School Artist Rosters
Jackie Jack White, Alabama songwriter and vocalist has performed
part of the Alabama Touring Artist Program
These lists have been developed through an adjudication process in partnership with
the Alabama Alliance for Arts Education, the Alabama Institute for Education and
the Arts, and the Alabama State Department of Education. Artists that want to be
included on these lists must contact the Arts in Education Program Manager of the
Council to obtain application instructions. Artists are selected through a review
process that involves a consensus of all partners. Please read the description of
each list carefully before searching for artists.
Schools are encouraged to check references and interview candidates before committing
to an artist. Whereas the Council feels strongly that the artists on this list are
highly qualified artists, we do not guarantee a good fit for any particular school
or situation. Background checks are the responsibility of the individual school.
LISTS UNDER CONSTRUCTION; Please keep checking for
These artists have been trained to collaborate with classroom instructors to integrate
their art with other content fields. They may also offer professional development
sessions with classroom teachers and administrators. It is recommended that residencies
for these artists be designed to include time for professional development seminars
and collaboration with classroom teachers. A few of these artists have experience
and/or are willing to serve for the Collaborating Artist Program grants in 2014.
Please visit the Collaborating Artist Program (CAP) and contact
Diana F. Green for more information.
These artists are specialists in one or more art forms and may lead workshops and
residencies within their qualified fields and/or may offer presentations and performances.
These are enrichment activities that engage student in hands on arts experiences.
Connecting to the curriculum may be the responsibility of the school or partnering
This is a small list of Alabama touring artists, that changes each year. Artists
are engaged to participate in the Alabama Touring Artist Program.
A separate application process is required to be placed on this list and it is only
available to artists that reside permanently in Alabama. Please contact
Diana F. Green for further information.