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DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Announces 2012 Additions to Art Bank Collection

Today, the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) announced the 32 artists whose artworks will be added to its Art Bank Collection. The artwork of the 32 artists chosen will be purchased and added to the DCCAH’s collection … Continue reading

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Reminder: Public Art @ MLK and Good Hope Rd SE (November 9th)

Just a quick reminder that we are looking forward to seeing all of you next Wednesday (November 9th) at 6:30pm at the DHCD Housing Resource Center (1800 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE) for the community input session on the … Continue reading

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Good Hope Road Public Art Installation Survey – Results and Next Steps

Site for Art Installation: 1201-1203 Good Hope Road SE The DC Commission on Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) and the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) will hold a second community input session for the public art installation at … Continue reading

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National Endowment for the Arts Cheers on States in their Facebook Challenge

  CA, AZ, and DC face off on Facebook for the first to reach 10,000 Washington, DC — Game on! State arts agencies across the country are becoming increasingly sophisticated and active in their use of social media to connect with … Continue reading

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Lionell Thomas Appointed as New Executive Director of the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities

The D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities is pleased to announce its new Executive Director, Lionell Thomas. Thomas, who most recently served as Executive Director for the Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council, replaces outgoing Interim Director, Ayris Scales. … Continue reading

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White House Proclaims October as National Arts and Humanities Month

National Arts and Humanities Month (NAHM) is a coast-to-coast celebration of culture in America. Held every October and coordinated by Americans for the Arts, NAHM is the largest annual celebration of the arts and humanities in the nation. President Obama … Continue reading

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DC Artist wanted: Ornament design for the 2011 National Christmas Tree

We are looking for a DC artist to direct the District’s ornament design for the 2011 National Christmas Tree. Send in your ideas by 5pm today to dccahevents@gmail.com. Next Monday we will crowd source those ideas to choose the winner. … Continue reading

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