Wyoming Arts Council

WAC announces performing arts fellowships

The Wyoming Arts Council is pleased to announce the winners of its 2009 performing arts fellowships in music performance. The two recipients are Theresa Bogard, a pianist from Laramie, and Anne Sibley, a singer and musician from Jackson. Each of the performers will receive a $3,000 stipend. An honorable mention was given to Michael Hurwitz,
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Kids and nature: a natural

The Fire and Ice Festival, an event hosted by the Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails, will provide local children with an opportunity to experience a variety of winter, outdoor activities at the Barrett Building, 2301 Central Avenue in Cheyenne, January 23-24.Held as part of the national Children in Nature program and
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President’s Committee on the Arts & the Humanities

The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), National Park Service (NPS), National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), and Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) jointly announced the awarding of $10.52 million in federal Save America’s Treasures (SAT) grants.With these funds 40 organizations and agencies will
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President's Committee on the Arts & the Humanities

The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), National Park Service (NPS), National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), and Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) jointly announced the awarding of $10.52 million in federal Save America’s Treasures (SAT) grants.With these funds 40 organizations and agencies will
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Arts in the Land of the Sun

Here is your trusty Wyoming Arts Council correspondent shown outside of the Heard Museum in Phoenix. My son and I visited the museum for a few hours on Saturday to view its extensive Native-American collections, which includes both traditional and contemporary galleries. We could have spent days at the museum. During our visit, we sat
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UCross hosts reception

Join the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery Friday, January 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. for the opening reception of The Force of Attention, paintings and prints by Jessica Dunne. Ucross Foundation Art Gallery, 30 Big Red Lane, Ucross, WYfor further information, contact UCross at (307) 737-2291 or by email at info@ucross.org orwww.ucrossfoundation

Blanchan/Doubleday winners announced

The Wyoming Arts Council is pleased to announce the winners of the 2009 Blanchan/Doubleday writing awards. Recipient of the Neltje Blanchan Memorial Writing Award for nature writing is Lou O. Madison of Cheyenne. He will receive a $1,000 prize for his fiction entry, “Winter Sun.” Honorable mentions in this category go to Mary Budd Flitner
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WAC artists’ roster panel to meet Jan. 22

The Wyoming Arts Council will hold its annual artist roster selection panel on Thursday, Jan. 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., in the Arts Council Gallery, 2320 Capitol Ave., Cheyenne. The meeting is open to the public. Every year, the WAC invites applications for its roster. A panel of artists and arts professionals then convenes to review
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WAC artists' roster panel to meet Jan. 22

The Wyoming Arts Council will hold its annual artist roster selection panel on Thursday, Jan. 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., in the Arts Council Gallery, 2320 Capitol Ave., Cheyenne. The meeting is open to the public. Every year, the WAC invites applications for its roster. A panel of artists and arts professionals then convenes to review
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"Woven Painting" at the State Museum

An exhibit of 15 tapestries by Wilson artist Mary-Alice Huemoeller will be on display at the Wyoming State Museum, January 26 through March 7. A reception and program by Huemoeller will be held Feb. 12, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., in the State Museum’s Multi-Purpose Room. Huemoeller’s weaving reflects her personal vision of life.
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