On the side of a building, a mural where a young Black girl holds a ship. A taller person, in yellow, holds her shoulder while she looks back.
NEFA offers 15+ grants to artists and organizations to support the creation and presentation of work.
Two women, in native garb, embrace while two men hold up signs that read "people not costumes" and "indigenous womxn are sacred."
Learn about program background, advisors, and non-grantmaking activities.
On a stage with spotlights, Deborah crosses her arms next to very large, white daisies.
The New England Foundation for the Arts’ Regional Dance Development Initiative (RDDI) is a program of the National Dance Project (NDP). The purpose of RDDI is to increase the scope, visibility, and
4 people stand shoulder to shoulder; one holds framed award that reads NEFA's Creative Economy Award
The creative economy is a powerful engine of growth and community vitality. Together, artists, cultural nonprofits, and creative businesses produce and distribute cultural goods and services that
In a gallery, with projections of different colors, two dancers swap. One has a long mask on that looks like fringe.
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A male dancer holds the leg of a female dancer, who leans over a male dancer in a wheelchair.
Support for presentations in the U.S. of performing arts ensembles from select countries around the world.