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Welcome to CreativeGround

Connect with Creative New England

This dynamic directory celebrates the region's artists, creatives, culture bearers, arts and culture organizations and creative businesses.

Whether you’re rooted in the creative community, or are cultivating creative relationships, we invite you to dig in!

Register Now: Spring Profile Workshop Series

Welcome to spring! This season the CreativeGround team is offering several workshops to support you in all things CreativeGround and all things growth!

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How I Use CreativeGround

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Around the Ground – Welcome to Rhode Island

This stop in our Around the Ground series highlighting our partners and how they use CreativeGround is to the Ocean State, the small but mighty Rhode Island.

Image courtesy of FirstWorks 
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Around the Ground in...Vermont!

The next stop in our Around the Ground series highlighting our partners and how they use CreativeGround is the Green Mountain State.


Image Courtesy of: Sarah-Lee Terrat
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About CreativeGround

CreativeGround spotlights the creative people and places at work in New England: cultural nonprofits like libraries and theaters, creative businesses like recording studios and design agencies, and artists of all disciplines such as performing arts, visual arts, crafts, literary arts, media, and more create and maintain their own profiles. 

Through this centralized network, the creative community empowers itself with knowledge, connection, and resources by harvesting their stories, relationships, and data. When creative communities are supported, all communities thrive. 

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Search for NEST grant eligible artists

Do you present performances, readings, and screenings of work by regional artists? Considering applying for NEFA's New England States Touring(NEST) grant to present any of these eligible touring performing artists in New England.

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109 Disciplines Represented

CreativeGround is a platform for artists, creatives, businesses, and organizations who work in all genres. This graphic shows which disciplines are selected the most on profiles right now, with more being added in real time as the creative landscape evolves.



National Endowment for the Arts Logo
Barr Foundation Logo
Connecticut Office of the Arts Logo
Maine Arts Commission Logo
Massachusetts Cultural Council Logo
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts Logo
Vermont Arts Council Logo with Tag "Working for a Creative State"
Northeast Indigenous Arts Alliance Logo
ArtsHub Western Mass logo