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RAC Artist Fellowship Profiles: Denise Ward-Brown & Dwayne Bosman

Ladue News Denise Kruse Over the course of a five-week series, LN is profiling the 10 artists recently announced as ..Read More

RAC Artist Fellowship Profiles: Jeffrey Noonan & Megan Singleton

Ladue News Bryan A. Hollerbach Over the course of a five-week series, LN is profiling the 10 artists recently announced ..Read More

2016 ARTS & ECONOMIC PROSPERITY STUDY UNDERWAY

The Regional Arts Commission Joins Americans for the Arts’ National Study of the Economic Impact of Spending by Nonprofit Arts ..Read More

Meet the speakers: Business Journal Women’s Conference

St. Louis Business Journal Veneta Rizvic The St. Louis Business Journal’s 11th Annual Women’s Conference is almost here, and there ..Read More

RAC Artist Profiles: Cbabi Bayoc & Dawn Karlovsky

Ladue News Bryan A. Hollerbach Over the course of a five-week series, LN is profiling the 10 artists recently announced ..Read More

RAC Artist Profiles: Diádié Bathily & Meghan Grubb

Ladue News Denise Kruse Over the course of a five-week series, LN will profile the 10 artists recently announced as ..Read More

RAC Announces 2016 Regional CAT Fellows

Regional Arts Commission Announces The 2016 Regional Community Arts Training (CAT) Institute Fellows  The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the region’s ..Read More

The Regional Arts Commission Presents A Song from the Field

The Regional Arts Commission Presents A Song from the Field  ST. LOUIS (January 8, 2016) – The Regional Arts Commission ..Read More

3 women who arrived in 2015 to run the arts are finding a home in St. Louis

St. Louis Public Radio By Nancy Fowler Three women who moved to St. Louis this year to head up major ..Read More

Investing in art for St. Louis’ sake

St. Louis American By Kenya Vaughn “Artists always think that they have to leave – to go to Chicago, New ..Read More

Andrea Purnell Appointed to Regional Arts Commission

St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger has appointed Andrea Purnell to the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis (RAC), the ..Read More

The Building RAC exhibit marks 25 years of artists creating works in century building at 1007 Russell Blvd.

by Dickson Beall Take a vintage 1910 building in Soulard. Blend in a toy factory and a dairy. Churn in ..Read More

African-dance instructor will use $20,000 RAC grant to visit homeland for inspiration

By Nancy Fowler St Louis Public Radio As an African-dance instructor in St. Louis for nearly two decades, Diádié Bathily ..Read More

Mossotti, Ward-Brown win Regional Arts Commission Artist Fellowships

Newsroom – Washington University in St. Louis Denise Ward-Brown, associate professor in the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual ..Read More

Artists have trouble scratching out a living but St. Louis event aims to help

By Nancy Fowler St. Louis Public Radio The difficulty of making money while making art will be discussed at a ..Read More

2015 ARTIST FELLOWSHIPS ANNOUNCED

The Regional Arts Commission Announces  2015 ARTIST FELLOWSHIPS 10 ARTISTS – $200,000 INVESTMENT  The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has awarded ..Read More

2015 RAC Artist Fellowships

Diádié Bathily (Dance) Diádié (pronounced Jah-Jay) Bathily is the founder and artistic director of Afriky Lolo, a dance company established ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Seeks Applicants for 2016 Community Arts Training (CAT) Institute

Regional Arts Commission Seeks Applicants for 2016 Community Arts Training (CAT) Institute — Application Deadline December 1, 2015 — ST. ..Read More

RAC LIGHTS UP DELMAR BOULEVARD

Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis Showcases New Entryway Panels by Local Artist Brian Zimmerman   On October 29, the Regional ..Read More

RAC Now Accepting Applications for Katherine Dunham Fellowship

Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis Now Accepting Applications for Katherine Dunham Fellowship Deadline: November 9, 2015   RAC is ..Read More

Notice of Meeting

(Date: September 23, 2015) There will be a Regional Arts Commission Meeting on: Thursday, September 24, 2015 9:00 a.m. PNC ..Read More

The Regional Arts Commission Presents Pants!

The Regional Arts Commission Presents Pants! ST. LOUIS (September 8, 2015) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents Pants!, an ..Read More

Sharing St. Louis’ Magic: Regional Arts Commission’s Felicia Shaw

Sharing St. Louis’ Magic: Regional Arts Commission’s Felicia Shaw By Robyn Dexter St. Louis native Felicia Shaw called California home ..Read More

Felicia Shaw returns to St. Louis to run Regional Arts Commission

Felicia Shaw returns to St. Louis to run Regional Arts Commission By Sarah Bryan Miller When Felicia Shaw left St. ..Read More

‘And then Ferguson happened’

‘And then Ferguson happened’: Unrest, opportunity drew RAC head Felicia Shaw home By Nancy Fowler • Aug 3, 2015   ..Read More

The Regional Arts Commission Presents IMPTXDESIGN.14/15.

