The North Carolina Arts Council is pleased to announce that seven nonprofit organizations will receive $105,000 to help mitigate the pandemic’s impact on the state’s artists. The recipients of these grants will use the money to establish or augment programs to which artists may apply to support their work.
Multidisciplinary artist Sherrill Roland of Morrisville, North Carolina was awarded the 2020 Southern Prize by South Arts, the nonprofit arts service organization advancing Southern vitality through the arts.
Dr. Tamara Holmes Brothers has been named Deputy Director of the North Carolina Arts Council, effective May 11. Dr. Brothers comes to the Arts Council from Duke University, where she is Director of Development & Major Gifts at the Nasher Museum of Art.
Presented by Come Hear North Carolina, “Under One Roof,” a three-day, three-hour virtual music festival, raised $50,000 to support artists across North Carolina whose work has been disrupted by COVID-19, organizers announced today.