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November presents the opportunity, as a country and as individuals, to reflect on our country’s direction and then exert our power of choice through a vote. As of this writing, the Presidential ele...
COVID-19 and the Arts: Response and Resources
The arts and culture industry is a rapidly growing industry in the US. According to the reports from the US Bureau of Economic Analysis and the National Endowment for the Arts, the arts industry co...
October – The Arts are in Fairfax
http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/articles/the-arts-are-in-fairfax/article_f9af88fe-0988-11eb-82e7-dbe5d31bb65b.html The arts are in Fairfax By Dana Stewart / Special to the Fairfax County Times Oct 9, 2...
ARTSFAIRFAX Launches Relief Fund for Arts Organizations and Artists
COVID-19 is having disastrous financial consequences on the arts sector, an essential part of Fairfax’s local economy. The lasting impact is unknown, but predictors indicate many small nonprofits a...
Fairfax County Launches 2 Relief Funds for Nonprofits & Small Businesses
Fairfax County Launches 2 Relief Funds for Nonprofits & Small Businesses Nonprofits and small businesses are facing an uncertain economic future.  Responding to nonprofit and small business co...
The County's Art Buzz - May
The Arts are in Fairfax By Dana Stewart / Special to the Fairfax County Times May 15, 2020 Fairfax Poet Laureate Announced ArtsFairfax invites the community to celebrate the announcement of Fairf...
The County's Art Buzz - February
Helen Hayes nominations announced Four local theatres are receiving Helen Hayes Awards for their 2019 artistic work. This year, 18 nominations went to 1st Stage ( second overall in nominations) fol...
The County's Art Buzz - January
The County’s arts buzz By Dana Stewart / Special to the Fairfax County Times Jan 9, 2020 Updated Jan 9, 2020 2020 Arts Awards nominations are open ArtsFairfax is accepting nominations in the cate...
The County’s Art Buzz – December
The County’s arts buzz By Dana Stewart / Special to the Fairfax County Times Dec 6, 2019 As the year comes to a close, ArtsFairfax wants to express how fortunate it is to be part of the Fairfax ...
The County's Art Buzz - November
 By: Dana Stewart The New BOS Speaks on the Arts ARTSFAIRFAX engaged the Board of Supervisor candidates before the election to seek their views and opinions on the arts. As the County grows and c...
The County's Art Buzz - October
Arts Buzz- October By Dana C. Stewart The 2019 Arts Awards Fairfax County will celebrate excellence in arts and give tribute to arts visionaries at the 2019 Arts Awards on Friday, October 18, fr...
The County's Art Buzz - September
Arts Buzz- September By Dana C. Stewart September may mean it is back to school for students, but it doesn’t mean an end to creative exploration for all ages.  So, who is ready to play?  This mon...
The County's Art Buzz - August
Leadership transforms a community, and thanks to both private and public leaders forethought and dedication to the arts, Fairfax County residents and visitors are benefiting. With over 230 arts org...
The County's Art Buzz - July
World Premiere Event The Hub Theatre presents the world premiere of ‘American Spies and Other Homegrown Fables’ by playwright Sam Hamashima on July 12 and runs through August 4 at NextStop Theatre...
The County's Art Buzz - June
Special to The Fairfax County Times, June 13, 2019 Be The Art INOUT:Springfield, an Imagine Art Here temporary art installations, starts June 15 with the first photo booth pop up at Springfield M...
The County's Art Buzz - May
Special to The Fairfax County Times, May 10, 2019 If you ask ArtsFairfax’s recent Artist Grant honorees’ Tom Teasley and Foon Sham, it is through the audiences’ experience that brings their work t...
The County's Art Buzz - April
Special to The Fairfax County Times,  Apr 13, 2019 BalletNova awarded Martha Graham Dance Residency A dozen young dancers are learning to transition from one movement to another to create a sea...
The County's Art Buzz - March
Special to the Fairfax County Times , Mar 8, 2019 There are plenty of art offerings in Fairfax, but have you checked out Twitter? County resident and writer Jesse Stanchak tells his stories in 28...
The County Art's Buzz - February
Special to the Fairfax County Times, Feb 8, 2019 Each year, ArtsFairfax connects professional artists with teachers to create an art learning experience beyond the traditional classroom lesson...
Fairfax County's Hidden Gem - January
Fairfax County’s Hidden Gem Special to the Fairfax County Times, Jan 11, 2019 Welcome to the first column dedicated to the arts in Fairfax County. It has long been known that the Fairfax County ar...
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