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I love Wisconsin

I was honored to have Frank Bernarducci select my work for the Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art’s annual juried exhibition this year. Out of respect and gratitude, I decided to attend the opening last week in a show of support for the fledgling museum. It was founded only a year ago. Its first annual, national […]

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Embodiments of life

There’s a funny and moving scene in Amadeus where Mozart defends his music for The Marriage of Figaro. His monarch cites good reasons for prohibiting a performance of the story: it’s immoral, degenerate and revolutionary in spirit. (The movie suggests that some might have thought of Mozart’s own personal life in those terms, on occasion.) The king fears […]

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Bill Finewood

These are small, beautifully executed landscapes by Bill Finewood, currently on view in “Methods Change but the Spirit is the Same”, at the Insalaco-Williams Gallery 34, Finger Lakes Community College. It’s a great overview of his work in different mediums and styles throughout his career. These oils were stand outs in composition, color and handling […]

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Arts Action Fund PAC Supports Lizzie Fletcher of Texas

The Arts Action Fund PAC was proud to support congressional candidate Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX-7).

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2018 October Imaginarium Opening Day! Reception tomorrow!

Today is the 2018 October Imaginarium Opening Day! Come by Art Presence Art Center to meet the artists and see the Bewitched & Beguiled show at a festive reception from 1–4 pm on Sat, Oct 6..

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Pam Formeller Author Reading

Come to Pam Formeller’s author reading of her new book, Miracle on Fifth! Friday, October 12 at 5 pm. Refreshments will be served.

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The results are in from our second public opinion poll on the arts!

Americans for the Arts has released Americans Speak Out about the Arts in 2018, our national public opinion survey on the arts—and one of the largest ever conducted. This is an update of the study we conducted two years ago. Now, like then, there are s…

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Updated Chart on the Status of FY’2019 Appropriations

Updated Chart on the Status of FY’2019 Appropriations of Key Federal Arts Agencies and Programs as of 9/28/18.

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Just Released: 2018 Congressional Arts Report Card

The Arts Action Fund just released it’s 2018 Congressional Arts Report Card.

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NEA Trend Data

The National Endowment for the Arts released the latest 5-year trend data on arts audience attendance and participation

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