Sonia Young, locally known as “The Purple Lady,” will be honored during the 2017 Ruth Holmberg Arts Leadership Award presentation on Tuesday, March 7. ArtsBuild will host the event at the Hunter Museum of American Art from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
ArtsBuild, with support from the Benwood Foundation, has created a new Equity in the Arts grant program to support projects led by local Black and Latino artists.
ReGenerate, a high school arts leadership group, will host ArtStart, a program to introduce students to career options in the arts, on Saturday, November 5 from 10 AM until 12:30 PM at the UTC Fine Arts Center.
Thirty-four community members officially completed the 12th annual Holmberg Arts Leadership Institute during a ceremony at The Arts Building on Tuesday, November 1.
Beginning Friday, October 14, ArtsBuild is accepting nominations for the 2017 Ruth Holmberg Arts Leadership Award. This annual award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the arts in Chattanooga and who is actively engaged in the cultural life of our community. The award honors an individual who, through his or her exemplary efforts, has significantly contributed to building a stronger community through the arts.
ArtsBuild welcomed 34 new class members to its 12th annual Holmberg Arts Leadership Institute during a reception at the Arts Building on Monday, September 12.
ArtsBuild held its fourth Holmberg Arts Leadership Institute for Teachers June 1-3. The program is based on the organization’s popular arts leadership institute presented each fall.
High school arts leadership group ReGenerate awarded a total of $2,500 to Hamilton County Department of Education teachers on May 24 during a presentation at ArtsBuild. The grants were awarded to Hamilton County elementary and middle schools to provide funding for arts programs.