The Salem Cultural Council exists to support you and other members of the community. We are eager to award monetary grants to benefit the Salem community, and we would love for YOU to be a recipient.
The 9th annual Salem Arts Festival will be held June 2-4th. This popular free family-friendly event will feature over 100 artists and performers and includes a variety of art, music, dance, and theater performances. Public activities include onsite art-making for all ages, local artisan vendors selling their creations, and a community-built public art installation. Salem [….]
Learn more about the Tidal Shift community art project here Salem Public Space Project Presents: How to Make a Jellyfish with Claudia Paraschiv from Creative Salem on Vimeo. Come and make your own at this year’s edition of Artopia! Add the Salem Arts Festival in June to your calendar and see the unveiling of the [….]
By Joey Phoenix Third Places are at the forefront of our communities. They are integral to the culture, the life, the ebb and flow of our cities. Yet, they’re often underutilized and taken for granted. That is, unless they have advocates. In Ernest Hemingway’s short story “A Clean Well-Lighted Space,” two waiters argue over whether [….]