Hello Friends of MLP
We hope that you are doing well and finding meaningful ways of connecting with others and being creative in these most unusual times.
Here at Miami Light Project (virtually speaking), we are doing what we do best – pursuing creative ideas and supporting artists.
Our team is meeting twice a week and working together to lift each other’s spirits, and to support our community.Speaking of our team, here we are:
In the coming days, we will be sharing some in-depth artist profiles with you, written by Jordan Levin – a creative writer and journalist who has been chronicling Miami’s performance scene for over 20 years.
These profiles offer an in-depth look at how some of Miami’s creative gems keep on shining. We hope that you enjoy reading them and learning more about their behind the scenes process.
Peace and Love,
With the help of NPNWeb.org, we put together a list of some of the organizations that are providing emergency resources for artists and arts organizations across the country for your reference.
For Freelance Artists:
COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources (previously a crowdsourced Google doc shared here)
Panel: Artists In a Time of Global Pandemic (ASL & Captioned), For US-Based Freelance Artists and Cultural Workers in all Disciplines
For Teaching Artists:
Teaching Artists Guild, “COVID-19 Resources for Teaching Artists“
“Teaching Theatre Online: A Shift in Pedagogy Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak,” originally created by Dr. Daphnie Sicre
For Arts Organizations:
Disaster Loan Assistance, “Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Nonprofits, Homeowners, and Renters“
For Arts Supporters:
“Things to Do (to support the arts right now)” from Crosscut