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18 08, 2017

TED Talk: Magda Sayeg: Yarn Bombing

By | 2017-08-18T20:29:59+00:00 August 18th, 2017|TED Talks|0 Comments

Textile artist Magda Sayeg transforms urban landscapes into her own playground by decorating everyday objects with colorful knit and crochet works. These warm, fuzzy “yarn bombs” started small, with stop sign poles and fire hydrants in Sayeg’s hometown, but soon people found a connection to the craft and spread it across the world.

“We all live in this fast-paced, digital world, but we still crave and […]

18 08, 2017

I Create What I Believe

By | 2017-08-18T19:45:30+00:00 August 18th, 2017|I Create What I Believe|0 Comments

Siskiyou County Arts Council is the proud fiscal sponsor for The I Create What I Believe! Program, which was created by Nancy Marie and is endorsed by Dr. Lipton and based on his research, offers fun and scientifically sound tools to help both children and adults learn how to activate and move back into their conscious […]

17 08, 2017

Grant Opportunity for Artists With Financial Need

By | 2017-08-17T14:07:49+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Grants Available|0 Comments

California Arts Council provides a list of current Grants, including:

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Accepting Applications From Artists With Financial Need

GRANT DETAIL

Pollock-Krasner Foundation Accepting Applications From Artists With Financial Need
Pollock-Krasner Foundation

The mission of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation is to aid those individuals who have worked as artists over a significant period of time. The foundation’s dual criteria for grants are recognizable […]

14 07, 2017

Artists Interview Series: Kim Solga, Wilderness Art that ‘Tells the Truth’

By | 2017-08-17T12:39:16+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Artists Interview Series|0 Comments

Artists Interview Series presented by
Siskiyou County Arts Council

One of the ways the Arts Council supports local artists is through an Artist Directory on our website. In addition, we have begun a series of interviews with our member artists. This interview with artist Kim Solga is the first in this exciting series, so let us know what you think!!  And if you’re an […]

13 07, 2017

Leadership Positions with SCAC

By | 2017-08-17T12:53:05+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Opportunities with SCAC|0 Comments

 

Your Opportunity to be a Leader!

Are you looking for a unique leadership opportunity? Have you been yearning to put your talents in the service of a great cause? If you have […]

2 06, 2017

Agenda & Minutes: May 2017

By | 2017-08-17T13:20:54+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Agenda & Minutes|0 Comments

May Agenda and Minutes

The mission of the Siskiyou County Arts Council is to integrate our dynamic arts community into the daily lives of residents and visitors.

  1. Chair reads mission statement
  2. Roll Call
  3. March Minutes: Approve
  4. Executive Director Report: Discuss, as needed
  5. Deputy Director Report: Discuss, […]
30 05, 2017

Siskiyou County Arts Council Announces New Executive Director

By | 2017-08-17T12:56:25+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Announcements|0 Comments

Executive Director, Lugene Whitley and Deputy Director Lauri Sturdivant

The Siskiyou County Arts Council is pleased to announce the appointment of a seasoned arts organization leader, Lugene Whitley, as their new executive director- effective May 1. The hire follows a statewide search by members of the art council’s board and hiring committee. Whitley […]

28 03, 2017

Agenda & Minutes: March 2017

By | 2017-08-17T13:12:43+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Agenda & Minutes|0 Comments

Siskiyou County Arts Council

March Board Meeting

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

6:00 pm PDT

The mission of the Siskiyou County Arts Council is to integrate our dynamic arts community into the daily lives of residents and visitors.

  1. Chair reads mission statement
  2. Roll Call
  3. November Minutes: Approve
  4. […]
28 03, 2017

TED Talk: Nina Simon

By | 2017-08-17T13:33:34+00:00 March 28th, 2017|TED Talks|0 Comments

How do we engage an larger audience in the work we are doing in the arts? Nina Simon has answers!

Nina Simon is the the Executive Director of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History and brings new ideas of how to create a space where people are engaged in meaningful activities.

What interests you? How can you expand your arts organization to create a […]

25 01, 2017

Poetry Out Loud Finals NEW DATE February 2, 2017

By | 2017-08-17T13:17:26+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Poetry Out Loud|0 Comments

Siskiyou County Arts Council Reschedules the 2017 Siskiyou County Poetry Out Loud Finals Due to Snow.

The Siskiyou County Arts Council Siskiyou County Poetry Out Loud Finals will be held at the Yreka Library, on Thursday February 2, 2017 at 1:30 pm. Weed High School was shut down for three days last week due to snow. Because of the school closure students […]