News

Thursday
10
20

Whisonant makes tuition easy

One Longwood University alumna was inspired by her college experience to help others afford a higher education.

Tuesday
5
31

Washington Ballet’s departing director Septime Webre named to S&R Foundation

Septime Webre, who on June 30 steps down as artistic director of the Washington Ballet, will join S&R Foundation as its artistic director, the arts foundation announced today.

Monday
5
16

Halcyon Introduces 12 DC-Based Artists Selected for Pilot Studios Program at Historic Fillmore School in Georgetown

S&R Foundation today announced the 12 DC Artists selected for the pilot Studios Program at The Fillmore School. S&R is a Washington, DC-based non-profit that supports gifted individuals in the arts, sciences and social entrepreneurship.

Friday
4
15

A Look at One Foundation's Plan to Use the Arts to "Create a New Neighborhood"

While recently expounding on how foundations can assist artists in rapidly gentrifying cities, we called attention to one obvious strategy, employed by the S&R Foundation in the Washington, D.C. region: buy a building and make it available to artists. 

Friday
3
18

Halcyon House to offer free studio space for emerging D.C. artists

Recognizing the District’s need for studio space for artists, the S&R Foundation is offering local artists six months of free space in the Fillmore School in Georgetown.

Friday
3
18

With Studio Space Scarce In D.C., Fillmore School Building To Offer Reprieve

 In the tony Georgetown neighborhood, local artists have a unique opportunity to apply for half a year of studio space — rent free.