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José Parlá Selected to Join Rolls-Royce Art Programme [Blouin Art Info]

Rolls-Royce has announced the selection of José Parlá to join its Art Programme during the 2016 edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach at the National YoungArts Foundation Jewel Box.

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Rolls-Royce’s Art Programme fosters creativity at Art Basel Miami Beach [Luxury Daily]

British automaker Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is expanding the visibility of its Art Programme by commissioning a public art display during Art Basel Miami Beach next month.

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One Life Exclusive: One Sir Sponsors National YoungArts Foundation [ONE Sotheby’s]

Given the amount of tony cultural events this month, it may as well be Art Basel Miami Beach already. ONE Sotheby’s International Realty got into the spirit even earlier this year by becoming a YoungArts strategic corporate sponsor.

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Creator Anna Deavere Smith’s Notes From The Field Tackles Issues Through Many Voices [blackfilm.com]

In February 2014, Anna Deavere Smith: A YoungArts Masterclass, was part of the HBO documentary series Masterclass.

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For local executives, 'giving' means more than money [South Florida Business Journal]

For Bernardo Fort-Brescia and the architects at Arquitectonica, giving to local charities and organizations has meant more then cutting checks or supporting fundraisers.

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A Look Into YoungArts’ Transformations [The New Tropic]

National YoungArts Foundation commissioned five multidisciplinary teams, each comprising three artists and told them to go nuts exploring the theme of “Transformations.”

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Screen scene: Local film news [Mountain XPress]

Asheville-based film artist Kira Bursky is participating in Transformations, a new commissioning program at the National YoungArts Foundation.

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YoungArts exhibit features work from alums [Miami.com]

The foundation created a survey of work by artists who have all graduated the program, even before it was called YoungArts.

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YoungArts Salon Explores How Artists Engage Communities With Their Work—and Social Issues [Knight Foundation]

It was perhaps fitting that an event titled “Artists As Citizens” took place on the same evening of the final presidential debate of this election season.

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The Week in Art: Storm King Hosts Gala, Museum of Fine Arts Boston Parties All Night With ‘The Clock’ [Artnet News]

The arts in all disciplines were celebrated at Cipriani 42nd Street on October 17, with the presentation of the 2016 National Arts Awards.

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MouthWater – an exhibition curated by Robert Chambers at National YoungArts Foundation [Or Another]

Envisioned as a “feast of aesthetics in the visual arts” by curator Robert Chambers, the exhibition “MouthWater” metaphorically stands for and conceptually examines works of art as an outcome of the hunger, drive and determination it takes to create new work as an artist.

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NJPAC Announces Finalists For 5th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition [New Jersey Stage]

Now in its fifth year at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition has announced the five jazz singers who will perform for the top prize honor.