONS ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2010 ALTA AWARDSPress ReleaseNamed for folklorist and community leader Dr. Alta Schrock, the award was presented to three recipients for their ongoing efforts to preserve and maintain the state’s living heritage. Each year,... Read More
June 08, 2010Maryland Traditions master/apprentice team Samia Ahmad and Irum Ahmad on WYPRArts Across Maryland
May 25, 201097 Maryland Artists Receive State Arts Council 2010 Individual Artist AwardsPress Release
May 17, 2010Maryland Traditions Showcase/June 10 at Creative AlliancePress ReleaseWatch master artists engage with their apprentices on this year’s traditional music stage - all send a powerful message for future generations of Maryland’s traditional artists. internationally known... Read More
May 17, 2010Public Assistance Available to Nonprofits for February Severe Winter Storm ExpensesNewsThe Federal Government has issued a Severe Winter Storm Declaration for February's Snow Storms, and therefore, Public Assistance, similar to the assistance that was made available for December's... Read More
May 14, 2010FY 2011 Individual Artist Awards - Deadline August 4, 2010NewsClick here for more information on the Individual Artist Awards, including downloadable Guidelines and information on workshops and webinars.