The National Endowment for the Arts highlights the incredible work of Wilson Arts and its efforts for its art community to recover. Wilson Arts recently received $150,000 in American Rescue Plan grant funding from the NEA to support jobs, operations, health and safety, and marketing.
We seek a visionary leader who is dynamic, collaborative, innovative, and knowledgeable about the challenges and opportunities that exist within N.C. arts communities. The Director is responsible for the development, management, and implementation of N.C. Arts Council programs that fulfill the agency's mission of "arts for all people. Find a full job description and the application portal at bit.ly/NCAC-Director. The deadline for applications is December 31, 2021
Are you on the hunt for authentic locally made gifts this holiday season? The North Carolina Arts Council is here to help you Wrap Upthe year! Support artists in your own community by visiting open studio tours or your local art galleries to find distinctive gifts made right here in North Carolina! Here’s a list of upcoming studio tours, showcases, and art markets that sell the work of talented artists across N.C.
The pandemic's impact on artists and the arts ecosystem has been substantial. Help us #SparkTheArts this holiday season by supporting your local arts council where galleries showcase distinctive gifts of glass, clay, fiber, leather, metal, paper, wood and more!