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

Looking for last minute gift ideas for the holidays? North Carolina’s literary community has been busy this year. Here’s a list of books, story collections and essays written...

Raleigh, N.C. (Dec. 7, 2018) — The North Carolina Poet Laureate Ceremony for Jaki Shelton Green, scheduled for Monday, Dec. 10 in Raleigh, has been postponed due to the...

Celebration includes Daily Posts of Music, Exclusive Streaming & Music Events

Contact: Michele Walker, (919) 814-7429  ||  Rebecca Moore, (919) 814-6530

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Contact: Rebecca Moore
(919) 814-6430

Raleigh, N.C. (November 1, 2018) — The Oxford American Magazine’s 20th annual Southern Music Issue celebrates the musical...

Raleigh, N.C. (October 25, 2018) — The new date for the installation of North Carolina’s ninth Poet Laureate, Jaki Shelton Green, is Monday, Dec. 10 at the State Capitol....

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