////////The Regional Arts Commission Presents IMPTXDESIGN.14/15.   The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents IMPTXDESIGN.14/15., curated by Creative Reaction Lab. Opening the ..Read More

Archetypes: Felicia Shaw

Archetypes: A Conversation With the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis’ Executive Director Felicia Shaw July 24, 2015 BY: Krystin ..Read More

Notice Of Meeting

(Date: July 1, 2015) There will be a Regional Arts Commission Meeting on: Thursday, July 09, 2015 8:30 a.m. PNC ..Read More

Arts’ New Arrivals

From-the-notebook chats with the new leadership of three of STL’s most prized arts institutions. By Krystin Arneson, ALIVE Magazine St. ..Read More

Turning To Art In A Time Of Crisis

by Alicia Gregory, Americans for the Arts In times of turmoil, the arts help us heal, communicate, challenge status quo, ..Read More

So, What Do You Do?

By Ashley McDonald, ARTSblog, Americans for the Arts June 26, 2015 Ashley McDonald, Membership Associate at Americans for the Arts, ..Read More

Q&A: Regional Arts Commission’s Felicia Shaw

A conversation with the Regional Arts Commission’s new executive director by D.J. Wilson, St. Louis Magazine June 19, 2015, 9:30 ..Read More

RAC ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

RAC ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN   St. Louis – June 16, 2015 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) announced today ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission 2015 Annual Grants Listing

Regional Arts Commission 2015 Annual Grants Art Councils/Art Centers COCA-Center of Creative Arts $124,500.00 Eureka Arts Council $9,000.00 Florissant Civic ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Awards $3.48 Million in Grants for Arts and Cultural Organizations and Programs

St. Louis – May 18, 2015 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the largest annual funder of the arts in ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Announces Felicia Shaw as New Executive Director

Regional Arts Commission Announces Felicia Shaw as New Executive Director On its 30th anniversary, RAC celebrates new leadership ST.LOUIS (March ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents Empire State II

ST. LOUIS – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents Empire State II, the second in a series of exhibitions curated ..Read More

Sarah Negrón Selected as Katherine Dunham Intern

Sarah Negrón Selected as Katherine Dunham Intern At Regional Arts Commission Arts Administration and Management  ST. LOUIS –  (February 5, ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Announces 2014 Community Social Impact Grant Recipients

Regional Arts Commission Announces 2014 Community Social Impact Grant Recipients   St. Louis (December 22, 2014) – The Regional Arts ..Read More

RAC Awards $393,720 in Innovation Grants

Regional Arts Commission Awards $393,720 in Innovation Grants   St. Louis – November 17, 2014 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) ..Read More

RAC Announces 2014 Artists Fellowships

The Regional Arts Commission Announces  2014 ARTISTS FELLOWSHIPS 10 ARTISTS – $200,000 INVESTMENT               ..Read More

2014 RAC Artists Fellows

Saher Alam (Literature) Saher Alam is a graduate of Princeton University and the Creative Writing Program at Boston University. She ..Read More

RAC KICKS OFF RAC-O-LANTERN STL ARTS SCAVENGER HUNT

REGIONAL ARTS COMMISSION KICKS OFF RAC-O-LANTERN STL ARTS SCAVENGER HUNT St. Louis art enthusiasts can win prizes by locating pumpkins ..Read More

RAC Announces New Community Social Impact Fund

The Regional Arts Commission Announces  New Community Social Impact Fund For Projects Addressing Limited Access to Arts Programming And Social ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents Hands Up, Don’t Shoot: Artists Respond

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot; Artists Respond,” a visual art exhibition in response to the ..Read More

RAC Now Accepting Applications for Katherine Dunham Internship

Regional Arts Commission  Now Accepting Applications for Katherine Dunham Internship Deadline: Monday, November 3, 2014  ST. LOUIS October 3, 2014 –The ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Launches Search for New Executive Director

St. Louis, Missouri (Sept. 29, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has retained Arts Consulting Group (ACG) to perform a ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents Back Lot at the Big Top

ST. LOUIS (September 4, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents Back Lot at the Big Top, an exhibition ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents Machinations

ST. LOUIS (September 4, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents Machinations, comprised of “objects that activate physical, psychological, ..Read More

Artists Support Grants Applications Now Available

ST. LOUIS (August 4, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) invites eligible St. Louis artists of all disciplines to ..Read More

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ARTS AND EDUCATION COUNCIL ANNOUNCES 2015 ST. LOUIS ARTS AWARDS HONOREES

