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Volume 26, Number 7 — July 2019


Art Articles

Stage Parents: Unsung Heroes
Madame Maestro Cornelia Kodkani-Laemmli
Fiber Arts: Beyond the Quilt
Stardust — From the Book to the Big Screen and Beyond
"From These Hills" at WKRAC
The Arts as Therapy: Gaining a Sense of Empowerment
Beyond the Glass Menagerie: Littleton, Chihuly & Friends
Arts & The Environment: Barbara Kingsolver
Colleges Invest in the Arts
Youth Spotlight: Taking the Stage at Theatre Bristol
Wearable Art: Stunning Works by Jewelry Designers
Artistic Reflections II: Music and Art Take Center Stage
Affrilachia: Black Artists in Our Region
Once Upon a Tree
Bronze Sculpture: Creating the Faery Fountain 'Midsummer Play'
The Arts & The Brains of Older Adults
How Does Your Community Fund the Arts?
Betsy White & William King Regional Arts Center
Art in a Healing Environment
Visitors from Decorative Arts Museum Travel to Tri-Cities Area
The Fine Art of Photography
A Passion for Fashion: The Art of Designing Clothes
Early Regional Pottery
Artful Giving in a Difficult Economy
Doors of Opportunity
The Renaissance of Kingsport
The New Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Outstanding Teachers in the Arts
Reaching for the Stars
Marketing the Arts
State Street Gallery Owners Exhibit Passion, Courage & Determination
Installation Art at Two Local Venues
The Martin Legacy
Where Are They Now?
Passionate About the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Celebrating Black History Month
"Color Me Bad: Animation, Pop, Satire"
Marek is a man on a mission at the Paramount
Pulling Strings to Get Music Into Children's Lives
Summer Camps
Beyond the Quilt: Textile Artists
All the World's a Stage ...
Mountain Music Museum and Pickin' Porch coming to State Street
History Through Storytelling
Costume Designers bring Character to Life and Set the Mood
Art Walks help downtown areas
William King Museum nominated for VA Top 10 Endangered Artifacts
Stitchers create art
Ugly cabinets lead to stained glass artistry
Portraits are Steven Reeves' passion
Ellen Elmes illustrates the region
Robert Pilk is hooked on comics
Bristol's new Birthplace of Country Music Museum
Jon Coulthard: soars and boards
AAME is a service-oriented art council
Gala celebration of Arts Achievement Awards winners to be held
Remember local artists during the holiday season
Analog technology works in a digital world
AAME Gala honors Arts Achievement winners
Mary Jo Case: The Queen of Tennessee Collectors
Cherry Bounce: a gestalt of art and politics
Maiorana creates flowing metal artwork
Lisa Boardwine is master of abstractism
Jay Phyfer continues to work during "retirement'
Stryk’s ‘Notes on the State of Virginia’ is on exhibit
Rose Marie Burriss’ faith led to a collection
AAME Gala honors Arts Achievement Award winners
About the Cover Stories
Jackie Dolpp wants her work to give joy
Art in Public Places Celebration
In the Land of Special Effects
Celebrating Mozart's Birthday
Minton Sparks "Heritage Headliner" for Cultural Crossroads Conference
Dialogue: "But is it art?"
Fantasy Mural sprinkled with Stardust
Barter Theatre partners with Abingdon High School
States Expect Modest Growth in Fiscal Year 2007 Arts Funding
First Lady Laura Bush Visits Arts Program For At-Risk Youth in Knoxville
Artisan Center Work Progresses
Arts All Around: Warsaw, Poland
Artist Supports Bristol's Outdoor Sculpture Despite Vandalism
Fine Arts Center Part of UVa-Wise Capital Campaign Goal
"Pointing the Way in Greeneville" Exhibit Features Church Steeples
ETSU Bristol offers Grant and Proposal Development Class (Registration through mid-January)
The Crooked Road Establishing a Directory
Art Explosion!
Symphony of the Mountains presents A Night of Elegant Music
Public Art in Kingsport
Arts All Around: Krakow, Cultural Capital of Poland
Online Version of A! Magazine More Interactive and User-Friendly
Building Relationships with Donors
Reece Museum at ETSU holds Friends' Membership Drive
Art Works Conference and Arts Advocacy Day in Virginia (Register by Jan. 18)
Symphony of the Mountains Outreach Project
Johnson City Artist awarded Fellowship, featured in Arts Commission Gallery
Stardust Official Movie Website set to Launch
Chattanooga hosts Biennial Conference of Southern Literature
Applications accepted for Summer Music Institute Fellowship
Virginia Commission for the Arts to Offer Free Grant Application Assistance Workshops
Knoxville Opera seeking Artisans for Festival
Kingsport Public Art Committee Outlines Strategic Initiatives
MECC Sponsors Arts Competition for Students and Alumni
Registration Reminder for the Art Works for Virginia Conference January 24-25
Nominations sought for Tennessee Creative Ticket Schools of Excellence Awards
New Online Journal features Literature of the Mountain South
East Tennessee State University faculty and staff form online Speakers Bureau
AAME "Print & Internet" Workshop a Success
Call for Entries: Bristol's 2007 Art in Public Places Competition
Artisan Network Accepting Members
ETSU Professor featured in Nashville Fiber Art Exhibit
Local Artisans Honor Greeneville With Jewelry Design
John Gunther Photo Gallery (Feature story supplement.)
Ellen Patrick Photo Gallery (Feature story supplement.)
Carol LeBaron Photo Gallery (Feature story supplement.)
"The arts speak to the soul of a city..."
Art Basel Miami Beach
Southern Arts Federation Regional Touring Applications Due March 1
Art Lovers 'Gallery Hop' in Abingdon
Val Lyle Sculpture Installed in Knoxville
BCMA announces partnership with The Southern Ledger
New website address for Tennessee Arts Commission Specialty License Plates
Winners announced for 2007 Governor's Awards in the Arts
March 13 is Arts Advocacy Day in Tennessee
Workshop on Cost Effective Public Relations Strategies in Abingdon
Registration still open for AAME's free Print & Internet workshop
ETSU offers Renaissance Child Enrichment Program
Robert Porterfield's Legacy
Arts All Around: Budapest, Hungary
Virginia Highlands Festival Unveils Signature Art
Master Craft Artist / Apprenticeship Program Announced
Can you imagine life in a community without The Arts?
Seeking Artisans?
"Tanasi" Arts Center Proposed for Northeast Tennessee
Take A Tour of Sculpted Chairs at E&H College
Arts Alliance schedules Sculpture Walks, Border Bash Exhibits
Gallery Director Outlines Initiatives
Challenge America: Reaching Every Community Grants announced
Arts All Around ... Budapest, Hungary
Anti-drug Poster Contest Winner Announced
Art in Public Places
The British are Coming!
Smithsonian Folklife Festival will focus on Three Cultures
Arrowmont's National Historic Register Status Approved
National Endowment Announces More Than $67 Million In Grants
Local Author in Anthology of Quilters' Stories
Knoxville Museum offers Hands-On Activities for Kids of All Ages
Art in Public Places: Bristol
Arts Alliance Nominations Earn 2 Pinnacle Awards
Former Johnson City Resident Contributed Animation Work to Oscar Winner 'Happy Feet'
Knox County High School Students Bring Color to Downtown Building
Cost Effective Strategies Topic of Workshop
Study Documents The Arts' Impact on Economy
Letter to the Editor: Art in Public Places
Kingsport Launches Sculpture Walk Exhibit
Youth Spotlight: Jeffrey Oakes
Virginia Arts Commission Wants Your Advice
Stardust — "It's Pirates of the Caribbean Meets The Princess Bride"
Stardust — About the Book
Stardust — What's Next?
Stardust Events for Kids of All Ages
Tennessee Arts Commission spotlights BCMA
Own an Original Sculpture
Outdoor Sculpture Walks offered in Kingsport
Bristol Library Commissions Mural for Children's Area
Arts All Around: Art in Public Places
Art in Public Places Juror Discusses the Process
Stardust Books
A Theory of Craft: Function and Aesthetic Expression by Dr. Howard Risatti
"From These Hills" — The Jurying Process
"From These Hills" — Dr. Risatti Discusses the Art Submitted
"From These Hills" — Lou Haney
"From These Hills" — Alison Pack, Baldwin True North, Mindy North
"From These Hills" — Lee Coburn
"From These Hills" — Misty Stratton
"From These Hills" — Elaine Fleck
"From These Hills" — Robyn Raines, Joseph Champagne
"From These Hills" — Charlie Brouwer, Jennifer L. Collins
"From These Hills" — Joshua Coleman, Thomas Schram
"From These Hills" — John W. Hilton, Bonnie Moreno, Pat Pilchard
"From These Hills" — Anne Armentrout
"From These Hills" — Gay Smith
"From These Hills" — Mary Alice Kelly
"From These Hills" — Mary Tartaro, Marvin Tadlock
IN FOCUS: Birthplace of Country Music Alliance
The Arts Mean Business: Arts & Economic Prosperity
Abingdon receives Big Read Grant from NEA
Stardust: "Gold is Where You Find It"
Tennessee Arts Commission announces Grant Awards for Fiscal Year 2008
NEW! Announcing the Americans for the Arts Job Bank
Arts All Around: Bristol's Art in Public Places, Year Two
Art in Public Places
The Arts as Therapy: "Rebuilding My Life"
The Arts as Therapy: Heal Thyself
The Art as Therapy: "My Battle with Depression"
The Arts as Therapy: Creative Writing
The Arts as Therapy: Poetry and Life
A Virtual Museum Visit in Book Form
People's Choice Award
IN FOCUS: Stardust Costume Party
The Arts as Therapy: Healthcare Provider sees Benefits
New Brochures Available: Mountain Music Museum, ACMA and Pickin' Porch
Stardust: What Others Are Saying
In Focus: Local Fiber Artist in the News
Glass Artist Receives Governor's Award in the Arts
Jeff Chapman-Crane takes People's Choice Award
In Focus: Art in Public Places Reception
10-Year-Old Author to receive "Mom's Choice" Literary Award
UPDATE: Tanasi Arts & Heritage Center
IN FOCUS: 'Round the Mountain makes Presentation to Tourism Committee
Youth Spotlight: Hunter Perrin, Craig Rockett and Jason Terrill.
