Idea Swap 2018: A Few Highlights & More Opportunities to Connect

The 17th annual Idea Swap was a record-breaking event with over 180 participants. Presenters, cultural organizers, and artists from all over New England gathered at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, MA, for an energizing day of knowledge sharing and networking.

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Creative City Grantee Events: Winter 2018

Creative City Artists are bringing live performances and creative placemaking to Boston neighborhoods. Check out these upcoming events to find out what art experiences are popping up near you!Read more »


How to Hit A Home Run with your Project Pitch at Idea Swap

This October brings us perennial favorites: fall foliage, the World Series (let’s go Red Sox), and NEFA’s 17th annual Idea Swap! On October 30th in Worcester, MA, over 180 New England-based nonprofit organizations that offer arts and cultural programming, cultural organizers, and touring artists will meet for a full day of networking and sharing touring project ideas, including those that may qualify for funding from our Expeditions program...Read more »


Creative City Grantee Events: Fall 2018

Public art events are here for the fall season! Check out Creative City Artists’ workshops, interactive art installations and performances that are popping up around Boston October-November!Read more »


CreativeGround on the Road: Fall 2018

Fall in New England is arguably the best season! CreativeGround staff will be journeying through the autumnal foliage to five of the six New England states this fall. (We’ll see you in the spring, CT!) Staff will be sharing knowledge of NEFA’s free online cultural directory –CreativeGround, NEFA’s New England and national programs, and NEFA’s recent Creative Economy report: Jobs in New England’s Creative Economy and Why They Matter.Read more »


Creative City Grantee Events: September 2018

September is here! Check out Creative City Artists’ workshops and performances that are popping up around Boston this month!Read more »


Creative City Grantee Events: August 2018

It's August! Here's what Creative City artists are up to this month: Read more »


Creative City Grantee Events: July 2018

It’s July and Creative City artists are engaging communities and activating public spaces across the city of Boston with their projects!  Here’s a list of projects taking place this month:

New Urban Monuments | L’Merchie Frazier

New Urban Monuments is reimagining public space with regard to monuments and public memory. This month, lead artist L’Merchie Frazier...Read more »


CreativeGround Office Hours - Providence

NEFA is excited to have Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) host our CreativeGround team in Providence, RI on May 30th! Members of our staff will facilitate office hour sessions to provide guidance on updating user profiles on CreativeGround to meet roster profile minimum requirements.Read more »


Project Listen: Pop-Up Movement Performances by the Deaf Community

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, choreographed by Wendy Jehlen of ANIKAYA Dance Theater. The performances, free and open to the public, will take place hourly on Saturday, May 5, 2018, throughout Boston.Read more »


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