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    For Artists

    • Alliance of Artists’ Communities Residency opportunities for artists of all disciplines
    • Public art commissions, art competitions, art jobs and internships, art scholarships and grants and fellowships, residencies, art festivals, call for entries/proposals/projects, and other opportunities
    • Artist Help Network Resources on artist housing, legal matters, insurance and career help
    • CODAworx World’s largest listing of RFPs and RFQs for private and public commissioned art projects
    • Connecticut Dance Alliance A non-profit organization dedicated to serving the needs of the statewide dance community and increasing public awareness of dance in all its disciplines
    • Connecticut Visual Artist Resource Guide The Visual Artist Resource Guide includes a variety of opportunities and resources that are available to Connecticut artists. While the Guide is focused on visual artists, a number of the resources are also relevant to artists of all disciplines
    • Creative Capital Supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel, and career development services
    • Creative Placemaking This Canadian site features a creative placemaking toolkit, free webinars, case studies and more
    • Creativz Research and conversation about what artists in the United States need to sustain and strengthen their careers and contribute to their communities
    • Drama and Theater Resource Guide Resources about the history and craft of drama and theater, teaching and study resources and theatrical production resources, among many others.
    • Department of Economic & Community Development, Connecticut Office of the Arts The Office of the Arts develops and strenthens the arts in Connecticut and makes artistic experiences widely available to residents and visitors.
    • Freelance Taxation Offers articles and tools to help freelance artists with financial management, record keeping and tax preparation
    • Freelancers Union Nonprofit organization that offers group insurance plans and individual market insurance plans to its members
    • National Association of Independent Artists  A forum for artists to communicate with one another and other people in the arts community
    • New York Foundation for the Arts Comprehensive listing of funding, learning, and exhibition opportunities
    • Professional Artist A business magazine for visual artists
    • Res Artis An association of organizations offering residencies in over 70 countries
    • An authoritative website on art careers, schools, and artistic professional growth
    • Poets & Writers Primary source of information, support, and guidance for creative writers


Health Insurance
Chamber Insurance Trust Offers free health insurance consultations to Arts Council members

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