Delaware Public Media


Delaware Public Media's coverage of stories involving the arts in Delaware.

Delaware Public Media' s arts coverage is made possible, in part, by support from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Delaware Arts Alliance

The Trump administration has threatened to shake things up in Washington. Speculation abounds that entire government agencies could be on the chopping block, including the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Delaware Public Media’s Mark Arehart talked with Delaware Arts Alliance Executive Director Guillermina Gonzalez about what that could mean for the arts in the First State.

The Delaware Shakespeare Festival is drumming up romance with a pair of performances in Kent and Sussex Counties.

Courtesy of Gallery One

If you sit back and think of a favorite place anywhere in the world or right here at home, what comes to mind? Gallery One, an exhibition space in Sussex County, takes people to some unlikely locations in the show “A Certain Place.”

Courtesy of Joshua Meier/Delaware Divison of the Arts

A new photo exhibit at the Delaware Division of the Arts Mezzanine Gallery takes a closer look at an unusual subject: a ball of string.

Courtesy First Heritage State Park

First State Heritage Park in Dover is celebrating African-American History month by looking back at some of Delaware’s most influential figures.

Chance The Rapper, Twenty One Pilots, Muse, The Weeknd and music legend Bob Dylan highlight this year’s bill.

Delaware Theatre Company

The Delaware Theatre Company in Wilmington is creating a more inclusive and socially conscious space ahead of its newest production, White Guy on the Bus.

Delaware Division of the Arts

The Delaware Division of the Arts has announced its 2017 Individual Artist Fellowships. The list includes 18 fellows in three categories and four honorable mentions.

Jester Artspace, Inc.

A local group called Jester Artspace has just signed a 20-year lease to transform the historic Jester Park farmhouse into a collaborative artspace.

The upcoming Festival of Words in Wilmington promises to give middle and high school students, as well as their teachers, an introduction to a diverse group of authors and ideas.