MCACA Grants Due Tuesday, 6/1, 5pm Final reminder that all grant applications to Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs for Operational Support, Project Support, Capital Improvements, Arts in Education and Rising Leaders are due on Tuesday, 6/1, by 5pm EDT via mcaca.smartsimple.com. MCACA link here. Note: Minigrant deadlines are on 8/3.
June Zoom Roundtable
Focus on Tourism
Thursday, 6/3/2021, 10 am
All welcome to join, share & brainstorm strategies to promote cultural tourism as we emerge from pandemic restrictions to celebrate our vibrant arts & cultural scene.
| Traverse City Arts Commission is accepting artist proposals for the Art on the TART 10th Street Trailhead project. Installation is planned for September 2021 with a $10,000 stipend. Information and application HERE.|
The Cadillac Farmers Market is booking musicians to perform during weekend farmers markets. Contact for info here.
Anti-Racism in Rural Settings
Arts Midwest Gather Round Webinar
Thursday, 6/10, 2pm EDT
Join Arts Midwest 6/10 for its final Gather Round series talk, dedicated to advancing sustainable resilience and recovery for historically under-resourced communities, organizations and leaders. Info Here
- Nick Viox who joins Parallel 45 as Producing Director
- Summit presenter Eric Hemenway who was reappointed to the Michigan Historical Commission
- Maddie Saucedo who joins Interlochen Center for the Arts
- The many art centers and performing venues launching in-person & virtual offering s throughout the region this summer (more next week)
And to all NW Michigan artists & arts & cultural organizations for navigating the past 15 pandemic months with creativity, flexibility, grace & resiliency in spite of the hardest times. Bravo to you!
Happy Memorial Day Weekend
Let the summer begin!