The original conference hotel, the Marriott City Center in Raleigh, NC, is already completely booked. A second hotel has been secured: The Clarion Hotel, 320 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27603. Read more »
The Folk Art Society of America will award $1,000 cash stipend to one undergraduate or graduate student majoring in fields such as American studies, art history, folklore, history, museum studies or Read more »
The Folk Art Society of America, founded in 1987, is a nonprofit organization that advocates the documentation, preservation and exhibition of folk art, folk artists and folk art environments, with an emphasis on the contemporary. We publish The Folk Art Messenger free to members, and produce an annual Conference with symposia, special exhibitions and an auction. Our online Calendar lists current, upcoming and ongoing folk-art-related events and exhibitions.