Survey: Economic Impact on Artists
Looking for Art in Western North Carolina
Collector of Studio Glass Describes Littleton's Work as "Almost Magical"
Glass Art Exhibit: Dale Chihuly
Glass Art Exhibit: Warrington Colescott
Glass Art Exhibit: Erwin Eisch
Glass Art Exhibit: Herb Jackson
Glass Art Exhibit: Clarence Morgan
Glass Art Exhibit: Judith O'Rourke
Glass Art Exhibit: Italo Scanga
Glass Art Exhibit: Therman Statom
Glass Art Exhibit: Dan Welden
Tennessee Sampler Survey funds research With Notecard Sets
In Focus: Faerie Festival in Abingdon
Virginia Arts Commission Elects New Chairman
In Focus: Arts Commission meets in Jonesborough
Youth Spotlight: High School Bluegrass Band
Arts All Around: New Mexico
Arts Commission Seeks Input Through Online Survey
Share Stories About the Arts: "Talk To Me, Tennessee!"
Downtown Walking Tour Debuts
AAA Safety Poster Contest Program Promotes Awareness and Safe Activities
IN FOCUS: New Gallery Opens in Abingdon, Va.
Highlands Mentoring Center gets a Makeover
Tanasi Arts and Heritage Center Receives $50,000 Grant
Call for Entries continues for "Art in the Lobby"
Colleges Invest in the Arts: SwVCC's Appalachian Arts Center
Colleges Invest in the Arts: Milligan building New Arts Center
Colleges Invest in the Arts: Northeast State ushers in New Era
Colleges Invest in the Arts: Emory & Henry Sees New Arts Center as Strong Growth
Arts All Around: Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke
IN FOCUS: ETSU Shakespeare Students Dress the Part for Halloween
Youth Enjoy Art in Public Places Tour
Mountain Music of Virginia travels to the West Coast
Wearable Art: Glenna Fleiner
Wearable Art: Patty Nickels
Wearable Art: James-Ben Stockton & Daniel Luther
Arts Spotlight on Youth: Making & Selling Jewelry
Arts All Around: The Gallery Scene in Downtown Roanoke
AAME announces People's Choice Award for Art in Public Places competition
ETSU Professor explores Mongolia's Petroglyphs, Burial Sites and Stone Rings
NEA releases New Reading Study
2007 Barter Theatre Young Playwrights Festival Winners announced
'Round the Mountain Membership, Awareness grow as Organization Celebrates First Year
Bagpiping Teen Plays to Raise Money for Summer Camp
IN FOCUS: Tourism Commissioner in Greeneville
'Holiday in the National Parks' celebrated at the White House
$2 Million pledged to Benefit Knoxville Museum of Art
Federal Budget to Provide Increases for Arts Programs
Chattanooga to host National Assembly of State Arts Agencies in 2008
Foundation pledges matching gift of $2M for Emory & Henry arts center
Jewelry Designer celebrates MainStreet: Greeneville's 25th Anniversary
Art in Public Places: Bristol Artist Receives Commission
Artistic Reflections II: Bob Greene, Jr.
Artistic Reflections II: Ann Holler
Artistic Reflections II: Beth McCoy
Artistic Reflections II: Evelyn Pursley-Kopitzke
Artistic Reflections II: Jane Perry
Artistic Reflections II: Q & A with the Composers
Arts All Around: Big Art News in Virginia
Youth Spotlight: Moria Frazier
Artist/Philanthropist Donates Public Art to City of Kingsport
In Memoriam: Arts Advocate Nellie McNeil
IN FOCUS: Christmas Concert
$16M Artisan Center coming to Abingdon
Abingdon Cave House gives Artisans Chance to Showcase, Sell Crafts
NEA announces New Play Development Project
Arts Depot People's Choice Award is announced
Save America's Treasures announces $7.6 Million in Awards
Funding Increase Largest For NEA In 28 Years
Frist Center For Visual Arts shares Prestigious Grant
Arts Commission awards $92,746 in Teacher Incentive Grants
Tourists will Flock to See Giant Statues
It's Simple to Sign Up for Our Free Email Digest
New Look, New Address for AAME Art in Public Places
A. Kelly Pruitt Paints What He Knows Best ? the Cowboy Way of Life
Arts All Around...Faith through the Prism of Art
IN FOCUS: Reception for Iron Mountain Stoneware Exhibit at WKRAC
Artistic Reflections II Gives Young Percussionist a Chance to Perform
In Memoriam: Artist, Art Professor Tedd Blevins
Erwin Woman's Needlework draws National Attention
VI Art Professor's Work in Smithsonian Library
Chocolatier creates Edible Art
ETSU Digital Media Student wins American Advertising Award
Arts All Around ... Virginia Center for Architecture
Young Actor Soars in 'Peter Pan'
ETSU Faculty, Students Receive ADDY Awards
Penn Virginia Acquires Local Art
A! Advertising Space Is Filling Fast
IN FOCUS: Fundraising/Marketing Workshop A Success
A! Magazine for the Arts Celebrates 15 Years
Local Poets Celebrate National Poetry Month; Rita Quillen Recalls Day She Discovered Appalachian Poetry
POETRY by Jane Hicks
POETRY by Felicia Mitchell
POETRY by Lena Cantrell McNicholas
POETRY by Delilah O'Haynes
POETRY by Neva Bryan
POETRY by Rees Shearer
POETRY by Gretchen McCroskey
POETRY by Warren Meredith Harris
POETRY by Benjamin Dugger
POETRY by David Winship
POETRY by Henry McCarthy
POETRY by Samuel Miller, M.D.
Arts All Around: A Day Without Poetry
Youth Spotlight: Thomas Cantrell
Modern Movement Spiced with Appalachian Flavor Accents ETSU Dance Performance
JCAAC Gala Better Than Ever
Birthplace of Country Music Alliance Meets Local Fundraising Challenge
Bristol's Border Bash Seeks Artists & Crafters
Johnson City Ballet Academy Student Places in Top 12
Watauga Valley Art League Completes Another Barn 'Quilt Square'
Bristol Professor's Work Selected for Rosen Sculpture Exhibition
Theatre Is Conduit For Students' Message
Tribute to Women Honors Three in the Arts Community
Arts All Around: Envying North Carolina
Pictures (and New Music) at an Exhibition: Artistic Reflections II
Milligan Students Honored with Arts Awards
Theatre of Ballet Arts Dancers Attend SERBA Conference
Various Organizations Net Pinnacle Awards
Affrilachia: The Artists
Affrilachia: Q&A with the Artists
New Destination in New York: New Museum of Contemporary Art
In Focus: ETSU Awards Marlow Top Award for Art Project
'Talk to Me Tennessee' Update
TFTA Introduces Arts Advocacy Toolkit
'Round the Mountain Draws Attention to Artisans Throughout Southwest Virginia
Retiring Director of Jonesborough's Tourism and Marketing Leaves behind a Legacy
Turning Wood into Art: Tom Ilowiecki
Metal Maniac: Rick Radman Crafts Unique Sculptures from Scrap Metal, Old Tools and More
Whimsical, Curvacious, Fractured
Tennessee Arts Commission Names New Officers
NEA Announces New Study on Working Artists
Highlands Community Services Looks to Art to Promote Recovery
Science & Art: Creative Partners
Science & Art: 'Symbiosis' Art Exhibition
Science & Art: 'Ocean Gems' Exhibition
Science & Art: 'Artistic R-evolution,' 'Earth Permanence' and 'Orders of Magnitude'
Arts All Around: Art & Politics Recommended for Summer Reading
Former Bristolian's Statue Made International History in 1955
'Ocean Gems' Calendar Sales Fund Scholarships to Visit Museum at Gray Fossil Site
AiPP 2007 Exhibition: Own A Sculpture
IN FOCUS: Artists, Musicians Meet and Greet
'Round the Mountain Receives Grant
Art in Public Places: Downtown Bristol
Art in Public Places: Virginia Intermont
Art in Public Places: Abingdon
Virginia Center for Architecture Celebrates Palladio's 500th Birthday
VHF: 2008 Juried Fine Art Show Award Winners Announced
VHF: 2008 Youth Art Show Winners Announced
VHF: Arts & Crafts Winners Announced
IN FOCUS: Northeast State Raises Curtain on Regional Performing Arts Center Wing
IN FOCUS: ETSU Students Enjoy London Theatre Productions
Artists Are Doing Well At Highlands Festival
Art In Downtown Bristol Draws Varied Responses
VHF: Juried Fine Arts Show Announces People's Choice Award
Winners of Governor's Awards for the Arts Announced
Governor's School Prepares Virginia High Senior For Dorm Life
Northeast State Raises Curtain on Regional Performing Arts Center
Newell Hendershot Watermedia Exhibition Winners Announced
Age, The Arts & Education: Ceramics & Photography
Age, The Arts & Education: Arts Array Discussion Group
Age, The Arts & Education: The Barter (Theatre) Experience
Age, The Arts & Education: Women Writers in Appalachia & the South
Age, The Arts & Education: Improvisation & Creative Movement
Age, The Arts & Education: Poetry, Films & More
Age, The Arts & Education: Programs for Older Adults
Age, The Arts & Education: Historic Examples
'Ocean Gems' Calendar Funds Field Trips to Local Museum
11-Year-Old Fiddle Player & His Band Will Perform During Rhythm & Roots
Arts All Around...Napa Valley Art Among the Vineyards
Winners of Virginia Governor's Awards for the Arts Announced
New Resource for the Arts Opens in Morristown
Actors Awarded Scholarships at Barter Theatre
TAC Awards Grants to Arts Organizations
Student Ticket Subsidy Provides Opportunities For Public Schools
Joan Manross Takes 'Choice' Celebration in Stitches Award
Funding the Arts: Kingsport, Tenn., 'The Best Place to Be!'
