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May 2018

5.2.18
Ami Bennitt
The month of May is ripe with public events within NEFA’s Creative City Program. The first is Project Listen , a series of outdoor public pop-up movement performances by the Deaf community,...Read more »

April 2018

4.25.18
Deidra Montgomery
Spring weather has arrived in earnest just in time to welcome the first Creative City -supported performances of the new year. This month features presentations across and beyond disciplines and...Read more »
4.17.18
Deidra Montgomery
Maia Dolphin-Krute and Jesse Erin Posner’s Creative City -supported The Way We Live Now (2018) is a multimedia, performance-based collaborative project centered on the Susan Sontag short story...Read more »

March 2018

3.20.18
Ami Bennitt
Last fall, artist Salvador Jiménez-Flores led his Creative City project Tortilla Social , a mobile, interactive community participatory visual art and culinary project throughout Boston...Read more »
3.12.18
Deidra Montgomery
Creative City’s artists have a wealth of expertise to offer one another to help fill gaps in sustaining their practices. On March 1, we gathered for our first cross-cohort gathering of the year...Read more »

February 2018

2.5.18
Deidra Montgomery
On January 29, more than 70 artists, arts administrators, and regional and municipal planners gathered at the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) to learn more about the intersections of...Read more »
2.1.18
Ami Bennitt
At the end of 2017, after many months of community listening, project planning, and municipal red tape, lead artist Jillian Wiedenmayer installed her Creative City project, The Chroma Line , a...Read more »

November 2017

11.27.17
Deidra Montgomery
As the year 2017 nears its end, we are excited to share these Creative City -supported projects by members of the program’s fourth cohort. Check out the final exhibition of Salvador Jimé...Read more »
11.17.17
Ann Wicks
Even if you missed this year’s Creative Communities Exchange in New London, CT, you still can experience one of the most exciting elements of the CCX: the 2017 Creative Economy awards . At each...Read more »
11.14.17
Mallory Nezam
Community events so rich that draw tens of thousands of people, age-old problems turned into new opportunities that instill local pride—these are just a few of the possibilities that emerge...Read more »

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