City of New Orleans delegation in Seattle, WA with King County's Kate Becker In September, The Ella Project led a delegation of City of New Orleans officials to Seattle and San Francisco to learn from those cities how they manage their nighttime economies, work with street performers, and fund their arts agencies and grant programs. … Continue reading Our fact finding trip to Seattle, San Francisco
The Acting Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts has approved The Ella Project for a grant in the amount of $30,000 in their latest round of ArtWorks funding. Ella Project is proud to be one of 17 arts organizations in Louisiana to receive this funding. We look forward to working with the Arts Endowment … Continue reading Ella Project receives NEA funding for 2019.
Presented by Max Hass and Bri Whetstone Tuesday, February 5th 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Launch Pad, 400 Poydras, Suite 900 We're excited to launch our new workshop series on Copyright and Contracts. Supported by a grant from the Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans, this series launches by addressing copyright and contract topics relevant to filmmakers … Continue reading Copyright & Contracts for Filmmakers Workshop on February 5th
Sync Up Workshop: LICENSING MUSIC TO FILM & TV: Step One: Make Sure Your Copyrights are Registered Wednesday, Jan. 23 5:30 p.m. at the Jazz & Heritage Center Free, but Advance registration required. The Ella Project is excited to participate in this upcoming workshop, a collaboration between the New Orleans Business Alliance and the Jazz … Continue reading Licensing Music to Film & TV Workshop January 23rd
Copyright workshop in conjunction with World IP Day Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, industrial designs, copyright) play in encouraging innovation and creativity. This year, join Ella Project pro bono volunteers Max Hass and Bri Whetstone as they present Copyright Basics for … Continue reading Copyright Workshop on April 26th as part of World IP Day
The Ella Project respectfully submits the following recommendations to the next administration with an overarching goal to promote a healthy ecosystem where music and culture may continue to thrive in New Orleans. As New Orleans moves towards its next municipal election, we see an opportunity to re-envision the city’s cultural policies and strategies. We … Continue reading The Ella Project releases our 2017 Mayoral Platform
The Ella Project, OffBeat Media, and The Recording Academy (GRAMMY) announce a public forum on music policy Monday, September 11th, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the historic Carver Theatre at 2101 Orleans Ave in New Orleans. All major candidates will be in attendance. The forum will be moderated by author and former Times Picayune columnist … Continue reading Mayoral Forum on Music Policy, Monday, September 11