Applications now open for the 2017 Individual Artist Fellowships

The 2017 Individual Artist Fellowship eGrant application is now available on the website. This year's Masters categories are Visual Arts and Folk Arts. Information on eligibility and waiting periods can be found in the guidelines at

Deadline to apply is Monday, August 1, 2016 by 4:30 p.m. EST.

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Congratulations to the 2016 Individual Artist Fellows!

The prestigious Individual Artist Fellowships from the Delaware Division of the Arts recognize artists in a variety of disciplines for their outstanding quality of work and provide monetary awards. See this year's winners on our IAF page.

Poetry Out Loud - National Recitation Contest

Hannah Sturgis, 2016 Poetry Out Loud Delaware State Winner
Photo Credit: Kathleen Buckalew

Hannah Sturgis, a junior from POLYTECH High School, represented Delaware at the Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, DC and made it through to the third round of the regional semi-finals. Congratulations Hannah! Please visit the Poetry Out Loud web page for more information.

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This week's with interview with Patti Grimes, Executive Director of the Freeman Stage at Bayside.

The Delaware Chamber Music Festival starts June 10 with the "Four Hands are Better than Two" concert at the Music School of Delaware. Check out the rest of the concerts at

These podcasts are provided as a service through a partnership between the Division of the Arts and NEWS·TALK 1450 WILM and 1410 WDOV.

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On the Mezzanine - June Exhibition

Recent Paintings by Denise Dumont
Now through June 24
Visit our Mezzanine Gallery page for more information.

Dumont, Cold Storage Beach

"Cold Storage Beach", Truro, 2013, oil on linen, 16" x 20"

Delaware Poets Laureate featured on WHYY's RadioTimes with Marty Moss-Coane

The Twin Poets - Nnamdi Chukwuocha and Albert Mills
Photo Credit: Cylinda McCloud-Keal

The Twin Poets Laureate of Delaware were featured on the WHYY's RadioTimes with Marty Moss-Coane.

For more information about our Poets Laureate, please visit our Poet Laureate page.