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Samohi senior earns national honor [Santa Monica Daily Press]

The graduating Santa Monica High School senior learned last week that he had been selected as one of this year’s U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts, a national distinction he’s been eyeing since ninth grade.

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Cubanoamericana dirige importante institución cultural de Miami [el Nuevo Herald]

Después de un año sin un líder permanente, la National YoungArts Foundation, una de las principales instituciones culturales de Miami, ha encontrado a una nueva presidenta.

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New leader for YoungArts Foundation [Miami Herald]

We are extremely excited to announce that the National YoungArts Foundation has appointed a new President & CEO - Carolina García Jayaram! Please join us in welcoming her to YoungArts.

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To Be, or Not to Be—a Writer, That Is [Wall Street Journal]

Salman Rushdie talks Shakespeare while teaching a class for exceptional high-school writing students

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Award-Winning Young Artists Get Sotheby’s Exhibit [Creator's Project]

For most of us non-artists, our creative output peaks somewhere around freshman year of high school— we all have to take art classes, we all have to make something.

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BWW Dance Review: YOUNGARTS is a True Mentorship Organization for the Creative [Broadway World]

The seventh floor of this dance facility was converted into their intensive week of interdisciplinary workshops, seminars, and master classes with renowned leaders in their fields

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Meet Gabrielle Gorman: Filmmaker and YoungArts Winner [Essence]

Earlier this year, Gabrielle Gorman was named one of only seven U.S. filmmakers to be selected as a YoungArts winner, one of the most prestigious awards in the country.

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YoungArts Steps Into the Spotlight [Wall Street Journal]

The inaugural New York gala for the Miami-based foundation that supports high-school artists

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YoungArts Toasts 35 Years with Its Inaugural New York Gala [Town & Country]

On April 6, the city's cultural elite gathered at the Met's Temple of Dendur to honor the National YoungsArts Foundation.

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Inside The YoungArts Foundation Gala At The Met [Haute Living]

New York has many glittery galas, but when the czars of all things crystal team up with a cool arts group, you know things are going to really, well, sparkle.

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National YoungArts Foundation First-Ever New York Gala At The Met [Whitewall]

Last Wednesday, the National YoungArts Foundation celebrated 35 years of the organization’s support and ongoing patronage of young talent with its first New York gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the Temple of Dendur in the Sackler Wing.

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YoungArts Hosts Inaugural Gala at the Met [WWD]

It was a night of many firsts, as YoungArts celebrated its 35th anniversary with the inaugural gala, hosted by Sarah Arison and Agnes Gund.