Honoring Artist Loss + Recovery in Challenging Times

A Message from Cornelia Carey, Executive Director CERF+, The Artists Safety Net

Like many of you, we at CERF+ are deeply saddened by the recent stories of devastating fires that took the lives and art of artists in Oakland, CA and Gatlinburg, TN. These… Read More »

CERF+ Receives Award of Distinction at ACC Conference

The American Craft Council (ACC) held its 12th national conference, "Present Tense" at Kaneko in Omaha earlier this month.  The conference featured panel and plenary presentations by artists and arts professionals on a… Read More »

Molten Glass Magic Receives Significant Sponsorship

CERF+ is thrilled to announce that its upcoming Los Angeles area magic show, Molten Glass Magic, has attracted $10,000 in sponsorship from businesses, organizations, artists, and individuals around the country.

Molten Glass Magic will be an evening of fun and spectacle featuring the dazzling Eddie "The Great Flambeau"… Read More »

CERF+ Welcomes New Board Members

We are very to announce the addition of four outstanding individuals to the CERF+ Board whose terms commence at CERF+’s Annual Meeting in October 2016.

Tanya… Read More »

On the Ground: Visiting Flood-Affected Louisiana

When it comes to comprehending the aftermath of a disaster, seeing is believing. That's why CERF+ is committed to meeting… Read More »

Artist Responder Training

Artists, arts administrators and emergency management professionals participated in CERF+’s Artist Responder Training and focus group held at the Vermont Arts Council in early September. During the two-hour gathering, artists learned… Read More »

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