Arts Foundation News

Arts Foundation Selects Photographer Julia Cumes as its 2024 Artist of the Year

The award recognizes a Cape-based artist whose work shapes thought, inspires change, and creates a deeper sense of connection in the community. February 14, 2024 (Cape Cod, MA) – Ever since she was a young girl growing up in apartheid-era … Read More
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Arts Foundation Selects 15 Artists to Participate in Capacity Building Grant Program

February 6, 2024 (Cape Cod, MA) – The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod has selected 15 artists to participate in its Capacity Building Grant Program. Each will receive one-on-one coaching in the development of a business plan; be given priority access … Read More

Arts Foundation of Cape Cod Recipient of $30,000 National Endowment for the Arts Grant

January 29, 2024 (Cape Cod, MA) – For the second time in three years, the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod is being awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The Arts Foundation will use its $30,000 … Read More
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The AFCC’s mission is to support, promote, and celebrate the arts and culture of Cape Cod. The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod (AFCC) is the regional arts agency for Barnstable County and Cape Cod’s only nonprofit arts and culture organization that serves all artists, all art forms, and all cultural and historical centers. We are the link between the Cape’s cultural community and its residents and visitors.

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