A new Artist Emergency Relief Fund was initiated by representatives of a special consortium of local arts non-profits, who met to discuss the impact of Covid-19 and its negative effect upon local Gig-Artists, contracted, or self-employed artists of all disciplines including visual, musical, literary, performance, etc. The grants will allow artists to recover income lost
The Greater Augusta Arts Council is pleased to announce that Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival was named the 2020 Top Festival of the Year by the Southeast Tourism Society. The 2 ½ day festival spans 4 city blocks and is a celebration of the varied arts and cultural diversity that make up Augusta.
From the South Arts newsletter and website: Emerging Leaders of Color Professional development promoting representative leadership in the arts Between 11 and 13 participants will be selected for this partnership program between South Arts and our colleagues at WESTAF. This is a Southern pilot of the Emerging Leaders of Color (ELC) program for cultural workers