Do you want to be a part of a friendly arts organization that reaches every corner of our state? Could you help us fulfill our mission of “Arts for all people” by building arts in education programs that are engaging, relevant, and diverse? We invite you to apply!
South Arts recently awarded its third round of “In These Mountains” Folk and Traditional Arts Master Artist Fellowships to 15 Appalachian culture-bearers from North Carolina, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Five artists from North Carolina received the fellowship: Ashleigh Shanti (Asheville), Betty Maney (Cherokee), Mary W. Thompson (Cherokee), Mary Greene (Boone), and Theresa Gloster (Lenoir).