Burnout is now a major health concern for many Americans, but I don't know if there's a solution for all of us.
All the way from middle-of-no-where Florida, Kristina has interned with MFA since January 2018. She attends St. John's College in Annapolis, MD, with dreams of finding a role in arts management. I was working my first job at a Vietnamese Fast Food Restaurant for a few months when Martha, my RA Freshman Year, asked … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: Intern Kristina & The MFA Community
Thoughtful Thursdays are powered by your favorite MFA Interns, so if you'd like to see more of them, leave a comment, email us, or even give us a call! Every Tuesday and Thursday at 1:00 sharp I put on my coat and begin my voyage down main street. I can hear my belly grumbling through … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: A Walk Through Downtown
NEW: Now, instead of sending us an email, you can use our new Member News Submission Form! Get your stuff in the news easier than ever by clicking here. MFA Members are making the world more creative! MFA highlights members’ art events and exhibitions weekly on our Blog so the world can follow us. Carole … Continue reading Member News: February 25th, 2018
So what is Giving Tuesday and why should you care? Well....first there was "Black Friday" - a term popularized in the 1980s as the day businesses went from being in the "red" to being in the "black." Then came "Cyber Monday," a term first used in 2005 with the rise of online shopping. "Small Business Saturday" appeared in 2010 … Continue reading Why #GIVINGTUESDAY
Happy Thanksgiving! While you all are cooking, eating, and watching football today, we know you're also thinking about the things in your life that make you thankful - and so are we. Here are just a few of the things we're grateful for this holiday season: 1.The dogs that pass through our doors! Who wouldn't love … Continue reading Thankful Thursday: 5 Things the MFA is Thankful For
“I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.” Georgia O'Keeffe So why is supporting a nonprofit art organization important? Art creates conversation in a community. It’s not just about the artwork – it’s about what the artist says – and what … Continue reading Why give to art?
In three weeks, it will be Thanksgiving, hard to believe. In addition to turkey, cranberries and pumpkin pie, the holiday that is supposed to be about thanks has other traditions that have more to do with shopping than stuffing. The rush of holiday shopping has brought forth Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. … Continue reading This Giving Tuesday – Support MFA