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Announcing the COVID Recovery Collaboration Grant recipients

2020-11-12T10:56:48-07:00November 11th, 2020|News|

FLAGSTAFF, AZ -- On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Flagstaff Arts Council Board awarded 4 Flagstaff nonprofits a total of $39,750 through the Covid Recovery Collaboration Grant program. This new and unique grant opportunity provides flexible funds to support a project that addresses common needs or opportunities presented by the Coronavirus pandemic and economic recession. Unlike [...]

Save the Date! 13th Annual Viola Awards to take place on Friday, June 18, 2021

2020-11-05T16:03:10-07:00November 4th, 2020|News, Uncategorized, Viola Awards|

FLAGSTAFF, AZ – The Flagstaff Arts Council is happy to announce that the 13th Annual Viola Awards will take place on Friday, June 18, 2021. This new date provides the greatest opportunity to host an awards event in-person, likely outdoors. The Viola Awards, historically hosted in March, are a celebration of our creative community. [...]

Request for Proposals from Artists: Creation of the 2021 Viola Awards

2020-11-05T16:06:56-07:00October 20th, 2020|News, Viola Awards|

13th Annual Viola Awards Request for Proposals from Artists: Creation of the Viola Awards Flagstaff Arts Council is seeking proposals from qualified Flagstaff-area artists to create the awards for the 13th Annual Viola Awards. The Viola Awards are Flagstaff’s Oscars for the arts community.  Celebrating excellence in the arts, the Viola Awards recognize artists, educators, organizations, and leaders [...]

First Friday ArtWalk is now Artwalk FLG presented by Nature Exposed Photography

2020-09-17T15:43:15-07:00September 17th, 2020|News|

First Friday ArtWalk is now Artwalk FLG presented by Nature Exposed Photography Event to Relaunch as a Partnership Between Flagstaff Arts Council and Flagstaff Downtown Business Alliance Beginning in October, the monthly Artwalk returns with a fresh new website and look. The revamped event is the result of a new partnership between the Artwalk’s longtime [...]

Nominations for the 13th Annual Viola Awards are Open

2020-08-31T12:18:23-07:00August 31st, 2020|News, Uncategorized|

FLAGSTAFF, AZ – 2020 has been a year of uncertainty. Flagstaff’s creative sector met the challenges of this year and demonstrated incredible resilience while doing so. The 13th Annual Viola Awards, set to take place on Saturday, March 27, 2021, will recognize artists, educators, organizations and leaders who make positive contributions to the arts, sciences, [...]

Request for Proposals: Branding & Marketing

2020-09-21T21:10:08-07:00August 30th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|

Project Overview The Flagstaff Arts Council is seeking to engage a marketing firm to provide the following services: naming and brand architecture review, identity design, website development, brand activation strategy, and stakeholder education. We are pursuing these services to better fit our new 2020 mission, vision, and strategic plan. This project will be supported by [...]

Announcing the Winners of the #MaskResponsibly Art Contest

2020-08-30T09:39:41-07:00August 30th, 2020|News|

FLAGSTAFF-- The Flagstaff Arts Council is excited to announce the winners of the Please Stay, Play Distance & Mask Responsibly Art Contest. The jury included City of Flagstaff Vice Mayor Adam Shimoni and Council Member Regina Salas, Coconino County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Liz Archuleta and Supervisor Art Babbott, and Kathy Bryant who represented the [...]

COVID Recovery Collaboration Grant Program Announced

2020-08-25T13:25:32-07:00August 20th, 2020|News|

The Flagstaff Arts Council Executive Committee is reviewing guidelines for a new project program. Final approval is expected on Wednesday, August 26, 2020. To help potential grant applicants begin to formulate project ideas during the accelerated grant application timeline, Flagstaff Arts Council staff are available to answer questions and an information session is scheduled for [...]

Announcing the 2020 Art & Science Fund Recipients

2020-08-27T14:13:05-07:00August 20th, 2020|Grants, News|

https://youtu.be/Bw2r-9LtrSY 39 Organizations Awarded $340,000 from Art & Science Fund FLAGSTAFF, Arizona – On Thursday, August 20, 2020, Flagstaff Arts Council announced 39 Flagstaff nonprofits that were awarded a total of $340,000 through it's annual Art & Science Fund General Operating Support and Project grant programs. 36 recipients received General Operating Support (GOS) awards. [...]

Welcome New Board Members

2020-07-17T12:15:09-07:00July 17th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|

Flagstaff Arts Council Welcomes New Board Members Three new board members, representing youth education, performance, visual arts, indigenous culture, and astronomy, join Flagstaff Arts Council at a pivotal point in its history. Flagstaff, AZ – Flagstaff Arts Council announces three new members to its Board of Directors: Dr. David Koerner, Duane Koyawena, and Shayne Smith. [...]

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