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Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network
NEA Big Read
Jan 31, 2017
Art Talk with Arigon Starr
Jan 30, 2017
Art Talk with Ceramicist Steven Young Lee
Here's our conversation with ceramacist Stephen Young Lee on how he fell in love with ceramics, what he thinks the most important thing is that he can teach young artists, and how his day job—as an arts administrator—informs his work as an artist.
Jan 27, 2017
What Does the Rooster Say? (An NEA Big Read quiz)
Can you guess these NEA Big Read titles from sounds that are prominent in each book?
Jan 26, 2017
Music Saved My Life: How Arts Therapy Helped a Master Sergeant Recover from the Wounds of War
Jan 25, 2017
#WisdomWednesday with NEA Literature Fellow David Tomas Martinez
Jan 24, 2017
Art Talk with NEA Literature Fellow Camille Rankine
Jan 23, 2017
How DC Earned Its Stripes: Inside SAAM's "Hot Beat"
Jan 19, 2017
Making the Character Whole: The Importance of Objects to Property Master Ellen Freund
Jan 18, 2017
#WisdomWednesday: NEA Chairman Jane Chu
Jan 13, 2017
Art-full Resolutions From the Big Read Team
Jan 12, 2017
The New Issue of NEA Arts in 6 Quotes
Jan 11, 2017
What's It Like to Do an Artist Residency in Japan?
Jan 10, 2017
Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016: Notable Quotable: SAAM Director Elizabeth Broun on what art is
Our most popular blog post of 2016 is a notable quotable on what art is from Smithsonian American Art Museum Director Elizabeth Broun.
Jan 09, 2017
Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016: Community Orchestras in the United States
In our second most popular blog post of 2016, NEA Director of Music & Opera Ann Meier Baker talks about the importance of community orchestras.
Jan 06, 2017
Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016: Spotlight on Boise Art Museum
Coming in third place in our 2016 top blog countdown is our spotlight on Boise Art Museum.
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