Wyoming Arts Council

Piatigorsky Foundation Announces Wyoming Spring Tour

After a long pause due to the pandemic, The Piatigorsky Foundation tours of Wyoming are officially back in person, with two tours taking place this spring. The Piatigorsky Foundation works to bring the joy of live classical music to communities throughout the country. The first tour features cellist Evan Drachman and pianist Audrey Vardanega. The
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Wyoming Arts Council Seeking Wyoming Musicians for the 2022 Summer Road Trip Playlist

The Wyoming Arts Council is seeking music from Wyoming musicians for the 2022 Summer Road Trip Playlist. This is a statewide call open to independent musicians of all genres. To apply for consideration, musicians must complete the interest form online by April 27, 2022. The interest form is short, requiring some general information about the music and links to up to two songs
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Work of Art Workshops: Business Skills for Artists Open for Registration

The Wyoming Arts Council (WAC) is partnering with classical flutist and entrepreneur Nicole Riner to host a series of workshops focused on business skills for artists.  On Wed., May 25 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Nicole will host a Portfolio Kit workshop at the University of Wyoming Art Museum in Laramie. In this interactive workshop,
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Wyoming Arts Council Now Accepting Fellowship Applications

The Wyoming Arts Council is now accepting applications for fellowships in Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Creative Writing, and the Native Art Fellowship. Fellowships are open to Wyoming residents, and are merit-based awards. Applications are juried by noted artists and professionals in the field who are from outside the state. The deadline to apply to all
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Announcing the Wyoming Arts Council’s 2022 Blanchan and Doubleday Writing Award Winners

Hollie Sambrooks of Laramie and Brandon McQuade of Gillette are the recipients of the Wyoming Arts Council’s 2022 Blanchan and Doubleday writing awards. Sambrooks won the Frank Nelson Doubleday Memorial Writing Award for the entry, “The Year She Came,” and McQuade received the Neltje Blanchan Memorial Writing Award for the entry, “If the Soul Could
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Announcing the recipient of the 2022 Pattie Layser Greater Yellowstone Creative Writing & Journalism Fellowship

Katie Christiansen of Evergreen, Colo. is the recipient of the Wyoming Arts Council’s 2022 Pattie Layser Greater Yellowstone Creative Writing & Journalism Fellowship. An honorable mention was given to Nikki Mann of Lander, Wyp.  The Pattie Layser Greater Yellowstone Creative Writing & Journalism Fellowship is made possible through generous funding from The Pattie and Earle
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Deadline Approaching for Wyoming Arts Council’s Community Support Grant

The deadline to apply for  the  Community Support Grant (CSG) application is April 15 at 11:59 p.m. MST. The Community Support Grant is a competitive grant program for operating and/or project support for qualified organizations that provide services to their community through the arts. Applicants may also apply for funding for arts learning activities. The
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Wyoming Arts Council announces artists selected for Vaccine Confidence Project

The Wyoming Arts Council is pleased to announce that it has selected four Wyoming-based artists to create original work focused on encouraging COVID-19 and influenza vaccine uptake. The four selected artists are: Jared Rogerson, a country musician in Pinedale; Jasmine Pickner Bell and the North Bear Singers, a hoop dancer and traditional Arapaho drum group
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