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.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Call to Artists: Inspire & Be Inspired

Call to Artists: Inspire & Be Inspired

Girls Inc. & Plunge Arts invites Holyoke artists to participate in a Connect with Art Workshop.

This one day workshop will bring Holyoke artists together with young students who attend the Girls Inc. afterschool and summer camp programs. Each artist will be paired with two or three girls and given the chance to share the work they do, their inspiration, and skills through art-making activities.

What you give:
- One morning to make art and connect with a small group of girls in the beautiful ballroom at Holyoke City Hall

What you get:
- The chance to inspire and engage with local young people through your art
- Participation in a group exhibition at Paper City Gallery in Holyoke
- A new connection with Holyoke artists and organizations
- Support from Plunge Arts to consider how to share your work & inspiration with the students

For more information & to apply, please visit
For more information about Girls Inc. please visit
Application due 8/10/16

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