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September 29, 2010RESPECTING HUMANITY: extended through MAR 18, 2011News An exhibition of quilts by Joan Gaither is on view at the Maryland State Arts Council/James Backas Gallery through February 11, 2011. Dr. Gaither’s quilts tell stories and incorporate a variety of... Read More
September 24, 2010Grants for Organizations eGrant Deadline: Oct 21NewsThe FY2012 Grants for Organizations (GFO) program deadline - October 21, 2010. Organizations new to the GFO program must submit an Intent to Apply form by Ootober 5, 2010. (See bottom of page for... Read More
September 11, 2010PUBLIC ART PROGRAM DIRECTOR POSITION OPEN AT MSACNewsProgram duties include development of policies and guidelines for the implementation of the state’s public art program; management of public art projects from the initial point of contact with client... Read More
September 10, 2010WORLD TRADE CENTER IN BALTIMORE TAPPED AS SITE FOR MARYLAND 9/11 MEMORIALPress Release“We can never forget the tragic events of 9/11, and it was important that Maryland create a lasting tribute to honor the many brave men and women who lost their lives that day, as well as the many... Read More
September 07, 2010Arts in Communities Grant Deadline Sept 15, 2010NewsThe program serves two kinds of organizations: 1) those for which Arts in Communities Grants provide an introduction to MSAC grants programs, and/or 2) community organizations planning specific arts... Read More
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
August 05, 2010Celebrating Maryland TraditionsArts Across Maryland
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 14, 2010MSAC Administrative Manager Position OpenNewsADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER (SKILLED SERVICE) SALARY RANGE: $38,016 – $59,892 (Fiscal Year 2010 Annual Salary Rates Effective 9/23/09 Standard Temporary Salary Reduction Schedule) STATE OF MARYLAND... Read More
June 04, 2010Do Arts Districts Live Up To Their Hype?Arts Across Maryland
June 03, 2010Painted Screens Pilgrimage - FM 88.5 WAMUArts Across Maryland