NEWS BRIEF: Awards and Announcements Summer-Fall 2019


Richard Andrews (Healdsburg) announced the release of his new book, Arts Entrepreneurship: Creating a New Venture in the Arts, published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis. It is designed for students in arts entrepreneurship degree programs, courses and workshops. Read more HERE

Barn 5400 (Petaluma), once the Old Adobe lumber yard, has opened as a new makerspace for artisans, as well as a place where the community can interact with local artists, brewers, and musicians. Read more HERE

Charya Burt (Windsor) was one of 31 artists chosen nationwide to receive the prestigious Dance/USA Fellowship. She will receive $32,275 to preserve, teach, and perform classical Cambodian dance technique. Read more HERE.

Sebastopol Center for the Arts (Sebastopol) announced two staffing moves in December 2019. Read about the Center HERE

  • Catherine Devriese, currently Visual Arts Director, will be interim Creative Director (a newly created position).
  • Matthew Groff, currently Director of Operations, will be interim Managing Director. 


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