Funding the Arts: Kingsport's Community Partners
Funding the Arts: Wytheville, Va. Department of Museums
Knoxville Emporium announces Artist-in-Residence
Funding the Arts: Wytheville Focuses on Heritage
Statistics: Budgetary Commitments to the Arts
Young Actor Cares Deeply About Her Art
Arts All Around: Saying Farewell to Loyal Readers
Tennessee Congressman Receives 'A+' In The Arts
Rusty And Ripe For Crafting
Fallen Trees Destined for a Higher Use in Abingdon
E&H Celebrates Renovation of Visual and Performing Arts Building
E&H President: Why The Arts Are Important
IN FOCUS: Arts Symposium Held in Kingsport
Economic Problems Prompt State Budget Cuts for the Virginia Commission for the Arts
Shared Stage
Deaf Actor Hopes More People Learn To Use Sign Language
Sign Language Interpreter Sees Job As A Ministry
Deciding Moment: Bout With Cancer Makes Woman Realizes Art is Her Passion
Arts Commission E-Newsletter 'Spotlights' Arts Alliance Mountain Empire
Winners Announced for Rhythm & Roots Photo Competition
Arts Programs Are Part Of Bristol's Progress
Path Clear For Rebirth Of William King Regional Arts Center
Betsy White: Going, Going ... But Not Gone
Funding for Arts Center Expansion
Youth Spotlight: Drama Class A 'Transformative' Experience
Arts Groups Fret the Woes of Big Donors
Art in Public Places: People's Choice Award
What Others Are Saying to the 'People's Choice' Award Winner...
'The Rose Cabinet Shops'
Young Actors Awarded Scholarships at Barter Theatre
Local Basketmaker Stars in Virginia's Tourism Promotions
Google Ad Grant for Nonprofits
Grants Available for Arts Projects
Arts Fundraising Shifts Gears in Perilous Economy
Funding for Federal Programs at 2008 Levels
U.S. Conference of Mayors Forum on Arts for Next Administration
Five Recommendations for Nonprofits in a Recession
UVa-Wise Fine Arts Facility Named in Honor of Gilliam Family
Bringing Ice to Life
Wanted: Artists & Cultural Organizations for Virginia's 'Minds Wide Open' Celebration
Inspired by Nature, Passionate About Poetry
Morten Lauridsen: Getting Back to Nature
Lauridsen: Passionate About Poetry & the Human Voice
Lauridsen: About the Composer
Lauridsen: What Others Are Saying
Lauridsen: Other Well-Known Compositions, Recordings
Max Hale Has An 'Eye' for Photography
Library Unveils Children's Mural
Transitions: Virginia Intermont Hires New Art Faculty
Impact of Federal Elections on the Arts
The Role of the Arts in Building the 21st Century American Workforce
Barter Theatre Announces Winners of 2008 Young Playwrights Festival
The Arts. Ask for More!
Ten Ways to Get More Art in Kids' Lives
Long-Gone New York Fire Hall Resurrected in Stained Glass
Review of Duane Cregger Exhibition in Richmond
Photomural Highlights ETSU Music Program
Tennessee Arts Commission Receives Folklife & Education Award Recognition
Local Artwork Presented to March of Dimes Citizen of the Year
Symphony Partners with YWCA for Free Music Lessons
President-Elect Obama Talks About the Arts on 'Meet The Press'
Art-In-Architecture Artist Registry
NEA Announces Report on Nonprofit Theaters
Rare Opportunity to View Sculptor's Work
Highlands Community Services Purchases Local Art, Partners with Arts Depot
Art in Public Places Selects 2009 Juror
Highlands Festival Names 2009 Signature Artist
SVCC Honors Ellen Elmes
Arts Depot Announces People's Choice Award
What's Your Hope for the Arts in Your Community for 2009?
Chicago Arts & Culture
Student Art On Exhibit at Lee Regional Medical Center
Eclectic Artist's Work on View in Richlands
From Downtown Sculptures to The Healing Arts
Library's Public Art Collection Begins with Tapestry by Local Artist
Bicentennial Quilt Square in Greeneville
Petition for 'Secretary of the Arts and Culture' Gaining Momentum
"Arts in the Airport" in Knoxille
Deadlines for JANUARY Print Edition
Where to find A! Magazine for the Arts
Working Under a New Global Economic Model
Recommendations Sent to Obama Transition Team
Proposed Economic Stimulus Package includes $50 Million for NEA
Is Photography Art?
Wildlife Art & Photography
Returning to His Roots
New Director, New Opportunities for Children's Choral Academy
Library's Public Art Collection Begins with Tapestry by Local Artist
Arts and Culture Can Play Role In State Economic Development
Kil'n Time Two Years In The Making
New Fine Art Gallery Opens In Abingdon
UVa-Wise Enjoying Booming Growth
Arts in Economic Recovery Legislation Proposed
NEA Study: More Adults Read Literature
NEA Issues Statement regarding Arts and Economic Stimulus
Arts Leaders Urge Role for Culture in Economic Recovery
Art Gurls Give Former Police Officer Artistic Outlet
E&H Art Professor Featured in Reputable Arts Journal
Share Your Memories of the Paramount Center for the Arts
Arts Organizations Crucial To Growth
Caterpillars Back in Downown Bristol
A Passion for Fashion: First Ladies & Fashion
A Passion for Fashion: Inspiration & Training
A Passion for Fashion: The Industry
A Passion for Fashion: Is Fashion Art?
A Passion for Fashion: Personal Style & The Creative Process
A Passion for Fashion: Running A Business
Youth Spotlight: Joseph Culp
Virginia Candidates Surveyed on Arts Funding
Sculpture Helps Revitalize Bristol's Oldest Neighborhood
Cartier Show Is A Testament To Local Artistic Talent
Free Help Offered to Nonprofit Arts Groups
John Battle Student Designs 'Wings & Wheels' Artwork
Endowment Establishes School of the Arts at ETSU
News from Americans for the Arts
As Economy Plummets, Activity At Local Library Booms
Afterschool Adventures: A Potter's Wheel Dizzying for Some, Calming for Others
Area Artist Receives VMFA Fellowship Award
Thomas Johnston Was Bristol's Portrait Painter
Review: Suzanne Stryk is 'Keeping An Eye On Things'
Area Music Students Visit White House
Knoxville Student Wins Poetry Out Loud State Final
NEA Releases Research on Artist Unemployment Rates
IN FOCUS: The Art of Suzanne Stryk
Listen as Young Pianist Performs with The Paramount Players
Congress Passes $10 Million Increase to NEA Budget
Local Arts Organizations Urged to Apply for Stimulus Funds
Review: 'Wide Eyed Garden' at WKRAC
J4 wins 'Singing Family Face Off'
'Drifting Along the Appalachian Trail'
A "Howling' Promotion: Wolf Sculptures to Reflect Abingdon's Heritage
Fresh Off the Easel
Arts Festival Celebrates Arts Advocacy Day in Tennessee
'Narnia' Braille Trail Opens in Kingsport
Winners Announced for Newell-Hendershot Watermedia Exhibit
Knoxville Woman Enters Quilt Hall of Fame
Folklife Handbook Offered Online
An Artist's Perspective
'Tribute to Women' Honors Three in Arts Community
AAME Announces Winners of Youth Art Competition
Brownlee Named Teacher of the Year
Wednesday Morning Painters
Join Alice for Romp through Wonderland
Area Artisans Win Awards
Young Actor also a Wrestler
Caterpillar Crawl
Winners of ETSU Digital Media Competition Announced
2009 Bristol Mayors' Awards Announced
Virginia Student Wins National Poetry Out Loud Competition
2009 Pinnacle Award Winners
Artful Giving: Why Regional Arts Organizations Need Your Help
Local Artisans featured in Va. Tourism Travel Guide
In Focus: Helen Morgan
Young at Art Program
What's Behind the Curtain at Barter Theatre?
