Briefly Stated 2.26.21

Briefly Stated 2.26.21

POET LAUREATE NOMINATIONS Who will be Missouri’s sixth poet laureate? The two-year position includes a $2,500 annual honorarium. Nominations are open through March 22. Find more information here. The Missouri Poet Laureate program is facilitated by the Missouri Arts Council on behalf of the Office of the Governor. DOES THIS NEED TO BE A ZOOM? Artists, writers, and curators share…

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Briefly Stated 2.12.21

Briefly Stated 2.12.21

LUMINARY OPENS FUTURES FUND The Luminary’s Futures Fund is accepting applications for grants ranging from $2,500 to $8,000. The deadline is March 8. Futures Fund, a re-granting initiative funded by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, supports innovative, experimental, and future-focused artist projects throughout the St. Louis region. An info session will be held on February 17 at 6:00…

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Briefly Stated 2.5.21

Briefly Stated 2.5.21

SMARTER KIDS  If we want our children to be smarter, we’re better off having them learn a musical instrument or take music education in school, rather than teaching them how to code. Read why here. ATTENTION MURALISTS!  The Lambert Art and Culture Program at STL Airport will select a St. Louis artist or artist team to design and paint a mural on…

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