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Let’s Get This Party Started!

Let’s Get This Party Started!

Posted: January 22, 2015

Put a sticker on your car. Go to vermontarts2015.com, use #VTarts2015 on social media. More importantly: attend Vermont Arts 2015 events and make one of your productions a part of the celebration. We also want to invite you to come to an artist reception, attend a grantee reception, and write … Read More
VPR Conversation on the Arts

VPR Conversation on the Arts

Posted: January 16, 2015

Can Vermont’s Art Scene Become Its Own Tourist Attraction? VPR’s Mary Williams speaks with the Arts Council’s Executive Director, Alex Aldrich Vermont is known for its sweeping vistas, colorful foliage and ski resorts. Tourists come for these attractions, helping to boost the local economy. But Alex Aldrich, executive director of … Read More
Jump In!

Jump In!

Posted: January 8, 2015

Art Around Every Corner You can hear story telling in the State House (for free); internationally renowned artists visit regularly (yes, you can attend an event with Christo); an up-and-coming artist has published his first book and hung his work in the Spotlight Gallery. Don’t sit on the … Read More
Digging for Roots: Wild-Crafted Artwork

Digging for Roots: Wild-Crafted Artwork

Posted: January 7, 2015

Plants and Animals Portrayed A curious boy squats as he discovers a prairie dog; a proud turkey dares anyone to comment on his beard. The largest tree in the world simply stands tall as Sarah smiles. These scenes are only four out of 29 captured in impeccable detail by Nick … Read More
A Fleeting Animal Returns

A Fleeting Animal Returns

Posted: December 15, 2014

An Opera Unfolding “A Fleeting Animal” was performed six times in the year 2000. The highly regarded work affected large audiences at every showing then lay dormant until last year. A big birthday and some coincidental reminders inspired composer Erik Nielsen to revive the story. What started as an inkling … Read More
FIVE ARTS STO-RIES!!!

FIVE ARTS STO-RIES!!!

Posted: December 12, 2014

four new trustees, three first nights, two types of grants, and a gift card that comes with a nice book! All this and more in the December 11 edition of ArtMail… … Read More