By Barb Van Atta At a news conference today (March 16), the Broome County Arts Council (BCAC) awarded $232,815 in United Cultural Fund (UCF) grants to 22 local arts organizations, community non-profits and individual artists. UCF monies will help provide general operating support for seven major arts organizations in the community and will fund 15 specific projects ranging from classes to concerts to film festivals, said BCAC Executive Director Laura Knochen-Davis. (more…)...Read more
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BC ARTS COUNCIL AWARDS $233,000 IN 2014 UCF GRANTSThe Broome County Arts Council (BCAC), located at 81 State Street, Stephens Square Bldg Suite 501, Binghamton announced United Cultural Fund (UCF) Grants for 2014 of more than $233,000, during a Wednesday morning news conference. Grants went to sixteen arts and cultural non-profit organizations and 4 individual artists, including a composer, a playwright, a muralist and a filmmaker. UCF grants are supported by contributions to BCAC’s annual UCF Campaign. Major investors include the Hoyt Foundation, the Broome...
Local artist Joanne Thorne Arnold, who is also a member of BCAC's Board of Directors, is blogging about her recent trip to see the Barnes Foundation's famous collection in Philadelphia. The Barnes Collection is the reason for a Windsor Whip Works Art Center bus trip on March 8th. February 8th is the last day to sign up. More about the Barnes Collection....Read more