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NEA Director of Folk and Traditional Arts Cliff Murphy shares his thoughts on the folk arts field.
Celebrate Fourth of July with klezmer music, Irish fiddling, and go-go tunes at the 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival!
Moab Music Festival combines its unique landscape with music. See how!
Contemporary art sculpture of cow skull
At first glance, Gail Tremblay 's baskets resemble traditional Native-American baskets, with rhythmic undulations and graceful protrusions. But peer a little closer, and Tremblay’s work is woven from celluloid film...
Here's one summer activity you don't want to miss...the DC Jazz Festival!
Listen up as 1999 NEA National Heritage Fellow Zakir Hussain talks about his life as a tabla musician.
Man holding ceramic vase
The NEA National Heritage Fellowships are the highest honor the U.S. government awards in the folk and traditional arts. They are awarded to those artists who work to preserve their...
Learn more about NEA grantee Ananya Dance Theatre and their upcoming program spotlighting the journey of healing for women.
We asked you on Facebook which past or present woman artist—of any discipline—would you like to have dinner with and why?
Wichita celebrates the community's vast cultures through the Big Read.

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