ArtsMemphis is expanding arts access where it counts

November 19th, 2014

Veteran arts funder ArtsMemphis has launched a grant program to bring the arts to underserved communities. The long-term goal is to spur the kind of deep arts engagement that can benefit neighborhoods and families. read more »

ArtsMemphis Announces New Leadership

June 23rd, 2014

Susan Schadt who has been President & Chief Executive Officer of ArtsMemphis for the past 13 years, has stepped down as President of the arts funding organization. She will remain CEO of ArtsMemphis until December 31, 2014, when she will become CEO and owner of Wild Abundance Publishing, a Memphis-based firm that specializes in the publication of books that focuses on conservation and the ... read more »

Orange Mound in May Festival Partners with ArtsMemphis

May 27th, 2014

– In partnership with the Orange Mound Outreach Ministries, ArtsMemphis will participate in the fourth annual Orange Mound in May Barbecue Contest and Festival from noon to 4 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at the Orange Mound Outreach Ministries, 845 Marchalneil St. read more »

ArtsMemphis to Hold Workshop for Arts Build Communities Grants

May 12th, 2014

ArtsMemphis will serve as the funding distribution organization for as much as $50,000 donated by the Tennessee Arts Commission to aid West Tennessee arts projects and programming during 2014-2015, beginning July 1. The funding program is part of the Tennessee Arts Commission’s popular Arts Build Communities (ABC) grants. read more »

ArtsMemphis Exhibition Features Memphis Artist from Panama

April 24th, 2014

As part of Memphis in May’s tribute to Panama, ArtsMemphis will showcase the creative art work of Bienvenido Howard Romero, a native of Panama who now makes his home in Memphis.  A month-long exhibition of the artist’s work will be held at ArtsMemphis, 575 South Mendenhall Road, beginning May 1, and will be highlighted by an opening reception scheduled for 5:30p.m., Tuesday, May ... read more »

Metropolitan Bank Presents Emmett O'Ryan Award to Leandra Urrutia

February 27th, 2014

Leandra Urrutia, an associate professor and department head of ceramics at Memphis College of Art, is the recipient of the Emmett O’Ryan Award for Artistic Inspiration.  read more »

Arts Memphis presents: Delta (Axis) Does Memphis

February 6th, 2014

Arts Memphis continues to exalt Arts in the Memphis community with the exhibition of intriguing art installations in Delta (Axis) Does Memphis. The exhibition consists of pieces in the personal collection of former Delta Axis president Dr. James Patterson.  read more »

Linda Steele to Lead ArtsMemphis’ Community Outreach Efforts

February 4th, 2014

ArtsMemphis is pleased to announce that Linda P. Steele has joined ArtsMemphis in its community engagement and outreach efforts. read more »