Category / CT Office of The Arts
The Connecticut Office of the Arts is excited to announce the 2019 Connecticut Arts Heroes! The 2019 Arts Heroes are: Andrea Aron of Madison Rebecca Atkins of Norwich Chris Belden of Ridgefield Bill Dougal of Lebanon Jason Farquharson of Hartford Judith McElhone...read more
Congratulations to our local recipients, artist, Megan Marden, Danbury, and Brian Clements, Newtown!read more
Preston poet Margaret Gibson, whose subjects include her late husband’s fight against Alzheimer’s, has been appointed Connecticut’s Official State Poet Laureate, the Connecticut Office of the Arts announced Wednesday.read more
Paid internships available to Connecticut college students, emerging creative professionals and military veterans at various arts and culture organizations throughout Connecticut!read more
COA’s Higher Order Thinking (HOT) APPROACH to teaching and learning provides educators vital professional development, resources, tools and strategies to develop effective practices in standards based arts education, arts integration, and more.read more
The Connecticut Office of the Arts introduced Arts Hero Awards to honor and celebrate Connecticut residents who are doing extraordinary work in the arts, for the arts, or through the arts in Connecticut.read more
The Elizabeth L. Mahaffey Arts Administration Fellowship provides funding to arts administrators to pursue professional development activities that will advance their careers in arts administration.read more
2019 Arts Workforce Initiative Program: Now Accepting Applications for Host Organizations!
The Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) is excited to launch its 2019 Arts Workforce Initiative (AWI) Program! AWI provides internship opportunities for Connecticut college students, emerging creative professionals and military veterans at Connecticut not-for-profit arts and cultural organizations.
Creative Conversations is a professional development series being offered by the Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) that will focus on five (5) strategic initiatives (listed below). COA will convene a session(s) focused on each initiative, each designed in various formats including invitation-only meetings, open registration sessions, fishbowl-style conversations, workshops, and panel presentations.read more
Sea Tea Comedy Theater by Antonia Schachter | Nov 21, 2018 On December 12, 2018 at Sea Tea Comedy Theater, COA will present its first R.E.A.D.I. Talks, a 1:1 in-depth conversation with World Touring DJ and Radio Personality DJ Meechie.The...read more