The Wizard of Oz: Shaping the Production
The Wizard of Oz: Tricks of the Trade
Youth Spotlight: Elizabeth LaPrelle
Who's Afraid of Virginia's Wolves?
Record Audiences @ Northeast State
Developer, Historian Hopes to Rediscover Sense of Community
Kistner: "Know the past in order to appreciate the future'
Imagination Library Hands Out 200,000th Book
Tennessee Arts Commission Announces New Officers
Paramount's 'Wake-Up' Call
ETSU Professor Exhibits Work in Italian Museum
Bristol Artist Has A Passion For Collecting Reliquaries
Tennessee Sampler Survey Launches Web Site
Val Lyle Explores 'These Truths: the brutal tenderness of appalachia'
Two Wolves Missing from Abingdon Pack
Internet & Mass Media Reaching Substantial Audiences for the Arts
ETSU Museum receives "Connecting to Collections Bookshelf'
Early Regional Pottery: Q&A with John Case
Early Regional Pottery: Local History
Early Regional Pottery: Recreating History
Rising Third Grader Wins Photography Award
Arts Alliance Names New Officers
Barter Theatre Awards Scholarships
R.E.A.D.S Now Offers Thousands of iPod-Compatible Audiobooks
Harnessing Motion: Professor's Cast-Off Metal Creations
Officials Fear Abducted Caterpillars May Never Be Found
Americans for the Arts report on Arts in Schools
Watauga Valley Art League Announces Winners of Summer Art Show
This Year's Virginia Highlands Festival Geared For Youth
Tennessee Arts Organizations receive Grants From The National Endowment for the Arts
Art Thefts Must Be Stopped
Tennessee Billboards Promote Arts Education
Area Youth Headed To White House For Music Program
Fun Fest Art Show Winners
KMA Acquires Important Contemporary Works
Is Abingdon on the Brink of a New Renaissance?
Winning Virginia Highlands Art on View
'There's No Place Like Home'
More Locations to Buy and View Local Art
A! EXTRA: Contemporary Potters in Region
Brothers Passionate About the Arts
Mosaic Pays Tribute to Beloved Art Professor
Achievements Noted for Local Residents
'Entwined Dancers' in Abingdon Park
Public Art Survey Underway Nationwide
Arts in Healthcare Legislation
Proceeds from 'Art for Obama' to Benefit Americans for the Arts
Local Artist Selected for USEF Pony Finals
Festival announces Winners of Arts & Crafts Exhibits
COMING UP: The Arts ~ Changing Lives!
People's Choice Announced for Festival's Juried Fine Art Show
Don't forget: Tell us how the arts have changed your life!
Technology & Audience Development
Swing into Val Lyle's Childhood
Kingsport's Renaissance: Bonnie Macdonald
Kingsport's Renaissance: John Vachon
DVD promotes ETSU Bluegrass, Old-Time and Country Music Program
Kingsport's Renaissance: What Others Are Saying
Kingsport's Renaissance Center a Home for the Arts
Kingsport Art Guild Celebrates 60th Anniversary
Kingsport's Sculpture Walk III
REMINDER: Tell Us Your Story!
Videos about Virginia Arts Organizations on YouTube
2009 Rhythm & Roots Reunion Features Five-Year-Old Fiddler
Festival's Signature Art Becomes Abingdon's Public Art
Talking Points for Meetings with Virginia Legislators
The Paramount Foundation Receives 2009 Best of Bristol Award
Impact of State Budget Cuts on Virginia Arts Commission
Region's Tourism Growth Continues
Jewelry Artist Likes Playing With Fire
Kingsport Art Guild Marks 60th
IN FOCUS: VanGogh Outreach Expanded
Northeast State's Literary Magazine Wins Award
Virginia Honors First Heritage Award Winners
Blue Ridge Parkway Officials Unveil 75th Anniversary Painting
'Arts Crawl' A Passport to the Arts in Kingsport
Virginia's First Ladies Support 'Minds Wide Open'
Registration Underway for Arts Education Conference on Nov. 16
President Obama issues Proclamation for National Arts and Humanities Month
Star Museum Has Plenty to Say About Silent Film Stars
Salvage as Art
Deadlines for DECEMBER Print Edition
The Arts — Changing Lives: Photography, Music, Sculpture
Slide Show Offers Look at Abingdon's Wolf Statues
The Arts — Changing Lives!
The Arts — Changing Lives: Public Art
The Arts — Changing Lives: Theatre
The Arts — Changing Lives: Literature
A! Magazine for the Arts Celebrates 15th Anniversary
Youth Spotlight: J4 Band
AiPP announces People's Choice Award
Artful Giving: The Arts Depot, Abingdon, Va.
Artful Giving: Barter Theatre, Abingdon, Va.
Artful Giving: The Paramount Center, Bristol, Tenn.
Artful Giving: Symphony of the Mountains, Kingsport, Tenn.
Artful Giving: William King Museum, Abingdon, Va.
Artful Giving: Why Local Businesses Support the Arts
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Taking Home the Gold
IN FOCUS: 'A! Magazine' Champagne Celebration
Barter Theatre Announces 2009 Young Playwright Awards
IN FOCUS: 2009 Mistletoe Market A Success
Majority of Nonprofits Use Social Media
Tennessee Art Groups Get New Face
Through the Eyes of a Child
Arts Commission Seeks Advice
Lawmakers Back Bristol Cultural Heritage Project
Niswonger Center Celebrates 5th Anniversary
Winners of Arts Build Communities Awards Announced
Early Deadlines for FEBRUARY A! Magazine for the Arts
'From These Hills' Showcases Contemporary Appalachian Art
Public Participation in the Arts
Lease approval gives Holston Mountain Artisans a new home
Barter Theatre on Track for Record-setting Attendance
Funding for The Crooked Road
Knoxville Art Museum on Cover of Yellow Pages Directory
Barter Theatre Inks Agreement with E&H
The New Virginia Museum – Expect to be Wowed
McGlothlins Bequeath Art Collection to VMFA
VMFA's Local Connections
Connections: VMFA Artmobiles
Connections: Jeffrey Allison
Connections: Heather Harvey
Connections: VMFA Statewide Partners
Connections: 'Art on the Spot'
Young Equestrian Enjoys Acting
Virginia Arts Commission Seeks Input
Virginia Arts Commission Suspends Funding
Arts Funding Recommended for Southwest Virginia
Teacher Bill Phelps: Life's a Stage
Teacher Heidi McElroy: Artistic Visionary
Teacher Bandy Brownlee: Inspiring Voices
Outstanding Teachers: What Sets Them Apart
'Follow Your Dreams ... Take That Chance'
'A! Magazine' Wins Journalism Awards
Specialty License Plates Drive Arts Commission's Grant Funding
Holston Mountain Artisans Move
'The Crooked Road' Named 'Distinctive Destination'
Head of Virginia Arts Commission Honored
America Reads Challenge
The Crooked Road makes list of leading U.S. Heritage Destinations
Former NPR Announcer/Producer Discusses WETS Program Changes
William King Museum Names New Executive Director
ETSU's Mary B. Martin School of the Arts receives additional $1 million
State Arts Group, Virginians for the Arts, Elects Officers
Youth Spotlight: Playing The Harp
National Arts Dialogue Needs Your Voice
Private Sector Funding for the Arts
The Future of the Non-Profit Internet
Local Groups Rely on Arts Commission Funding
Cuts Could Strip Half of Region's Funding for the Arts
Local Women in the Arts Honored
Artist Co-op Opens in Bristol
Kingsport Artists and Arts Advocates in Nashville
Arts Commission adds Videos to Web Site
Deadlines for MAY 2010 Print Edition
Artist Gained From 'Being Treated Like A Colleague'
'Inspire Your Heart with Art Day'
Arts for Youth: Three Generations Play Piano
For Abingdon Teen, Fashion is a Passion
William King Building Project Redirected
Rafael Casco named Artist-in-Residence
Knitting, Crocheting for Children & Abuse Victims
Marketing Means More than Facebook
'Come as You Are: Informal Arts Participation'
Local Arts Representatives Attend Nashville Meeting
Founder of ETSU Bluegrass Program speaks at Harvard
Deadlines for JUNE 2010 Print Edition
National Arts Dialogue Needs Your Voice
Barter Theatre Acting Classes
VI 'Studies Abroad' Alumni to Return to Germany
Sign of the South Will Rise Again
Penny Hite Fulfills Dream to be an Artist
Greeneville Museum/Library Receives State Award
Turning Wood into Art: Bill Tillson
Turning Wood into Art: Joel Harte
Opera Singer Following in Ancestor's Footsteps
America's Nonprofits Brace for Tough 2010
Tribute Includes Local Women in the Arts
Foundation Giving Plunged in 2009
Kingsport Artists & Arts Advocates in Nashville
'Creative Industries' Reports Available
Arts Marketing Training Offered
News from the Tennessee Arts Commission
Awards ceremony honors Milligan students
Main Street Treasures in Virginia
10-Year-Old's Sidewalk Art Wins 'People's Choice' Award
Galax Becoming an Artistic Destination
What If Your Burning Passion Burned Out of Control?
