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Wichita celebrates the community's vast cultures through the Big Read.
Quote from NEA Chairman Jane Chu's welcoming remarks made at the Congressional Maker Caucus event.
A playlist featuring African-American artists from our Art Works podcast series.
In our most popular blog post of 2015, NEA staff shared why the arts are important to them.
Our third most popular blog post of 2015 was an advice column!
Learn how one of the fall 2016 Art Works grant will be supporting the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, a program fusing dance from around the world.
Meet NEA 2016 grantee Charter Oak Cultural Center.
Ah, December. A time for family, friends, and frosting binges. But it’s also a time for art. Snuck in there between the gifts and the Hanukkah gelt are poems, folk songs, and symbolic pieces of visual art. In fact, they’re so ingrained in our festivities that most of us think of them simply as...
Read our complete interview with Shan Goshorn here . See a gallery of her baskets on the NEA Pinterest page .
Visual artist Sarah Sense talks about the opportunities and challenges inherent in modernizing a traditional art form.

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