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2020 Governor’s Awards in the Arts

The biennial awards, established in 1970 by the Idaho Commission on the Arts, bring recognition to Idaho’s exceptional artists, arts organizations, and arts supporters.

Public Notice: Grants Committee Meeting

FY21 Quick Funds Round Two grant approval

Public Notice: Commission Meeting

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene a meeting of Commissioners via videoconference August 14, 2020, 2–3 p.m., MDT.

Public Notice: Governor’s Awards in the Arts Task Force Meeting

Preliminary Review of 2020 Governor’s (Action) Awards in the Arts Nominations.

Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Awards for 2021

Awards go to six master artists and their qualified apprentices.

Folk & Traditional Artists Awarded 2021 Fellowships

The Idaho Commission on the Arts announces the recipients of the inaugural Folk and Traditional Arts Fellowship: Norma Pintar,
Cary Schwarz, Jenny Williams.

Artists Awarded Fellowships in Visual Arts

Three Idaho artists have been awarded Fellowships in Visual Arts: Joe Casey Doyle, Karen Woods, and Chad Erpelding.

2021 Arts Grants Announced

Fiscal Year 2021 annual grants, totaling $544,000, go to 77 organizations and schools spanning 24 communities throughout the state.

Public Notice: Grants Committee Meeting

FY21 Quick Funds, Round One Grant Approval

Webinar: Social Media Tips for Idaho Arts Orgs

Social media can be an efficient and effective way for arts organizations to tell their story, grow their audience, share programming, sell tickets and increase visibility. But,_

Public Notice: Quick Funds, Round 1 panel

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene the Quick Funds, Round 1 panel on June 18, 2020 at 9 am via videoconference

Public Notice: Commission Meeting

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene a meeting of Commissioners via videoconference on Friday, May 29, 2020

Public Notice: Visual Arts Fellowship panel

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene the Visual Arts Fellowship panel via videoconference on April 24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Public Notice: Folk & Traditional Arts panel

The Commission will convene the Folk & Traditional Arts Fellowships, Apprenticeships Grant Panel via videoconference on April 22, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Public Notice: Entry Track grant panel

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene the annual Entry Track Grant Panel via videoconference on April 10, 9 a.m.-1:45 p.m.

Public Notice: Arts Education Project panel

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene the annual Arts Education Grant Panel via videoconference on April 3, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Public Notice: Commission Special Meeting

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene a special meeting of Commissioners via teleconference on March 27, 2020.

Poetry Out Loud State Final

The Idaho Commission on the Arts is excited to share the results of the Idaho Poetry Out Loud Finals which were held on Saturday, March 7th, 2020_

Public Notice:
Mar. Commission Meeting

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will convene a meeting of Commissioners via teleconference on March 6, 2020.

Idaho State Poetry Out Loud Final

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will host the Idaho State Poetry Out Loud Finals on Saturday, March 7th, 2020 at the South Junior High Auditiorium in_

Strategic Planning 2021

Summaries of public response to our local meetings about strategic planning.

Rooted: Opening Reception

Artists of My Artrepreneur Program organized a group show focused on their personal conception of place; where they come from and what role they occupy in that environment.

Arts & Culture Roundtables

Join the Idaho Commission on the Arts for a conversation about cultural participation in your community.

Traditional Arts Apprenticeships Announced

The 2020 TAAP grants awardees include practitioners in Flamenco, Korean, and Mexican dancing; leatherworking, gun engraving and saddlemaking; Nez Perce tule weaving and Japanese Taiko.

2020 Annual Grants Announced

June 27, 2019 2020 ARTS GRANTS ANNOUNCED Idaho – The Idaho Commission on the Arts announced today its Fiscal Year 2020 annual grants, totaling $544,008 to 76_

Writers Awarded Literature Fellowships

Peter Chilson (Moscow), Emily Ruskovich (Idaho City), Samantha Silva (Boise), Joel Wayne (Boise), and CL Young (Boise).

Collins Named Writer in Residence

Writer Malia Collins of Boise has been named Idaho Writer in Residence by the Idaho Commission on the Arts.

Writer in Residence in Driggs

Writing workshops for youth and adults

May Commission Meeting

The Idaho Commission on the Arts will hold its quarterly meeting on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17 8:30 am-3 pm.

Cowgirl Congress Showcase & Demo

Idaho women gearmakers showcase and demonstration, April 6, 2019 from 1-5 pm at The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho

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