An agency of the State of Arizona, the Arizona Commission on the Arts provides grants, programs, services and leadership in support of the arts and arts learning programs. In 2006, more than fifty years later, the manuscript was discovered by Dr. Welford Taylor, Professor of English Emeritus at the University of Richmond and curator of the University Museums’ recent exhibition, Julius J. Lankes: Survey of an American Artist.” Dr. Taylor has edited the Rich Mouse manuscript, written an introduction outlining its history and meaning, and proposed its publication to Dr. Richard Mathews, Director of the Tampa Book Arts Studio.
Over the years, I’ve written & re-written so many different CVs for different projects & hosts that trying to look through all the different PDFs & files to update them has gotten to be chore that I don’t have the bandwidth for, especially when they ask for skill-specific CVs.
The Faculty of Arts is celebrating the success of six research projects which have been awarded $3.2 million in the latest Marsden Fund round. Applications are for projects that use the arts to diversify local economies, generate revenue, and attract visitors and investment and occur between Sept. Through this access, young people develop their creativity, build skills, and gain invaluable real-world knowledge of what it takes to build a career in the arts.
The Tampa Book Arts Studio has launched its first-ever Kickstarter campaign to assemble a project that brings an unpublished story of notable American woodcut artist J. J. Lankes into print in a fine, limited letterpress edition. A clip of the window projector show by AtmosFX from Daniel’s playroom window which was a big hit with the kids and adults. ARTS reaches the goals of their core programs by offering a variety of services to our students and community. After his death his son gave the press to the University of Richmond, which placed it on extended loan at the Tampa Book Arts Studio.
He shrugged them off from the get-go, saying that many of them would just perpetuate the injuries they were given as kids onto the next unwitting group of people that became their clientele. The Book Arts Studio Library Collections are centered on the age of letterpress printing, with a special emphasis on private and independent presses; examples from more than 600 presses are represented.