Rhode Island State Council on the Arts http://ripr.org en RISCA Puts Out Call For Art For New URI Building http://ripr.org/post/risca-puts-out-call-art-new-uri-building <p>The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts has put out a call for new art.&nbsp; The work will be installed at the University of Rhode Island’s brand new center for chemical and life sciences.</p><p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 13:27:45 +0000 John Bender 35511 at http://ripr.org Rhode Island Airports: Galleries for Local Artists http://ripr.org/post/rhode-island-airports-galleries-local-artists <p>The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts is taking submissions from local artists for gallery space at TF Green and the Block Island airport.</p><p></p><p></p><p>An airport might not be the first venue that comes to mind when one thinks of an art gallery. But both the Block Island Airport and TF Green have set aside space to highlight the work of Rhode Island artists. Now the state’s arts council is looking for work to fill those spaces next year.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 12:40:53 +0000 Catherine Welch 21047 at http://ripr.org Rhode Island Airports: Galleries for Local Artists Rhode Island Philharmonic Tackles Mahler's Second Symphony http://ripr.org/post/rhode-island-philharmonic-tackles-mahlers-second-symphony <p>This Saturday the Rhode Island Philharmonic tackles Mahler’s massive second symphony.&nbsp; Around 200 musicians will assemble at Veterans Memorial Auditorium Saturday, May 8th, to perform this gigantic work.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 03 May 2013 21:30:29 +0000 John Bender 14653 at http://ripr.org Rhode Island Philharmonic Tackles Mahler's Second Symphony Monday, March 4, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/monday-march-4-2013 <p>RI lawmakers are considering changing the Voter ID law.&nbsp; RI artists can get some help managing their money.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br>Plus Political Commentator Scott MacKay analyzes what the current sequestration means to RI.<br><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%204%20March%202013">news@ripr.org</a></p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:46:14 +0000 Lydia Rogers 11298 at http://ripr.org Helping Artists Manage Finances http://ripr.org/post/helping-artists-manage-finances <p>The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts is offering a program to help artists tackle their finances. The program originates from the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.<br> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 13:59:02 +0000 Catherine Welch 11295 at http://ripr.org