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One-sentence Stories of Creativity in Community

One-sentence Stories of Creativity in Community

Posted: November 22, 2021

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to stymie our efforts to gather as we used to, we should remember that creativity is the heart of community. Over the past 19 months, Vermont artists, creatives, and arts and culture organizations have struggled to remain afloat, let alone thrive creatively, but we have… Read More
Fanning the Artistic Flame: New Vermont Works

Fanning the Artistic Flame: New Vermont Works

Posted: November 3, 2021

Mark your calendar! Three exciting new Vermont works are on tap in November, demonstrating the power of small town theater in investing in homegrown talent. The first November weekend, Nov. 6-7, marks the debut of the chamber opera Aliceheimer’s, by composer Eirk Nielsen and artist, writer, and medical anthropologist Dana… Read More
Vermont Made Episode 4: Wearable Eco-Art with Tara Lynn Bridal

Vermont Made Episode 4: Wearable Eco-Art with Tara Lynn Bridal

Posted: October 29, 2021

“Some of my customers are entomologists, some of them are teachers, some of them are moms, some of them are artists.” —Tara Lynn Scheidet In this episode of Vermont Made, eco-fashion designer Tara Lynn Scheidet shares how she brings nature to life on her custom wedding gowns, and… Read More
Two Poems After Irene by Mary Ruefle

Two Poems After Irene by Mary Ruefle

Posted: September 22, 2021

2021 is the tenth anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene, the storm that tore through Vermont in late August 2011 and devastated communities across the state. This summer, Vermonters have remembered the destruction and loss of that event—and the strength with which we recovered—by sharing stories, photos, and videos from… Read More
I am a Vermont Artist: Tina Escaja (a.k.a. Alm@ Pérez)

I am a Vermont Artist: Tina Escaja (a.k.a. Alm@ Pérez)

Posted: September 20, 2021

Cyberpoets practice the art of electronic literature. Working at the intersection of language and technology, they create experiences that redefine what a poem or story can be. For Burlington-based cyberpoet Tina Escaja (a.k.a. Alm@ Pérez), this means everything from interactive poem-websites to scannable barcode-poems and even three-dimensional, spider-like “robopoems.” While… Read More