When Passion Takes On Life
Early Deadlines for JULY Print Edition
Marketing the Arts: Creative Partnerships
Marketing the Arts: The Little House That Could
Marketing the Arts: Meetings & Collaborations
Marketing the Arts: Design Consultants
Marketing the Arts: Design & Marketing at Area Colleges
Youth Spotlight: Noelle Sibley
Pinnacle Award Winners Announced
Rhythm & Roots Issues Two Posters
William King Museum to Add Fifth Exhibition Space
Artisans Have New Home
Face Time: How to Reach Young Donors
VI Art & Photography Exhibitions
'Topping Out' Ceremony for Heartwood
Students Recognized During Annual Awards Day
Chattanooga a 'Top 25 Arts Destination'
An Eye for Nature
Arts Commission offers Board Management Resources
Chattanooga a 'Top 25 Arts Destination'
Ambassador From Space Visits Abingdon
New Public Art Dedicated In Nashville
Quilt of Memories
State Street Galleries: One of a Kind
State Street Galleries: blowfish emporium
State Street Galleries: 606 State Street
State Street Galleries: Kil'n Time
Bristol Craftsman Forges a Life of Creativity
Youth Spotlight: Alex Thompson
Arts Alliance Names New Officers
Heartwood in the News
Windfall for Region's Art Organizations
Summer Issue of 'Now & Then' Magazine' Out
NEA Report: 'How Technology Influences Arts Participation'
Highlands Youth Ensemble Performs at Carnegie Hall
Local Woodworker Specializes in Civil War Era Furniture
Bristol's Art in Public Places
Early Deadlines for SEPTEMBER 2010 Print Edition
Kingsport Sculpture Walk
"Cohabitants" Installation at William King Museum
"Peripheral Vision" Installation at Emory & Henry College
A Brief History of Installation Art
Youth Spotlight: Benjamin Dawson
Artisan Trail Unfolds in Bristol and Washington County
U.S. House Designates "Arts in Education Week"
NEA Receives Funding Increase in House Subcommittee
Artisans Bring Creations to Life at Festival
Tennessee Receives $1 Million for Arts Education
Bristol's Newest Downtown Decor
Local Artist Creates Championship Painting for U.S. Pony Finals
Barter Theatre announces Coloring Contest Winners
Art by E&H Professor Selected for 'New American Paintings'
Deadlines for October 2010 Print Edition
Community Band, Tusculum College Form Partners
William King Museum Planning to Move
Highlands Ballet Hires Tomi Wortham Short
Arrowmont to Remain in Gatlinburg
Mary B. Martin School of the Arts at ETSU
Martin Legacy Creates Other Opportunities
Martin Hopes to "Balance the Scales"
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Heather Honeycutt
New Holston Mountain Artisans Members
NEA Announces New Play Development Project Grants
Asheville Museum to replicate "More Than Math"
Public Art to be Dedicated in Downtown Kingsport
Deadlines for November 2010 Print Edition
Arts District Proposed for Downtown Bristol
Photography Opens New World for Briana Morris
Artists Complete Murals in Downtown Bristol
ETSU Faculty Reproduce Ancient Etruscan Kiln
Abingdon Museum to Lay Off Staff
Virginia Arts Leader Receives National Public Service Award
Appalachian Arts Center Welcomes New Director
Jonesborough Launches Student Storytelling Arts Program
Scrimshander Carves Out Niche for Himself
Deadlines for December 2010 Print Edition
Historic Tennessee Stages includes Bristol's Paramount Center
On the Horizon: Cultural Gateways
Cultural Gateways
Youth Spotlight: Zack Hughes
Kingsport Ballet Renovates Downtown Facility
New Arts Commission Members Appointed
Knoxville Art Museum receives Prestigious Grant
The Grades Are In!
Rhythm & Roots, BCMA Talk Partnership
Tennesseans for the Arts Unveils New Web Site
National Study of Outdoor Arts Festivals Announced
Bristol Mayors proclaim A! Magazine for the Arts Day
Clothes for "CATS"
Life Imitates Art Right Here in Bristol
"Arts Magazine Deserves Praise"
Monument for Liberty and Peace
Mayors' Institute on City Design Releases "Creative Placemaking"
Transitions: KingsportARTS
Youth Spotlight: Matthew Torbett
In Focus: Music Club 2010 Fundraiser
Still Painting at 84
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion Unveils "Music on State Street"
Claudia Rutherford's Art wins "People's Choice"
Cultural Inventory Toolkit Available
Suzanne Stryk Awarded Fellowship
Other Famous Artists Who Suffered from Mental Illnesses
Youth Spotlight: Actor/Playwright Ryan Gray
Youth Spotlight: Actor/Playwright Ryan Gray
'Round the Mountain Artisan Jury Sessions Set
'Round the Mountain Receives $20,000 Grant
NEA Survey Says 3 Out of 4 Americans Participate in the Arts
VI Professor's Sculpture Selected for National Competition
Americans for the Arts Releases National Arts Index Scores
Goolsby Awarded Residency at Vermont Studio Center
Val Lyle a Studio Artist at William King Museum
Winners in Kingsport's Appalachian Art Show
Tennessee Governor Announces Arts Awards
VMFA awards Fellowship to King College Student
Tusculum Student wins silver at Knoxville ADDY Awards
Abingdon Arts Future Taking New Shape
Just Bead It
Reminder: Art & Photography Workshops
First-Ever Local Arts Index Research Underway
Banquet to honor Tribute to Women Winners
Whimsical Art Comes to Life
Lecturer Laments Arts Education Losses
VI Juried Show Winners announced
The Sweet Sound of Traditional Music
ETSU Reece Museum Closing for Renovations
Where Are They? Jeremiah Caleb
Where Are They? Cindy Morefield
Award-winning Photography by Megan & Mia Rigsby
Val Lyle Sculpture Receives Praise
Emergency Relief Fund for Craft Artists
Milligan Students Receive Arts-related Awards
Arts Organizations Win Pinnacle Awards
New Developments for Arts Education
New Studio Artist at WKM
ETSU Reece Museum wins Two Awards
Bristol Music Club Scholarship Winners
VMFA Wins International Architecture Award
The Crooked Road featured in New York, Roanoke Newspapers
Growing the Arts in Johnson City
Johnson City: Nelson Fine Art Center
Johnson City: GreenStone Studio Gallery & Art Printing
Johnson City: Root Studio School of Painting & Design
Johnson City: Robin's on Roan
Johnson City: Arts Council Gallery
Johnson City: ETSU's Tipton Gallery
Johnson City: Hands On! Museum
Johnson City: Blue Moon Dinner Theatre
Cultural Gateway Opens June 15, 2011
Summer Reading Programs throughout the Region
Labyrinth at ElderSpirit Plaza features Gloves
State of the Arts (part 2)
State of the Arts (part 3)
Bristol Celebrates State of the Arts
Movie Star Road Trip: Hometown Tributes to Hollywood Legends
Debut of 'A Special Place'
Peyton Manning Foundation sending Youth to Barter Theatre
Passionate about the Arts: Jimmy Fleenor
Passionate about the Arts: Mary Landrum
Passionate for the Arts: Mary Beth Rainero
Arrowmont raises $100,000, names new Executive Director
Fine Art Gallery, Speakers Bureau Opens in Jonesborough
Virginia Highlands Festival Signature Art
"Seven Veils" Art Collection
Heartwood: A Place to Show Off
Highlands Festival Art Show Awards
Country Music Mural Sings Bristol's Praises
Crooked Road, Heartwood connect region
KingsportARTS promotes Tina Radtke
Arts Commission Seeks Presenting Organizations
Research on Value Added By Cultural Industries
Feats of Clay
Highlands Festival Another Successful Production
Barter Players announce Coloring Contest Winners
Art Goes Outdoors
Arts Commission Awards Grants
Youth Spotlight: Russ Hicks
A! Magazine says Goodbye to Ann McIver Goodpasture
Artistic Storefronts Stop Traffic
BCMA seeks $2.2 Million from Tobacco Fund
Art Sparks Perspectives
Details Make the Difference
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Physicians Involved in the Arts
Virginia Celebrates Children and the Arts
Betsy White: Advocate for the Arts
Robin Hood: Beyond the Tights
NEA releases Research on Artists in the Workforce
ETSU Professor receives Artist Fellowship
Tennessee Arts Commission Launches New Website
Head of Virginia Arts Commission Retires
Transitions: Arts Depot & 'Round the Mountain
Support A! Magazine for the Arts
NEA releases "Artists and Arts Workers in the United States"
Task Force Researching "Arts & Human Development"
New License Plate to Benefit the Arts in Tennessee
National Endowments Cut as Congress Reaches Appropriations Deal
Rhythm & Roots Unveils Artwork for Fundraiser
Acclaimed Artist Visits Bristol High School
Heartwood Winning Accolades
Happy Holidays from Arts Alliance Mountain Empire
Ann Holler Committed to the Arts
Opportunity Abroad for Artists, Architects, Playwrights & More
Look for February A! Magazine on Wednesday, FEB. 1
Research Results: Creative Industries in the South
Black History: Artwork Inspired by African Heritage
ETSU Students Building Custom Electric Guitars
Some "Kind" of Love
Look for March A! Magazine on Wednesday, FEB. 29
"Color Me Bad" — Jessica Walker
"Color Me Bad" — Brian Clinebell
"Color Me Bad" — Peter Morgan
Youth Art Showcased at Bristol Library
ETSU Digital Media Students Win ADDY Awards
Disaster Relief Assistance for Craft Artists
IN FOCUS: Rich Boyd Honored
Attendance Up for Arts Advocacy Day in Tennessee
Report Released on Arts Education in Public Schools
Minds Wide Open: Local Honorees
Look for MAY A! Magazine on Wednesday, APR. 25
Support Virginia's Arts & Cultural Sector
Summer Camps: Art
Summer Camps: Multiple Disciplines
Arts Commission Appoints New Director
Tribute to Women: Arts-Related Honorees
NEA Report Shows Arts Education Effects on At-Risk Youth
Heartwood More Than Showcase for Artisans
"Creative Industries in the South"
Public Art Coming to Johnson City
ETSU Reece Museum wins Award of Excellence
Mayors' Awards of Distinction: Arts-related Honorees
Look for JUNE A! Magazine on Wednesday, MAY 30
Extreme Quilting
Elaborate Wall Hangings
Youth Spotlight: Danielle Armstrong
Tadlock Receives Best in Show in National Competition
Murals for Cultural Heritage Center
Terrie Talbert Never Bored with Bristol
Bristol's State of the Arts Weekend
Look for JULY A! Magazine on Wednesday, JUNE 27
Pat Jessee mixes Photography, Digital Collage
Highlands Festival: Last Long Version
Take a Peek at "Geoscapes"
Community leader "Jerry" Goodpasture passes away
Bank Morphs into Community Arts Facility
Crooked Road Wants Public YOUR Input
Photography as Fine Art
Meet Nina Rizzo
Meet Neil Staples
Meet Jeffrey Stoner
Youth Spotlight: Maggie Gatley
Winners of Bristol's Art in Public Places Announced
In Focus: Reception for Angela Wampler
Punches Donates Sculpture to VI Campus
Another Big Blow to the Arts in Bristol
Folks You Should Know: Dalton Rhinehart
Minds Wide Open: Commitment to the Arts
Abingdon Mural Project Begins With Stories
All the World's a Stage ...
