Appalshop News

8 months ago

We mourn the passing of Appalshop's longtime friend, Lee Sexton

Appalshop shares the sorrow of so many in Appalachia, the South, and the entire traditional music community for the passing of our longtime…

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8 months ago

We're proud to announce NEA awards to our Appalshop Archive & Roadside Theater

    We are very proud to announce that our Appalshop Archive and Roadside Theater are both recipients of National Endowment…

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8 months ago

We're partnering to give grants to nine Whitesburg businesses

  The COVID-19 pandemic has presented enormous challenges for small businesses. It’s no different here in Whitesburg: “In…

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9 months ago

We're inviting the Town of Pound, Virginia to give input on a new mural

Appalshop, Inc is an official partner, with the Town of Pound, EpiCentre Arts, the Historical Society of the Pound and Spearhead Trails, in…

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9 months ago

We're proud to announce an NEH award to our Appalshop Archive

We are very proud to announce that the National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded our Appalshop Archive a new grant to preserve our…

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11 months ago

Our new film "Portraits and Dreams" selected for POV Docs Season 33

We’re very proud that our new Appalshop film was honored at the American Film Institute Documentary Festival this summer…

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11 months ago

We're funding ten Appalachian artists through the Appalshop Creators Fund

  At the beginning of the summer, we launched a brand new Appalshop Creators Fund to give out stipends of $3,000 to individual…

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11 months ago

We're unveiling Art on the Grounds

We’ve been making art and media inside our building on Madison Ave since we cut the ribbon on it in 1982.   Now we're very…

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1 year ago

Welcome Tiffany & Kathleen!

We put out a call this summer for Appalshop's new development director and Performing Our Future organizer. This fall, we are thrilled to…

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1 year ago

We're dispatching filmmakers to tell COVID-19 stories

  We’ve been making art and media in the mountains for 50 years — and we’re constantly redefining what that…

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