Chairman News

September 2014

portrait of NEA Chairman Jane Chu
Washington, DC —NEA Chairman Jane Chu will visit Sioux Falls, South Dakota, September 21 and 22, 2014, and Freeman, South Dakota, on September 23. Chairman Chu will begin her trip with a visit to the Northern Plains Indian Art Market on Sunday, September 21. On Monday, the 22nd...
Jane Chu
NEA Chairman Jane Chu will visit Columbus, Ohio, on Friday, September 19, 2014. Her visit is hosted by Charlotte Kessler, a member of the National Council on the Arts.
Jane Chu
Washington, DC —NEA Chairman Jane Chu will visit Kansas City, Missouri, on September 15, 2014. This will be the first time she will return to Kansas City in her official capacity as chairman of the NEA. Chairman Chu will visit three area arts organizations that have received NEA...
Jane Chu
Washington, DC —NEA Chairman Jane Chu will visit Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on September 11, 2014. She will begin her day at the Arts Education Partnership’s National Forum, then tour Pittsburgh's downtown cultural district and meet with local recipients of NEA funding. Chairman...

August 2014

Senator Reed, NEA Chairman Jane Chu, and artist Morris Nathanson, who is showing his work.
PAWTUCKET, RI – For her first official trip as head of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), Chairman Jane Chu went to a place where the concept of the NEA was born: Rhode Island. In 1965, former U.S. Senator Claiborne Pell (D-RI) was a driving force behind the...