News

June 2015

6.17.15
CCX recap, Creative City grant workshops and more!Read more »
Press Releases
6.15.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announces a series of grant workshops to be held across the city of Boston. The workshops will focus on NEFA’s newest initiative, Creative City, a three-year pilot that will make grants to Boston area artists to create works that integrate...Read more »
Press Releases
6.9.15
The New England Foundation for the Arts presented its Creative Economy awards on June 3 as part of the New England-wide Creative Communities Exchange held in Keene, NH. Two awards - one to an organization and another for a specific project - were presented in recognition of successful strategies,...Read more »

May 2015

NEFA News
5.15.15
New funding opportunity, new grantees, & moreRead more »
Press Releases
5.6.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $124,500 in grants supporting public art projects that will take place in the greater Boston area. “This is an exciting time for the arts in Boston,” said NEFA executive director Cathy Edwards. “Fund for the Arts has...Read more »
Press Releases
5.6.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has received a grant of $1,700,000 from the Barr Foundation to launch Creative City , a three-year pilot that will make grants to Boston artists to create works that integrate public participation. “Arts and culture are really taking center...Read more »

April 2015

Press Releases
4.29.15
Lawrence J. Simpson, board chair of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), announced that Carrie Zaslow and Douglas Keith have joined NEFA’s board of directors. Ms. Zaslow is a program officer at Rhode Island LISC (Local Initiatives Support Corporation) and is the former vice chair...Read more »
4.15.15
NEFA News April 2015: Public Art panel, last day for CCX discountRead more »
Press Releases
4.13.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has received a three-year grant of $3,300,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to continue the work of the National Dance Project. NEFA launched the National Dance Project in 1996 to encourage the creation of new dance work to share with...Read more »
Press Releases
4.7.15
(Boston, MA) New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), Now and There and Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) are pleased to present Where’s the Art?, a panel on May 6 that brings together artists with designers for a healthy discussion about the many definitions of public art and what we can...Read more »

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