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Biggs Museum of American Art

Each year, Dover’s Biggs Museum of American Art hosts an exhibition highlighting winning artists in Delaware’s most prestigious fellowship competition.


Joe del Tufo

A senior from Hodgson-Vo-Tech High School in Glasgow is Delaware’s  2019 Poetry Out Loud Delaware State Champion.

Chelsea Anokye-Agyei emerged from an initial field of 20 Delaware high school students - and then 12 state finalists.

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Delaware State University Art Center and Gallery is set to showcase the Delaware state employee art exhibition later this month.

The Grand

A Broadway show coming to Wilmington this month features a First State native.


Conor McGiffin returns home with the cast of the musical “Finding Neverland” playing at the Playhouse on Rodney Square February 7th through 10th.




Photo from Lauren E. Peters (self-portrait (lemon), 2017, oil on panel, 24″ x 18″)

There’s a new exhibition on display at the Mezzanine Gallery in the Carvel State Office Building in Wilmington.


It’s by Wilmington resident and painter Lauren E. Peters and is called “Ship of Theseus.

Delaware Division of the Arts

The Delaware Division of the Arts is investing nearly $3 million in over 100 arts and community organizations serving Delawareans statewide.



Shelley Koon (Loom Room Chair)

A customer relations and communications manager for Delaware’s Department of Transportation is getting a chance to show off her work as a photographer starting this weekend in New Castle County.



Biggs Museumof American Art

The Delaware Division of the Arts honors 17 Artist Fellows this week.



National Endowment for the Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced its latest round of grants to support the Arts in Delaware.


2017 Participating artist, Stacy Acevedo, in front of her work (Photo fromn Rehoboth Art League)

The Rehoboth Art League puts the spotlight on the works of 250 young artists starting this weekend.


Students from 25 public and private schools are featured in the 22nd Annual “Young at Art” exhibit opening at the Arts League’s campus in Henlopen Acres.

For this week’s Arts Playlist, Delaware Public Media’s Kelli Steele spoke with Paula Holloway - education programs director at the Art League about the exhibition.