FROM THE PEOPLE IN CHARGE OF CREATIVE EXCELLENCE
- Artists Sue the National Endowment for the Arts. Smith, Tom // LGBT History, 1988-1992;2005, p4
The National Endowment for the Arts revoked grants to four performance artists, singled out for their sexually explicit and feminist work. The trial became a universal rallying cry against censorship in the arts.
- NEA Provides $14M in Grants; N.Y. Nabs $3.7M. Shaughnessy, Peter // Back Stage;12/19/97, Vol. 38 Issue 51, p3
Reports on the grants awarded by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for the areas of education and access, heritage and preservation and for literature fellowship. Amount received by the New York arts organizations; Details on the recipients and the purpose of the awards.
- The NEA four go to Washington. Nunns, Stephen // American Theatre;Jan98, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p70
Reports on the US Supreme Court's agreement to hear arguments on the National Endowment for the Arts' decency clause. Unconstitutional standards of decency; Court of Appeals decision on the case; Congressional response to the uproar created by grants to Andres Serrano and Robert Mapplethorpe.
- 2010 NEA Jazz Masters. // JAZZed: The Jazz Educator's Magazine;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p6
The article reports on the recognition of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Jazz Masters by NEA during the awards ceremony and concert that was produced by Jazz at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on January 11 & 12, 2010 in New York City.
- Briefly noted. // American Theatre;Sep96, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p65
Reports on developments relevant to the performing arts in the United States as of September 1996. Senate Appropriations Committee's approval of the subcomittee recommendation in July to continue funding the National Endowment for the Arts; Results of a Louis Harris poll indicating that 79...
- THE ARTS IN AMERICA: Who Should Judge the Merits? Hatch, Orrin G. // USA Today Magazine;Jul91, Vol. 120 Issue 2554, p10
Stresses the need for the U.S. Congress to ensure that the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) only assists projects which support the diversity, talent, beauty and cultural heritage of the American artistry. Controversy over grants made by the NEA which have been judged obscene by individuals...
- A Science of the Arts. // American Theatre;Feb2012, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p17
The article reports on the formation and activities of the U.S. National Endowment for the Arts' inter-agency task force on the role of the arts as of February 2012.
- NEA Reopening Gets Delayed. Synder, Diane // Back Stage;01/12/96, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p2
Announces the reopening of the National Endowment for the Arts in the United States (US). Battle between US President Bill Clinton and Congress; Reason why it was closed.
- Well Endowed. // Theatre Bay Area;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p11
The article announces that Berkeley Repertory Theatre, East Bay Performing Arts and Project Bandaloop are among the recipients of the 25.8 million in grants from the U.S. National Endowment for the Arts for the first round of fiscal year 2014 funding.