Funding provided through federal COVID relief and state gaming revenues
Legislators are starting the process of determining how to invest these federal funds.
Governor Baker now has 10 days to review and act on the budget.
We asked artists what they wish more curators, editors, and presenters, would incorporate into their selection process.
Legislative COVID-19 Cultural Impact Commission Files its Final Report
56% of these funds were earmarked for artists and other creatives, investing directly into a sector devastated by the pandemic.
$5.9M given statewide in support of public programs such as exhibitions, readings, festivals, and performances.
This marks the seventh consecutive year the Baker-Polito Administration has invested at this level.
Mass Cultural Council is seeking to secure $20M for the cultural sector in FY22.
Our collaboration with Revels offers an insider’s view of the kind of situations in which traditional music is shared within families and close-knit communities.