Programming Updates

Programming Updates

  • August 13, 2019

We’re busy designing our newest Artist Programming Brochure and adding new and updated program information our website. Look for the hard copy brochure in your mailbox at the end of this month or complete the Join Our Mailing List form to request a brochure.

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Save The Date To “Celebrate!”

Save the Date to “Celebrate!”

  • July 25, 2019

  Celebrate Artivate! - October 25th Friday, October 25th - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pmVisArts - Rockville Town Square (155 Gibbs Street, Rockville, MD 20850) Plan to join your friends with Artivate for this annual fundraiser celebrating artists in communities! The Greatest Celebration on Earth!  A fun night of music, food , drinks and dancing - plus our unique 'artsy' silent auction. Individual tickets will go on sale Monday, September 16th. Like and follow Artivate on Facebook for updates or…

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Join Us For Brunch

Join us for Brunch

  • June 14, 2019

Join Artivate Board Member Ronesha Butler and friends on June 23rd from noon to 2 pm for an afternoon of good food and great conversation with Artivate teaching artist Arturo Ho, benefiting the artist programming of Artivate.

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Mosaics And Music: Make Peace The News – Sunday, June 2

Mosaics and Music: Make Peace the News – Sunday, June 2

  • May 22, 2019

Sunday, June 2nd3:00 to 5:00 pmDawson's Market in Rockville Town Square225 North Washington Street Please join Artivate and the Mattie J.T. Stepanek Foundation to "Make Peace the News" at Mosaics & Music! This event will feature the unveiling of a community mosaic mural panel created at the 2018 Peace Day with Artivate ceramic artist Carien Quiroga, which is pictured in progress above. Also featured will be a performance by Artivate teaching artist Wytold, as well as spoken word performances celebrating…

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Glen Echo Park Carousel Day 2019

Glen Echo Park Carousel Day 2019

  • April 25, 2019

Artivate is proud to sponsor performances by our artists at Glen Echo Park’s Carousel Day!
Look for Artivate artists Barynya, Cantaré, and Mark H Rooney performing throughout the day in the Bumper Car Pavilion and the Spanish Ballroom.

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Wells Fargo Cultural Excellence Grant Supports Programming At Title I Schools

Wells Fargo Cultural Excellence Grant Supports Programming at Title I Schools

  • April 23, 2019

Artivate is pleased to announce new funding available to Title I schools through a generous Cultural Excellence Grant from Wells Fargo. Qualifying schools in Washington, D.C. and select counties in Maryland (Montgomery County, Prince George's) and Virginia (Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax) will receive funding as a 50/50 match of program fees for a performance program taking place now through November 30, 2019 (travel fee additional; some restrictions apply). Funding will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis to schools…

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Support Artists In Our Local Communities

Support Artists in Our Local Communities

  • December 12, 2018

In this season of giving thanks, we are grateful to you and to all of our supporters. You make it possible for Artivate to continue our work with talented, professional teaching artists who bring high quality, educational programming to communities throughout the state of Maryland, the District of Columbia, and northern Virginia. Your support continues the tradition of the “Artivate Roster,” an annual publication featuring thirty-two of our 50+ artists, focusing on content appropriate for educational and family-centered community settings…

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Year-End Giving With Artivate

Year-End Giving with Artivate

  • December 21, 2017

What a year! In 2017, Artivate’s more than sixty professional teaching artists have presented over 550 performances, 620 workshops, and 70 artist-in-residence programs in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and northern Virginia. Because of the support of our donors, we were able to dedicate one-third of that programming to children, educators and families from schools and communities that lack access to educational arts programming. That translates to more than 420 artist programs presented to students and educators at over 50…

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