The Northampton Arts Council is a city board and a non-profit organization whose goal is to support and promote the arts in Northampton. Originally created as a Local Arts Lottery Council, it began its work by administering a grants program in which proceeds from a state lottery are distributed to local artists, arts groups, and public schools.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

RETROFAIRE 2014

RETROFAIRE 2014
RETROFAIRE 2014
RETROFAIRE

Saturday, September 6th 2014 at the Northampton Jazz Festival.

The Northampton Arts Council is proud to present an exciting opportunity to vend
your vintage fashion and vinyl on Saturday, September 6th at the Northampton Jazz
Festival. This stimulating day of live performances, farm fresh food, and an
estimated 6,000 visitors will be located directly behind Thornes Marketplace in
downtown Northampton.

Monday, July 7, 2014

The Northampton Arts Council Announces ArtsEZ 2014 Grant Award Winners


The Northampton Arts Council is pleased to announce the awarding of 31 ArtsEZ 2014 grants totaling $12,500.  


The quality of the applications was outstanding in this round. The Arts Council was unable to fund many worthy projects. We received 58 requests totaling $68,342. ArtsEZ grants are fund-raised by the Northampton Arts Council through event programming such as Transperformance and Four Sundays in February.  Grants were awarded in the following categories: Dance, Film/Video, Literature, Mixed Media, Music, Schools, Theater, Visual Art, and Other.