Artists Fellowships http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Regional Arts Commission Announces $20,000 Artist Fellowships, Releases Results Of Artists Survey http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/regional-arts-commission-announces-20000-artist-fellowships-releases-results-artists-survey <p>More than 3,000 St. Louis area artists filled out a survey called Artists Count, which helped inform the <a href="http://www.art-stl.com/">Regional Arts Commission’s</a> (RAC) strategic plan.</p><p>The RAC has not previously funded individual artists, rather opting to fund nonprofit organizations and consortiums since 1985, when the organization was created.</p><p>Jill McGuire, Executive Director of the Regional Arts Commission, said “After reading this survey we made a commitment that the results of the study will affect our policies.”</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 23:23:54 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 9872 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Regional Arts Commission Announces $20,000 Artist Fellowships, Releases Results Of Artists Survey