I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
The California Arts Council meets next Tuesday, June 25, in San Andreas – details inside.
The California Arts Council will hold its next business meeting on Tuesday, June 25, at the Calaveras Performing Arts Center in San Andreas. The public is invited to attend and to address the Council during the public comment period. A detailed agenda is available here.
CAC Career Opportunity: Arts in Corrections Analyst
Join our team at the California Arts Council as our Arts in Corrections Analyst, providing support for our innovative rehabilitative arts program for people experiencing incarceration in California state prisons. Apply by July 1.
NEA assistance available for rural communities
The National Endowment for the Arts Citizens' Institute on Rural Design is now open for applications, offering funding and technical assistance to communities with populations of 50,000 or less to address local challenges related to economic vitality and quality of life through design solutions. New this year to the CIRD program is a peer learning component for rural leaders that features training in design, planning, community engagement, and facilitation techniques as well as support in navigating funding opportunities. The deadline for applications is July 22, 2019. Visit the Citizens' Institute on Rural Design website to learn more.