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NECAT’s Our Nashville featuring Poverty and the Arts - NECAT Network Our Nashville Season Two, August 2018

"Community Enrichment: Poverty and the Arts" - Nashville Arts Magazine, August 2018

"From Poverty To Picasso: Poverty & The Arts Encourages Creativity In Nashville Homeless Community" - The Contributor, June 2018

‘Poverty & The Arts' Launches New Campaign As Non-Profit Outgrows Studio Space - NewsChannel5, April 2018

"East Side Buzz: Frisson Soft Serve’s new shop, Poverty & the Arts’ move, Five Points Street Market, more" - The East Nashvillian Blog, April 2018

"Featured Nonprofit: Poverty & the Arts" - Nashville Offbeat, February 2018


"A Safe Place" - Julie Hullett Concierge Blog, Nov 2017

"Poverty & the Arts Artists featured at 2017 MBA Art Show" - Montgomery Bell Academy, Sept 2017

"Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations—Kateri Pomeroy, Nashville Quilt Project Painter" - Word of Mouth Conversations, August 2017

"Alumna Featured on “The Plus Side of Nashville,” Details Her Nonprofit Work" - Belmont Office of Communication, July 2017

"Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations—Nicole Brandt, Poverty & the Arts" - Word of Mouth Conversations, July 2017

Critics Pick: Poverty & the Arts Second Birthday Party - Nashville Scene, July 2017

The Plus Side: Poverty and The Arts - NewsChannel5, July 2017

"Celebrate Nashville Nonprofit Poverty and the Arts with Art Show, Beer" - Nashville Noise, July 2017

"Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations—Beth Gunn, Nashville Quilt Project Painter" - Word of Mouth Conversations, May 2017

"Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations— Tre’ Deuce Ronin, Nashville Quilt Project Painter" - Word of Mouth Conversations, April 2017

"Support the Arts in Nashville Through the Nashville Quilt Project" - 1767 Designs, April 2017

"From the Streets to the Studio" - Social Enterprise Alliance, March 2017

"Conscious Conversation: Homelessness and Affordable Housing" - Conscious Conversations Panel, Feb 2017

"Nicole Brandt Brings People Together Through Poverty and the Arts" - NeatNashville, Jan 2017



"Uniquely Nashville Arts: ‘Tis the season for affordable art" - Sports & Entertainment Nashville, Nov 2016

Poverty & the Arts - The Honest Consumer, Sept 2016

Neighborhood Nonprofit Spotlight: Poverty and the Arts - Nashville Patch, Sept 2016 

2016 Statewide Arts Conference: Presenter Bios Nicole Brandt - Tennessee Arts Commission, June 2016

"Arts Immersion 2016 is Around the Corner!" - Arts & Business Council Blog, May 2016

"Vanderbilt Theatre engages audience to end Nashville poverty" - Vanderbilt News, February 2016

"Poverty & the Arts: A Sanctuary for the Homeless" - MoyoLiving, 2016



Poverty & the Arts Artists featured in Concourse A at BNA - Nashville International Airport, September 2015

Poverty & the Arts - ArtHives - 2015

"Transforming Poverty" - C615, Main Street Gallery Blog, April 2015

"Artists and Allies" - Caring Magazine, February 2015



"Homeless woman uses art to create roots" - The Tennessean, Sept 2014

"Poverty and the Arts Interview with Nicole Brandt" - Lightning 100's Nashville by Nicole, August 2014




A Home in the Arts - Nashville Arts Magazine, June 2013