All the World's a Stage ...
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Bethany Dawson
Bristol's Arts Community's Loss
Two New Arts Positions at Emory & Henry
September is Free at William King Museum
Backcountry Makers
Look for OCTOBER A! Magazine on Wednesday, SEPT. 26
Museum welcomes New Studio Artists
Construction Launch Celebrated Oct. 9 for Glade Spring Artisan Center
VI's Champagne Chosen For "Road" Exhibition
Our Far Flug Artists
Far Flung Artists: Craig Combs
Far Flung Artists: Lisa Wade
Far Flung Artists: Sandra Wilkins
Arts for Youth Spotlight
Artist's grants from TAC available
William King Museum nominated for national medal
Check your mail
Martin achieves $5 million in support with additional $1 million gift
Look for DECEMBER A! Magazine on Wednesday, NOV. 28
History Through Stories in Abingdon
History Through Stories in Piney Flats
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Blake Patrick
Project Storefront offers Opportunity to Display Art and Help Kingsport
EXTRA Governor McDonnell announces VCA Director
Backcountry Makers: Samuel Shaver Portrait painter
Governor's Arts Awards Nominations Sought
Two Milligan Professors awarded ACA Fellowships
Costume Designers: Andrea and Garry Wakely
Backcountry Makers: Hiram Starnes, Farmer and Cabinetmaker
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Brianna Casey
Kingsport creates Office of Cultural Arts
ETSU launches New Arts Initiative
Art in Public Places announces 2013 — 2014 Juror
Sarah Luther is Happiest in the Art Studio
Charles Goodwin and Sons Weavers and Entrepreneurs
Virginia Highlands Festival announces signature art
Recipients Announced For 2013 Governor's Arts Awards
King University Unveils Online Museum of Fine Arts
Museums of Tusculum bring home awards
Milligan announces awards for Juried Art Exhibition
ETSU Foundation commits $1 million for ETSU Arts Center
Undergraduate storytelling minor to be available this fall at ETSU
VI professor to participate in special seminar
Backcountry Makers: Anna Graybeal Artist
King University unveils online Museum of Fine Arts
Museums of Tusculum College receive awards
Tennessee Arts Commission reinstates Arts Build Communities grant program
State of the Arts Arts Festival June 14-16
Planned downtown mural will map Abingdon's history, culture, future
Art Swap In Downtown Bristol
Virginia Highlands Festival seeks volunteers
Blazing The Quilted Trail
A Saturday with the Arts
Abingdon celebrates the arts on First Thursday
Bristol undergoes an arts renaissance
Accidental scheduling starts successful tradition
Back Country Makers: William and David Grim: Tinsmiths and Coppersmiths
Jonesborough Art Show announces winners
Abingdon center explores arts
Winners of the 11th Summer Judged Show at Sycamore Shoals
Virginia Highlands Festival visiting artisan now calls Southwest Virginia home
Cartoonist presents workshop
Music thrives in region's downtowns
Downtown Music: Celtic
Downtown music: Summer concerts
Art in Public Places sculptures selected
Back Country Makers: William M. Plummer
Photo club Exhibit- Award winners announced
ETSU Arts Initiative reaches $4.24 million
Marion's Musical Heritage Mural Canvas Unveiled
ECU Supports First Permanent AiPP Sculpture
Virginia Intermont's Dr. Marvin Tadlock wins 1st place Rosen Award
William King Museum receives People's Choice Award, top 10 honor in VAM Preservation Program
Backcountry Makers: Margaret Ann Buckley Gobble
Student Ticket Subsidy Grants Available from TAC
Hitting 80, John Sauers re-evaluates his painting
Guild designs quilt for museum
Richard Rollins enjoys the fellowship of stitching
AiPP announces permanent public sculpture
Backcountry Makers: Walter Stanley Goble
William King Museum receives Top 10 Honor
Tusculum Professor co-edits new Appalachian literature anthology
AiPP secures second permanent piece of sculpture for Bristol
Backcountry Makers: John M. Whiteside
Project Glade showcasing oldest building in town renewed
Caught Reading
Barter Theatre's economic impact studied
Fun at Heartwood: From Farm to Fashion
A review of "From These Hills" at William King Museum
AiPP adds permanent sculpture to downtown Bristol
Scholarships available for students
Retirement brings out new creativity for artist
Donoho prefers traditional design
Stained glass: step by step
"Art with a Heart" draws a crowd at Heartwood
Charles Vess: 'I want to tell stories from my heart'
Tracy Ference began her career at neighbor's kitchen table
Tom Root works primarily with live models
Price begins sculpting after children grown
Arts for Youth Spotlight
E&H students participate in Exchange 81 Juried Exhibition
Every quilt has a story: Second Holston Mountain Artisans party April 8-13
William King announces name change, future plans
Celebrate A! Magazine for the Arts' 20th anniversary at a gala fundraiser
AiPP announces 2014 juror
Museum wins award for textile exhibition
Johnson City artist exhibiting work in Hilton Head
Local Arts Supporter, Tina Radtke, serves on State Arts Citizen Advisory Panel
Knitting, felting, weaving, crocheting
Virginians for the Arts seeking Applicants for 2014 Dominion ArtStars Awards
Abingdon Main Street launches crowd-funding campaign for downtown mural
Mary Lucy Bivins creates German folk art
Behind the scenes with the curator
The wig artistry of Marcia Willard
Trung Phan creates his senior photo series
Student places third in statewide competition
Winners announced: Jonesborough Second Annual Open Juried Art Exhibition 2014
Holly and Jim Thomas build a mural piece by piece
Regional murals abound in the region
University of Perry opens in Bristol
Abingdon, Va., has gone to the wolves
Rainero appointed to arts commission
Third Smithsonian exhibit for Bristol TN/VA fine art photographer Benjamin Walls
RobCon fills Viking Hall with costumes, comics & fun
Bridgeforths love to share their passion for art
AiPP to install new sculptures
Call for entries for multinational exhibit of socially, politically engaged art
Artists install winning sculptures at sites on both sides of state line
Youth tent encourages kids, adults to be creative at the Virginia Highlands Festival
VHF: Winners of photography, fine arts competitions
Watts Up? New lights, controls once again brighten State Street
Museum architect eager to share credit
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Nick McReynolds
New Bristol Cultural Heritage sculpture unveiled
Anonymous donor pledges $100K to ETSU Arts Initiative
He's a Bristol native ... but his heart's in the Smokies
Scholarship program helps young musicians
Former scholarship winner has international career
Jesse Graves wins writing award
Step into his world
Artwork donated to King University
Big Stone Gap movie and Home Craft Days coming up
Grants awarded for regional arts projects
Sammie Nicely is artist-in-residence at ETSU's Reece Museum this fall
Christopher McElroy: Glass artist
Dogwood Sculpture donated to King University in memory of alumnus Max Weaver
Bristol Public Library invites artists to exhibit at Bristol Public Library
Grants awarded for regional arts projects
ETSU names new art chair
Silverware whispers to him in an artistic tone
Crafter brings out the best in wood
Clay artist makes bountiful bowls, more
