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So Many Questions!

So Many Questions!

Posted: October 17, 2014

How can all students be given the chance to learn in, about, and through the arts? How important are creative ability and critical thinking? Where can you see Lida Winfield perform In Search of Air: Growing up Dyslexic? Who is Vermont’s newest music educator of the year? Are there art … Read More
ArtMail for October 2

ArtMail for October 2

Posted: October 2, 2014

How can we sum up this issue of ArtMail? It’s simple. We love art. Art is everywhere. There are great artists and arts organizations in Vermont, and we should tell everyone. Read all about American Craft Week and Open Studio Weekend. Find out who the Vermont Arts Awards go … Read More
The Arts Awards Head North

The Arts Awards Head North

Posted: September 29, 2014

Arts Leaders to be Honored in St. Johnsbury Arts supporters from around the state will gather in St. Johnsbury October 7 to honor three individuals who have had a profound impact on the arts in Vermont. Jody Fried will be given the Arthur Williams Award for Meritorious Service and … Read More
Read All About It!

Read All About It!

Posted: September 18, 2014

Arts Awards are happening in St. Johnsbury, and the Year of the Arts will be celebrated all over Vermont. The Spotlight Gallery has new work, and the Chandler has a new director. Find out more in the latest edition of ArtMail. Read More
Morning Sun Softens the Spotlight Gallery

Morning Sun Softens the Spotlight Gallery

Posted: September 12, 2014

It’s likely Tony Conner is a morning person. Morning mist, morning color, and  the morning sky are all captured in watercolors exhibited in An Artist’s Journey Through the Seasons, now hanging in the Vermont Arts Council’s Spotlight Gallery. Tony is a self-taught artist dedicated to a single medium. The paintings … Read More
Remembering Jim Jeffords

Remembering Jim Jeffords

Posted: August 20, 2014

Alex Aldrich, Vermont Arts Council executive director, wrote the following remembrance after hearing of the death of beloved Vermont Senator James Jeffords. It is impossible NOT to join the chorus of so many others in celebrating the life and career of Senator Jim Jeffords. He was a thoughtful leader in … Read More