Artists with Disabilities

 

Artist Registry

Arts4All Florida showcases artists with disabilities through our Artist Registry. The registry is the only comprehensive database of adult artists with disabilities living in the state of Florida. All art forms are represented including visual art, performing art, and literary work.  Click here for more information.

 

Arts4All Florida Webinars

Arts4All Florida conducts webinars and conference calls throughout the year.  Guest speakers include experts from the field providing best practices for our artists.  Click here for a list of our upcoming webinars or to watch archived webinars.

 

Apropos

Arts4All Florida distributes a biannual e-newsletter for artists with disabilities. The newest Apropos newsletter can be read here. 

 

Calls for Art

Arts4All Florida keeps a running list of active Calls for Art for artists.  Click here for our Calls for Art.

 

Resources on Arts and Disability

 

Resources on Assistive Technology and Adaptive Art

  • AbleNet, Inc.: AbleNet provides assistive technology and curriculum solutions, including communication aids for nonverbal individuals, access aids for all ages and situations, and special education classroom curriculum and software. www.ablenetinc.com
  • Assistivetech.net: This is a searchable, national database of assistive technology products. http://assistivetech.net/
  • Dancing Dots: Dancing dots serves musicians with vision impairments and their educators through technology and training. www.dancingdots.com/main/index.htm
  • Described and Captioned Media Program: The program's missionis  to promote and provide equal access to communication and learning for students who are blind, visually impaired, deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind. https://dcmp.org/  
  • FAAST (Florida Alliance for Assistive Services & Technology): FAAST provides demonstrations, information, and device loans to help Floridians make informed decisions and select the AT that best meets their needs. www.faast.org/

 

Training & Educational Resources