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Image: Individuals are seated in a brightly-lit space with art on the walls, separated out into "break-out" groups of 5-6 people.

Apply Now | NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Program, Presented by Huntington Arts Council

Artists of all disciplines who live and work in the Greater Long Island area are encouraged to apply to participate in this free entrepreneurial program, taking place in March 2022. Applications are now open for the NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Program, a professional development program that will take place in person* in the Long Island…

Image: The imagery of this work is inspired by a Japanese made Magnetic-Core Memory chip from the 1970’s. It is stylized to resemble imaginary of an ancient symbol, and is highlighted with specially ordered metallic gold thread that is made is Japan. The title is a reference to a species of butterfly with the same colors (magentas, golds, and dark brown that is almost black).

Monday Motivation | Grants That Reduce Student Loans

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation!Tip of the week According to Forbes, the average student loan debt is over $37,000 and there are 45 million total U.S. borrowers with student loans. Paying it off is a struggle! However, there is good news. Grants are available to help alleviate student loan debt.  Here are some…