News

July 2015

NEFA News
7.29.15
(Boston, MA) Lawrence J. Simpson, board chair of the New England Foundation for the Arts, announced the appointment of five new members of NEFA’s Board of Directors and recognized the six members retiring from the board in 2015. Kristina Newman-Scott, Director of Culture, Department of...Read more »
NEFA News
7.21.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Kimberly M. Szeto has joined the organization as program manager for Creative City , a three-year pilot which will provide grants and technical assistance to Boston artists to create works that take place in the public realm. Prior...Read more »
Press Releases
7.20.15
(Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts has awarded $1,606,350 through the National Dance Project (NDP) to support the creation of 18 new dance works that will tour the United States. These dance works will be created by choreographers and companies with exceptional artistic voices and...Read more »

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 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 »
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 »

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 »

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