Wyoming Arts Council

"Muslim Journeys" reading and discussion series set for Cheyenne and Laramie

From the Wyoming Humanities Council: The Wyoming Humanities Council received a 2014 National Endowment for the Humanities grant for Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys, a cooperative project from the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities. At the center of Muslim Journeys is a reading and discussion series composed of the following memoirs and
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Apply on CaFE for 2014 visual arts fellowships

2014 Visual Arts Fellowships applications are available on CaFE. Deadline: March 10, 2014. The awards reception will take place at the CLICK! conference April 4-6 in Lander/Fort Washakie. The reception is open to the public and will be held April 5, 6:30-8 p.m., at Central Wyoming College’s Peck Gallery in Riverton. Get more information about the fellowships
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Nicolaysen Art Museum looking for a director of development

News release from The Nic: The Nicolaysen Art Museum in Casper is seeking a full-time professional Director of Development.  The successful candidate will work closely with the Executive Director and Board of Directors, organizing and managing annual fund campaigns, soliciting donations and sponsorships, overseeing membership and donor development, researching and developing grants and writing grant
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Calling all artrepreneurs!

From Wyoming Entrepreneur/Small Business Development Center: Are you an artist, serious about taking the next step in your career?  If so, do not miss this opportunity to learn how to effectively market your skills and products.  If you are an artist, craftsperson, musician, writer, dancer, singer, or involved in another creative endeavor, setting promotional objectives
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U.S. arts and cultural sector contributes significant amount to GDP

The official economic news is in — the arts and cultural sector contributes a significant amount to the gross domestic product (GDP). According to the new Arts and Cultural (ACP) measure, 3.2 percent — $504 billion — of current-dollar GDP in 2011 was attributed to arts and culture. In comparison, the Bureau of Economic Analysis estimated value
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Requests for qualifications: Jackson Hole Public Art

From Jackson Hole Public Art: February 3, 2014: APPLICATIONS DUE. TO APPLY GO TO:  www.callforentry.org. TO LEARN MORE VISIT: http://www.jhpublicart.org/opportunities-2/ Applications may be limited to the first 200 received. SOUTH CACHE STREET: CUSTOM PAVERS & STREET PAINTING TOTAL BUDGET $18,000 (Custom Pavers: $15,000, Street Painting: $3,000) The Town of Jackson announces a request for artists to
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Wyoming Poet Leaureate will deliver keynote at Winter Gathering Bookfair

Wyoming Poet Laureate Echo Roy Klaproth will be the keynote speaker and workshop leader for the fifth annual Winter Gathering Bookfair from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Park County Public Library in Cody. Her interactive session is called “It’s Done with Mirrors — Finding Voice in a Hazy, Crazy World.” It’s intended
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