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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.

An exhibit opening this week at the Delaware Division of the Arts Mezzanine Gallery draws viewers into the volcanic power of fused glass.

Artists hit DSU herbarium for latest painting event

Apr 4, 2017
Courtesy Delaware State University

The Claude E. Phillips Herbarium on the campus of Delaware State University is the backdrop for a group painting session.

Courtesy Delaware Art Museum

The Delaware Art Museum welcomes dancers from the Delaware Arts Conservatory for a performance of The Snow Queen, the ballet adapted from the classic fairy tale.

Shakespeare group trims name to reflect expansion

Mar 31, 2017
Delaware Shakespeare

The Delaware Shakespeare Festival is changing its name. It will be now known as simply Delaware Shakespeare.

Fearless Girl extends NYC stay into 2018

Mar 27, 2017

A beloved statue coming out of a Delaware artist’s studio is extending its short New York City visit into a year-long residency.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday the statue “Fearless Girl” will stay in the city’s financial district into 2018.

Regional 'makers' to showoff at Hagley

Mar 27, 2017
Hagley Museum and Library

Innovators of all kinds, including woodworkers, artists, authors and brewers, will gather at Hagley Museum in Wilmington next month for the first annual Maker Fest.

Arts Playlist: What's next for the DTC

Mar 24, 2017

The Delaware Theatre Company has announced its lineup for the 2017-2018 season.  

In our latest Arts Playlist, our own Mark Arehart talked with Andy Truscott, the company’s director of marketing and development, about what people can expect from the DTC in the coming year.

DuPont has announced it will donate several pieces of art to regional museums and The United Way of Delaware.

Arts Playlist: Art by the square inch

Mar 17, 2017
Delaware Art Museum

The Delaware Art Museum is putting youth artwork up on its walls for the “12 x 12 Exhibition,” a showcase for First State teenagers to exhibit on the small scale.

'Fearless Girl' was born in Delaware

Mar 9, 2017

A Delaware-based artist is receiving international acclaim this week.


Kristen Visbal, of Lewes, created the sculpture “Fearless Girl” that was installed near Wall Street this week in honor of International Women’s Day.