Having a community of artists is a necessary if an artists wants to have publicity Or any sort of exposer. It really isn’t that difficult to understand when you think about it, oh and by the way this country is very notable for its arts – opera, dance, musicals, The Globe the list goes on and on. Quality art education fundamentally supports democratic educational principles of self-empowerment and self-actualization and I want to introduce to you our next speaker.
For the diverse learner, arts experiences are a potential medium through which they not only engage in self-expression but also convey knowledge. However in this culture of standardized high-stakes testing and scripted curriculums arts education is being neglected.
Celebrating learning in the arts is one of the most important things communities can do to encourage their youngest citizen’s educational success. Richmond, VA – A statewide leadership conference for creating arts and cultural districts in communities across Virginia will be held on May 15, 2009 in Fredericksburg.
The Arts Council is calling for expressions of interest from its funded organisations typically these will be in receipt of RFO, Annual Funding or Annual Programme Grant. Innovative, challenging and exciting arts and culture improve people’s lives, benefit our economy and attract tourists from around the world.
I contend that the Arts use all three domains effectively, and they can-therefore-stimulate the student to apply, as well as retain, what they’ve learned. On the Move and the Asia Europe Foundation provide a host of ‘ Mobility Funding Guides ‘ for artists and arts professionals in all EU countries on their website.