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Recent News

JULY 16, 2020


  • The Futures Project and the new Project Design Lab. 

  • The National Endowment for the Arts awards the Community Engagement Lab $55,000.

JUNE 17, 2020


Crisis As Opportunity: A Time To Creatively Reimagine Vermont

By Eric Booth and Paul Gambill

MAY 9, 2020

Times Argus

Artists and Organizations Join to Reimagine Their Role in the Age of COVID-19

MAY 6, 2020


Arts Forums: Over three Tuesdays in May, artists and arts leaders from across Vermont will come together to learn from each other and begin reimagining how the arts can support communities during and after the pandemic.

APRiL 6, 2020


Calling All Artists, Teaching Artists & Friends of the Arts: join a virtual story circle designed to strengthen our ties to each other and reveal creative solutions to shared challenges created by the pandemic. 

MARCH 30, 2020


Vermont artists come together to share stories of resilience and change.

JANUARY 28, 2020


Call To Artists: The 2020 One World Festival invites artists to participate in the open call for its exhibition: The Earth is speaking—how do we respond?

DECEMBER 31, 2019


Photo Essay: CEL teaching artists served over 2,500 young people in 12 schools with projects that strengthened students' creative thinking skills.

MAY 14, 2019


CEL awards the first Thriving Communities Project Grants – each worth $10,000 – to five teaching artists and artist teams to lead creative place-making projects that will engage their communities in an exploration of a local challenge related to climate change.

MAY 6, 2020


Second Vermont Teaching Artist Academy open for enrollment.

JANUARY 21, 2019

Vermont Public Radio

Morrisville School Project Highlights Local Figures