Johnson City Area Arts Council serves five counties & one city
KingsportARTS provides workshops & grant funding
Arts Achievement Awards open for nominations
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Avery Bouton
KingsportARts has new program planner
"Mapping the Cosmos' is on exhibit at William King Musem of Art
Ralph Slatton examines the duality of Libra
Greg Howser explores individuality
Jan Hurt's creative journey is a tangled one
Loy McWhirter joins "Mapping the Cosmos'
List of artists in the show "Cosmos"
SWVA Museum Announces Winners of 19th Annual Festival of Trees
Portrait of Davy Crockett's wife sold at Damascus, Va, auction house
Art students have opportunity to compete for cash prizes
Arts Achievement Awards winners announced
AAME gala honors award winners
Artist comes full circle after horrific accident
Eric Cunningham in book about self-taught art
Deanna Cole-Roberts overcomes obstacles
Charles Goolsby inspires students and art lovers
Sara Reese creates plaque for AAME Arts Achievement Awards
King students receive recognition
Town Proclamation to honor Charles Vess
Livin' his dream: Robert Pilk
Behind the glitz, glamour of Gatlinburg, you'll find the Cliff Dwellers
BCMM dominates at Pinnacle awards
VMFA accepting funding applications
Rachel Locke uses her passion for performing to excel in life
The Arts Depot has abundant art-related shopping opportunities
Holston Mountains Artisans Center offers gifts from 150 artisans
Heartwood is filled with Artisan Gifts
"FL3TCH3R Exhibit: Social & Politically Engaged Art' on display at Reece Museum
King University's Digital Media Art & Design Hosts Help-Portrait Event
Jonesborough's Fine Art in the Park awards local artisans
Handmade Letterpress Christmas Cards Available from The Sign of the George Press & Gallery at King University
Kingsport is home to Cindy Saadeh Gallery and offers gift choices
Marion's Henderson featured at Governor's mansion at Christmas
Historic building provides home for original artwork and prints
Art and gift shop combine to create The Gallery@ Barr Photographics
Original art, prints, supplies and framing at Carl Jessee's shop
A Work of Art Gallery is Bristol's newest artists' co-op
Appalachian Spirit Gallery is in Marion
Benjamin Walls Gallery in downtown Bristol
Art in the Heart Gallery is part of Engage Kingsport
WKMA welcomes Washington County schools back to Van Gogh
Make Your Art, Then Make It Work
Smyth Chamber announces Christmas Decorating Contest winners
Happy New Year!
Bristol native specializes in figurative sculpture
Crocheted fashions are Kay Grott's passion
ETSU School of the Arts opens season "For the Ear Alone'
E&H art exhibit invites viewers to see the big picture
Register Now for January classes at A Likely Yarn
New stair riser artwork revealed during library open house
The Renaissance of the Letterpress: The Henderson
David Winship has "ink in his veins'
The Henderson offers regular classes
King University offers Valentine's cards
Region loses "arts hero'
NEA awards grant to The Crooked Road
Artist likes to paint in real-time
A MONSTER of an exhibit
Johnson City Arts Joins Americans for the Arts' National Study
Morristown's Mountain Makins Festival wins top honor
Kindred: M.F.A Exhibition by Katelyn Osborne
Awardees for "American / Woman': 31st Positive/Negative National Juried Art Exhibition announced
'Round the Mountain announces new juried artisans
AAME announces winners of Arts Achievement Award
SWCC Festival celebrates Shakespeare
TAC offering grant advisory panels
2016 Women Painters of the Southeast Juried Members' Exhibition
Community Arts projects thrive with Creative Placemaking Grants
Tennessee Craft invites organizations to submit events for the 2016 Tennessee Craft Week
Amanda Aldridge is a triple threat
Michele Plescia's earliest memory is dance
Nancy DeFriece promotes art and business
Music is a family affair for Bill & Diane Thomas
Betsy White is on a serendipitous journey
Arts for Youth Spotlight
German Expressionist work is reunited with Ludwig and Rosy Fischer Collection at VMFA
Tennessee Awarded more than $1 million for Arts and Culture Projects
Carole Blevins captures the essence of Abingdon
AAME's Arts Achievement Awards
Marcy Miller retires from William King Museum
Frank Kilgore presents the Mountain Heritage Museum
Chautauqua Festival makes its return to town
Audra Rasnake's quilt "Hadassah' entered into the Minnesota Quilters 38th Annual Quilt Show
Walls' art is on exhibit at Tennessee State Museum
Festival seeks entries in art contests
Hungry Mother Festival celebrates 43 years
Asheville Art Museum Receives Grant from the Henry Luce Foundation
River's Way: Big ideas come from a small place
Hungry Mother Festival celebrates 43 years
Mellon Grant puts African art at center of research and conservation project
Betsy White returns to museum
Museums benefit from Mary Jo Case's Collection
Museums benefit from Mary Jo Case's Collection
The Bachman Martin Dobyns Home restored
Tour of Homes returns to Virginia Highlands Fest
Reader Submitted Photo
Turn trash into treasure at Hands On Museum
Self-taught sculptor captures life
Battle at Bristol subject of this year's United Way "Extra Mile Club" print designed by local artist Bill Bledsoe
ETSU professor's work appears in two magazines
A toon of her own: Alyssa Davidson, sixth-grader and a published cartoonist
Contreras-Koterbay instrumental in establishing American Museum of Philippine Art
October arts at ETSU
Arts for Youth Spotlight
William King Museum of Art Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation grant for tourism marketing
'Round the Mountain announces new juried members
Three TAC board members appointed
Honaker Heritage Museum a reality
VMFA launches digital Fabergé Archive
VMFA completes conservation project to restore and digitize works on paper
Eric Smith: political scientist and artist
Lillian Minix uses the language of flowers
Brett Marcus Cook joins "Cherry Bounce' exhibit
What makes a Cherry Bounce?
Art & politics merge into love letter
AAME Speaker Series encompasses poetry and art
FL3TCH3R exhibit features socially conscious art
In Memoriam: Wallace Coffey
Handmade Letterpress Christmas cards at King University
Town of Abingdon submits ornament for Governor's Mansion Tree
Shoeboxes packed with love: Seven-year-old sells art-work to expand project
"Round the Mountain announces new artisan members
Two organizations receive Virginia tourism grants
Artist Fellowship is open for applications
Geico Gecko hopping between states good for photographers' business
Three studios available for rent in Glade Spring
Storytelling Center receives NEA grant
Gifts Outside the Box
Asheville Art Museum acquires New artworks through Collectors' Circle Gifts
ETSU staff and alumni receive Grammy nominations
Arts Education Mini Grant available
Healthy and Vibrant
Healthy and Vibrant
Vigil ends: VI Professor Marvin Tadlock moves on
Abingdon officials look at cost of restoring Fields-Penn House
Meadowview couple weaves their dream with fibers of alpacas
Nancy Brooks is fascinated with the possibilities of glass
Robbins uses cattails to create intriguing baskets
New stair riser artwork revealed during library open house
Please touch the art!
