As part of Methow Arts’ commitment to advancing racial equity and committing resources to support regional artists, leaders, students and communities of color, we launch new initiatives to amplify voices of color through the arts. CLICK HERE to access job description. Methow Arts’ Teaching Artists provide art instruction in visual, literary, and performing arts to… [Read More]
Announcing selected artists for the Wenatchee CHA CHA Residency!
As part of its 20th anniversary celebration, the Icicle Fund is hosting two Artist-In-Residence events to celebrate the Conservation, History and Arts (CHA) of North Central Washington at the Methow River (October 2-4) and the Wenatchee River (May 21-23, 2021). The goal of the residencies is to honor, celebrate and record the unique environmental aspects of each location, inspired by revisiting past work created by poet William Stafford in the Methow (1993) or Watershed Artists in the Wenatchee (2001).
The Washington State Department of Commerce has worked with Robb Zerr to develop a series of FREE virtual lessons that cover a wide swath of business skills. It is designed to teach those in the creative sector how to turn their passion into a livelihood. Twelve sessions to help create a sustainable, profitable business, from… [Read More]
METHOW ARTS: $500 ART SCHOLARSHIP FOR GRADUATING SENIOR This opportunity is for graduating high school seniors of Okanogan County School Districts. One $500 scholarship will be awarded to a Methow Valley School District student and one $500 scholarship will be awarded to a student outside of the Methow Valley in one of the following school… [Read More]
David Moskowitz was a recipient of the 2021 Mary Kiesau Fellowship through Twispworks for his project Life in the Methow, a photographic exploration of the diversity of the natural world and how people interact with it in the Methow River watershed. “I am honored and humbled to have the chance to live, observe and photograph… [Read More]
The Economic Alliance’s Small Business Resource & Technology Center will be offering the follow FREE workshops scheduled for November.
We are hoping to grow our network of professional teaching artists to deliver arts classes all across Okanogan County. Whether you’ve been teaching for years or are new to the concept of teaching artistry, if you are committed to our mission and social justice values, we can find a place for you at Methow Arts.… [Read More]
“Natural history education, especially place-based education that gives people a direct connection with and knowledge of the places in which they live, is more important now than ever before.” – Mary Kiesau We are pleased to announce the Mary Kiesau Community Fellowship Fund. This fund supports the independent projects of artists, photographers, naturalists, and naturalist… [Read More]