Vermont Arts Council

Teaching Artist Resources


Gowri Savoor is a visual teaching artist, whose practice includes sculpture, illustration, and writing. Gowri is the founder of A River of Light, an organization committed to bringing art to the community through participatory art events, parades, and installations. She has been a practicing teaching artist for over twenty years with experience in arts integration and community building.

Heather Bryce is a teaching artist, choreographer, and the artistic director of Bryce Dance Company. Bryce currently works as a teaching artist for organizations including Alvin Ailey American Dance Foundation, Lincoln Center, Durham Arts Council, Vermont Arts Council, and The Center for Arts Education. She holds her M.F.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts from Goddard College.


Accessibility Questions Closed captioning

Idea Exchange meetings will be closed captioned using auto captioning. We invite you to contact us with specific accommodations you need to facilitate your participation. We will make every effort to honor your requests when they are made two weeks prior to the event. Contact Michele Bailey, 504/ADA coordinator at [email protected] or at 802.402.4614. Voice and relay calls welcome

CreativeGround Directory

Schools, arts administrators, teaching artists, and others may view or contribute to a broader listing of Vermont teaching artist profiles in the New England Foundation for the Arts’ CreativeGround database.

admin-place August 8, 2014