Beat up books send artistic message
Dreams in the making: Tanasi Arts and Heritage Center
Northeast State students earn honors
New Bristol art studio whets artists' palettes
Nancy Johnson's paintings honor past, embrace future
Meet the Artist: Lisa Boardwine
Check out the Workshops
Arts Depot swaps exhibits with Knoxville arts and cultural alliance
Stonewall Jackson mural showcased in downtown Bristol
Paper Windows program opens with an exciting start
About Miles Marek
A brief history of The Paramount Center
How to support the Paramount
AAME announces the 2017 Arts Achievement Awards winners
William King Museum of Art celebrates 25th birthday
Arts for Youth Spotlight: Kelly Bok
Jeffrey Allison speaks at library in Bristol
Jeff Gorrell to Exhibit and Offer Workshop at The Arts Depot in Abingdon
Chemist's passion fuels love for nature photography
NEH awards $173,833 grant to VMFA to digitize Louis Draper archive
An artist's life
AAME Gala honors Arts Achievement Award winners
Nancy Arnold: teacher and performer
Schéry Collins: musician and mathematician
Marcia & Marvin Gilliam support the arts
Beth McCoy is a huge influence on local musicians
Benjamin Walls' photos are in museums
Shawn Crookshank stepping back into art
Artist paints on rocks
52nd Annual Appalachian Art Show award winners announced
Buckland works in the midst of nature
Trevor Curtis creates artful landscapes
Abingdon Garden Tour showcases beauty
Thank you to AAME Gala sponsors and donors
Sculpture Garden at William King Museum of Art
"Old-Time' Farewell: ETSU "stick sculpture' dismantled
Keepers of the Tradition opens at The Arts Depot
Birthplace of Country Music Museum to participate In Blue Star Museums
Adam Justice assistant curator at Mint Museum
Scenes from The AAME Arts Achievement Awards
Arts, crafts & antiques at festival
Bristol artist documents everyday to bizarre Appalachia
Fun Fest art show winners announced
The art of Bill Deel
ETSU School of the Arts peers into cultures, issues
Festival announces art show winners
ETSU breaks ground on James C. and Mary B. Martin Center for the Arts
IMLS awards grant to VMFA for conservation education initiative
Mickey Mouse to Richard Nixon –artist paints as he thinks
William King Museum of Art receives grant from Appalachian Regional Commission
Shop local art for a cause: Artists donate 100% of proceeds to breast cancer care
Fl3tch3r Exhibit communicates emotions, frustration and darkness
William King Museum receives grant
VMFA's Mellon French Impressionist, British Sporting Collections to go on tour
The Crooked Road Opens Cultural Event Applications for the 2018 Mountains of Music Homecoming
Kingsport holds unveiling of Santa statue by Bristol artist Val Lyle
Stephen Curd brings custom fashion to Glade Spring
Custom-made jeans solve the fit problem
Linda Stewart creates fashion for dream days
Stewart wins awards and educates home and professional sewers
"Dressed by Design' is on exhibit at William King Museum
Fran Keuling-Stout embodied "elegant funk'
Marvin Tadlock a part of VI for 42 years
Megan Pinch works in a new medium: wood
Joe Champagne & Neil Staples continue creating images
Perry Johnson continues to teach and exhibit
Sam Morrow teaches in Connecticut
AAME seeks nominations for Arts Achievement Awards
Locals win 50 for 50 Arts Inspiration Awards
Fred Carter's legacy — stories told in art
Professor immerses herself in work to cope with stress & anxiety of cancer
Stryk: From scientific illustrator to artist
Improved Rocky Mount prepares to welcome guests
Teachers of Promise ... & the promise of teaching
Technical center students show off thier talent at Abingdon’s Arts Depot
Glade Spring residents broaden skills, make connections in library’s art class
Mary Jane Miller creates new icons
Touching the Sacred at William King
Rhonda Kindig leads tours and teaches about religious art
Art in Bloom Gala and Dueling Designers at William King Museum of Art
Arts Alliance Achievement Award winners announced
French doll maker plans to showcase her unique creations in Abingdon on April 6
Birthplace of Country Music Museum hosts student art show as part of exhibit
Winners Announced: Jonesborough Open Juried Art Show 2018
Rainero creates opportunities in the arts
Ross is key to music and tourism in Bristol
Vess’ journey has taken him from crayons to Hollywood
E&H art students use life experiences to form abstract creations
Digital photography exhibit on display at Meadowview, Va.’s Harvest Table
The arts lost a friend in May
Scenes from the AAME Arts Achievement Awards Gala
Tennessee Arts Commission announces new directors
Thanks to AAME supporters
Jonesborough Yarn Exchange Awarded Art Grant and Pinnacle Awards
Morgan’s dresses up menu items with handmade plates, bowls
Woman utilizes creative passion to teach others, honor crafting tradition
Art show, gallery are cooperative efforts among area artists
Monkey business: Handmade Depression-era toys in demand from local artisan
Virginia Highlands Festival presents chance to tour historic homes
Fairies make their home in historic downtown Bristol with new public art project
Marion joins Appalachian Mural Trail
STS Grant applications open
Erwin’s artsy elephants on parade seek to redeem town’s past
VHF Announces Juried Fine Art Award Winners
Steven Cregger excites kids about art
Steven Cregger’s art is on display at school
McGlothlin Awards honor teachers
Storytelling Live continues in September
Fall season at Mary B. Martin School of the Arts mixes cross-continental music, classic theater, contemporary issues
Bristol gallery will host Rogue Artist Night to promote arts community
Teaching Artist Roster and AIEx
Airbrush artist to set up at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion
Arts for Youth Spotlight — Devin Mitchell
King professor featured in blog series
3-day Big Stone Gap event features arts, crafts, music, more
New report on arts attendance shows gains
Kingsolver celebration set for December in Abingdon
REVIEW: Kingsolver’s ‘Unsheltered’ is a must read
FL3TCH3R Exhibit features socially and politically conscious art
Mistletoe Market celebrates 20th anniversary
Emory & Henry gears up for annual Arts & Crafts Fair
Inspiring outdoor adventure with just a brush and some paint
Arts for Youth — Students win Christmas Card Contest
Brenda Mask debut exhibit is in Abingdon
Photographer uses drones to capture his works of art
Heartwood:Southwest Virginia's Gateway to renovate, launch renewed image in Spring of 2019
Vess brings shared vision to 'Earthsea'
'Earthsea' artwork on display at William King Museum of Art
'Earthsea' prints available
What's next for Vess
New center opens at William King
AAME Arts Achievement Awards seek nominations
Mary B. Martin School of the Arts announces spring line-up
VMFA installs sculpture by Richmond artist in Robins Sculpture Gallery
New art scholarship created by McKinney Center faculty member Beverly Thomas Jenkins to honor mother
Wonders of wool: Artist reinventing traditional craft form
‘Round the Mountain and Heartwood Announce Renewed Membership Campaign, Heartwood Hits the Highway
Elmes Gallery first art exhibit of 2019
The art of Larry Knott: Awakening the imagination through creative use of light and color
AAME Arts Achievement Awards seek nominations
Mural Trail adds new murals
Functionally funky ceramic art
Scenes from the Arts Achievement Awards Gala
Becky Caldwell leads the Wolf Crystal team
How to submit press releases
Greg Lilly’s story provides framework for project
Heidi Rugg’s puppet wolves stalk through Abingdon
Lucas Shane appears on film and stage
Burrisses have supported the arts for 50 years
Arthur Brill brings the Wolf Crystal to life
Sheri Chaffin’s art is more than self expression
Charles Vess: Still fantasizing after all these years
Mountain Makins Festival wins another Kaleidoscope Award
Festival showcases visual, performing arts by Bristol Tennessee City Schools students
Arts for Youth: Emily Cai
Renee Pitts encourages artists’ communities
Arts for Youth Spotlight Hahna Kaleigh Bowyer
King Students’ artwork is on display in the library
Bridgeforths create concept art and animation
Morison believes music can change lives
Folk Arts and Music helped Olson confront chaos
Eugene Wolf’s passions are music and theater
News release tips
Wildlife artist paints great blue herons
Duane Cregger's art wins
Ben Houser’s artistic talent shines through with massive model railroad layout
Marion receives $10,000 grant from the Virginia Tourism
Renovations complete: Heartwood returning to its roots with focus on connecting communities
2019 Arts Achievement Awards winners announced
Plein Air Abingdon spans three days

Art Events

Bristol library seeks artists for exhibitions
The Knoxville Museum of Art Presents the 2018 East Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition
Childrens art classes in Kingsport
“Intertwined: Regional Textile Traditions” ongoing exhibit at William King Museum
Bristol Public Library seeking exhibition proposals
“A Material World: Photographs from the 1980s” ongoing exhibit at WKMA
Voices from Children’s Literature in Appalachia ongoing exhibit at Arts Depot
Public Art Kingsport sseking exhibit proposals
"Tennessee’s African-American Musical Heritage” ongoing exhibit at Country Music Museum
ARTAPALOOZA! Summer Arts Camp for Kids
Textiles from region's families on exhibit
Travis Donovan’s “Mannish” on view at WKMA
Drawing and painting for children classes set
“The Exquisite World of Color” by Linda Puckett at Barr Gallery
Knoxville Museum of Art presents exhibition "Design by Time"
Travis Donovan’s “Mannish” at William King Museum of Art
Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition opens
Exhibit by Quinn Hawkesworth looka at her life on Silk Road
“New Forms in Contemporary Glass” ongoing exhibit at WKAC
Catherine Schrenker leads an open Watercolor class
Four artists exhibiting at Arts Depot
“Miniatures at the Martha” spotlights dollhouses
"Presence of Water” by Abingdon, Virginia artist Thelma Blake at Barr Galery
Paintings by favorite artists on sale
Hands On! Discovery Center opens art studios
Greg Howser’s “Fairy Tales” at Arts Depot
Rachel Walden presemts “Creating Graphic Medicine"
Meditations for Chaos to open
Ansiedad y Pertenencia (Anxiety and Belonging): Latinx, Tennessee, and the World at the McKinney Center
DEADLINE JUNE 29: Arts Depot Resident Artist Studio Available
Teen campers create "Underwater World" exhibition at Reece
Reece Museum patrons invited to take ‘A Journey’ through works of Margaret Gregg
Story Time with the Curator at WKMA
Bill Brinkley's favorite artists on sale
Kids create Modern Magicat WKMA
Assemblage Art workshop at William KIng
Fun Fest Art Show opens June 30
Art Studio Programs at Hands On! Discovery Center
Summer Workshop: Art Journals and Sketchbook
Weekly Paint-Ins in Kingsport
Wednesday Morning Painters gather in Abingdon
Wednesday Painters meet at Renaissance Center
First Thursday in Abingdon, Va., July 4
First Friday in Glade Spring
Watercolor class for ages 13 and up offered