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C-VILLE WEEKLY: PICK: Community Coloring Book

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NEW YORK TIMES: National Poetry Month Celebrations Go Online

LINK TO ARTICLE: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/07/arts/national-poetry-month-coronavirus.html?fbclid=IwAR0PUqeEz_gWGr5GuHAZwWJ0t8Sjo_gG-67YJBW5chDe9wucDpoeAtGE26I Open mics, workshops and other gatherings have gone digital because of the coronavirus. Here are some of the goings-on, and...   Read More

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VIRGINIA PILOT: Literary Notes: Emergency fund set up to help artists, writers

LINK TO ARTICLE: https://www.pilotonline.com/entertainment/books/vp-db-book-literary-notes-041220-20200410-wdvk4l3ffnc5ro4aeutewtkxf4-story.html A group of arts grant-makers is setting up rapid, unrestricted $5,000 grants for writers and artists “facing dire financial emergencies”...   Read More

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Radio stations tap community voices for perspectives on housebound living

LINK: https://current.org/2020/04/radio-stations-tap-community-voices-for-perspectives-on-housebound-living/?fbclid=IwAR19065VtRYqwJyxGh6Fhv_jLkwDiuu9XhLOg78B18nA8R0uE3hJVWp5yqI Two public radio stations are highlighting listeners’ experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic by asking them to share their thoughts through poetry and...   Read More

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NBC 29: ART APART: A citywide gallery brings art to households around Charlottesville

VISIT FOR STORY AND VIDEO: https://www.nbc29.com/2020/03/31/art-apart-city-wide-gallery-brings-art-households-around-charlottesville/ March 30, 2020 at 9:03 PM EDT – Updated March 30 at 10:29 PM CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) –...   Read More

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C-VILLE WEEKLY: In sharp relief: Supporting artists through COVID-19

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C-VILLE WEEKLY: Seeing it through: Art Apart initiative offers a window to connection

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CBS 19: Fund to help local artists impacted by coronavirus pandemic

VISIT LINK: https://www.cbs19news.com/story/41930434/fund-to-help-local-artists-impacted-by-coronavirus-pandemic CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) — The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative and New City Arts are working together to help artists. According to...   Read More

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DAILY PROGRESS: Buzz Kids: Pitch in with an art display, and then enjoy art resources at home

VIEW ARTICLE: https://www.dailyprogress.com/entertainment/buzz-kids-pitch-in-with-an-art-display-and-then/article_004b4eb9-140b-5092-9c72-7ddd99082ecd.html By Jane Dunlap Sathe jsathe@dailyprogress.com | (434) 978-7249 Mar 25, 2020 Welcome to Buzz Kids, a new occasional column that’s designed...   Read More

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C-VILLE WEEKLY: Getting real: CHS students join Robert Shetterly in truth-teller exhibition