BY Arts and Education Council | Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:15 PM STL Today.com ST. LOUIS -The Arts and Education ..Read More

Critical Mass Creative Stimulus Award Exhibition

ST. LOUIS (July 17, 2014) – “Of Being Numerous: The 2013 Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Creative Stimulus Award ..Read More

Cole McBride Appointed to Regional Arts Commission

ST. LOUIS (July 17, 2014) – Mayor Francis Slay has appointed Cole McBride to the Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the ..Read More

Uniting Data, Art, and Community Health To Build A Stronger St. Louis

St. Louis (July 14, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), Regional Health Commission, Missouri Institute of Mental Health, Missouri ..Read More

Visually Appealing: First You Get Funded, RAC Fellowship Application Opens

St. Louis Public Radio – “Visually Appealing: First You Get Funded, RAC Fellowship Application Opens” By Donna Korando For the ..Read More

2014 ARTISTS FELLOWSHIPS APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

St. Louis – June 13, 2014 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) announced today that the application process for the ..Read More

RAC Gallery Presents: Squared Off Exhibit

ST. LOUIS (May 27, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents “Squared Off,” the painting and mixed media work ..Read More

RAC Announces Executive Director’s Retirement

St. Louis – May 9, 2014 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the largest annual funder of the arts in ..Read More

RAC Awards $3.4 Million in Grants for Arts and Cultural Organizations and Programs

St. Louis – May 8, 2014 – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the largest annual funder of the arts in ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents The Art of Craft: Panel Discussion

ST. LOUIS (May 1, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission presents a panel discussion on the topic of “The Place ..Read More

CALL TO ST. LOUIS REGIONAL ARTISTS REQUEST FOR ARTIST QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ)

ST. LOUIS (May 1, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) seeks a St. Louis-based artist or artists team to ..Read More

2013 RAC ARTIST FELLOWS Profiles

Alice Bloch (Dance) With 50 years as a dancer and choreographer, Bloch has worked throughout the United States in the ..Read More

Kellie Trivers Appointed to Regional Arts Commission

ST. LOUIS (April 16, 2014) – Mayor Francis Slay has appointed Kellie Trivers to the Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the ..Read More

RAC Awards $57,380 to 28 Artists In its 2014 First Round of Artists Support Grants

ST. LOUIS – (April 9, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has awarded $57,380 to 28 artists as part ..Read More

The Gallery at RAC Presents The Art of Craft

ST. LOUIS (April 7, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission presents six artists with outstanding work in metals, ceramic, and ..Read More

RAC Will Now Fund Individual Artists

The RAC program, Artists Count, was featured in the St. Louis American. Artist’s Count funds local, individual artists with a $20,000 Fellowship.

RAC’s ‘Artists Count’ Survey Results Unveiled

RAC’s “Artists Count” survey results were featured in the West End Word.

Helene Epstein Appointed to Regional Arts Commission

ST. LOUIS (February 28, 2014) – County Executive Charlie A. Dooley has appointed Helene Epstein to the Regional Arts Commission ..Read More

Michael Scully Appointed Chairman Of the Regional Arts Commission

ST. LOUIS (February 20, 2014) – County Executive Charlie A. Dooley has appointed Michael Scully Chairman of the Board of ..Read More

Regional Arts Commission Presents “Latinicidad”

ST. LOUIS (February 19, 2014) – The Regional Arts Commission brings the tradition and vibrant culture of Latin American Carnaval ..Read More

17 Artists Awarded RAC Grants

17 artists received RAC Artists Support Grants which are designed to provide direct funds for artists’ projects, needs, and creative opportunities in all disciplines.

RAC Awards $30,000 To 17 Artists In Its Second Round Of Artists Support Grants

January 3, 2014 – St. Louis – The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) awarded $30,000 to 17 artists as part of ..Read More

RAC Announces First Artists Fellowships

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has awarded ten fellowships totaling $200,000 to 10 artists as part of its inaugural round of Artists Fellowships.

RAC Awards $50,560 in Artists Support Grants

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has awarded $50,560 to 25 artists as part of the inaugural round of the Artists Support Grants.

Spring/Summer 2013 RAC Artists Support Grants

Regional Arts Commission (RAC) Artists Support Grants are designed to provide direct funds for artists’ projects, needs, and creative opportunities in all disciplines.

$20,000 Artists Fellowships Announced by Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis

RAC “Artists Count” survey results were featured in Grantmakers for the Arts.

Regional Arts Commission Celebrates Artists Count

View the slideshow from Artists Count on the Riverfront Times.

The Dreaminess of Unrestricted Grants

RAC Artists Support grants were featured on R+D (Blog from San Francisco Artist Christina Wong Yap).