Arts News

With 2,500 nonprofit arts organizations including a network of local arts councils that reach into all 100 counties of North Carolina there's plenty of arts experiences and art news! We encourage you to stay connected by signing up for our monthly arts industry news, ArtMatters, our quarterly e-news about ways to explore and experience Creative North Carolina. One of our most popular resources for artists is our twice-a-month list of Artist Opportunities.

To find the latest news about N.C. Arts Council program's see our press releases below or archived press releases or stop by our Facebook or Twitter pages.

Press Releases

South Arts has awarded North Carolina’s Sheila Kay Adams, Travis Stuart, and Rodney Sutton the inaugural In These Mountains: Folk & Traditional Master Artist Fellowships....

Raleigh, N.C. — A series of professional development workshops are slated in March and April across the state as part of the North Carolina Arts Council’s commitment to support...

Raleigh, N.C. (March 1, 2019) — The North Carolina Arts Council will offer three regional writing workshops this spring in Cary, Asheville and Wilmington that will be taught...

Dear colleagues:

For more than 30 years Nancy Trovillion has served as the Deputy Director of the North Carolina Arts Council, and it has been my privilege to work side...

South Arts, the nonprofit arts service organization advancing Southern vitality through the arts, has named nine visual artists to receive State Fellowship awards of $5,000...

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