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June 2015

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

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
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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...Read more »
Press Releases
4.13.15
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(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...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 »

March 2015

Press Releases
3.25.15
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(March 25 - Boston, MA) The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) has received a grant of $300,000 from the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art’s Building Bridges Program to support the third season of Center...Read more »

February 2015

Press Releases
2.23.15
The New England Foundation for the Arts (Boston, MA) will showcase dozens of creative economy projects from throughout New England as part of its fourth Creative Communities Exchange (CCX) in Keene, NH, on June 2-3, 2015. This major regional event is being produced with local host Arts Alive. The...Read more »
Press Releases
2.20.15
(Boston, MA – February 20, 2015) The New England Foundation for the Arts announced that Jeffrey Filiault has joined the organization as communications coordinator. Prior to joining NEFA, Jeffrey worked as multimedia manager for the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra having started out in a...Read more »

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