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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

March 13, 2020

Dear Friends and Colleagues:

The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging all North Carolinians to alter their lifestyles and radically change habits in order...

NC Women Abstract Painters, now on display at the GreenHill Center for North Carolina Art, features five women who are abstract artists living in N.C. It is the first...

Raleigh, N.C. (March 2, 2020) — The North Carolina Arts Council and partners in Greenville and Rocky Mount will present free concerts that celebrate eastern North Carolina’s...

Raleigh, N.C. (Feb. 17, 2020) — North Carolina high school students from 25 counties across the state will take the stage on Saturday, Feb. 22, in Greensboro, to compete in the...

Raleigh, N.C. (Feb. 18, 2020) — Today marks the one-year anniversary of the official induction of Jaki Shelton Green as North Carolina’s first African American poet laureate....

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