2017 Creative Aging Festival
Emmanuel (Kofi) Dennis presents African Drumming and Poly Rhythms during the 2016 Creative Aging Festival.
Photo Credit: Arts Council of Fairfax County
Fairfax County, VA – The Arts Council of Fairfax County is delighted to partner with Fairfax County for the 2017 Creative Aging Festival during the month of May, coinciding with Older Americans Month. The Creative Aging Festival celebrates older adults’ participation in the arts across Fairfax County through visual, music, theatre, dance, literary, and culinary arts activities. See the full press release here.
Accomplished Teaching Artists Introduce Students to Urban Storytelling, Cultural Landscape Painting, and Blues Music
The 2016-2017 Artists from Left to Right: Helen Pafumi, Michela Mansuino, and Curtis Mailloux.
Fairfax County, VA – The Arts Council of Fairfax County has placed three Fairfax artists at middle schools throughout Fairfax County as a part of the Artist Residency Program. The artists are connecting theatre, visual art and music with the core study areas of language arts, civics, social studies and creative writing to offer students engaging, unique and innovative learning experiences. See the full press release here.