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February 2011

Providence, RI – Highlighting the integral role Rhode Island’s artistic community plays in our state’s economy, U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse today hosted Rocco Landesman, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), for a tour of the local arts...
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the National Park Service (NPS) and the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) jointly announced the awarding of $14.3 million in federal competitive Save America's Treasures (SAT) grants. The grants are made in...

January 2011

MIAMI -- If South Florida is going to remain a magnet for job growth, economic development and business opportunities, the region must include decent housing, quality schools, good transportation and a continued commitment to the arts sector. That was the message delivered to a...
U.S. Housing and Urban Development Deputy Secretary Ron Sims will be joined by National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman, HUD’s Director for Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities Shelley Poticha, and South Florida artists and business owners to...
Washington, DC – Rocco Landesman, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, announced today 15 not-for-profit organizations will receive grants totaling $250,000 to bring outstanding jazz musicians, writers, producers, and scholars to communities across the nation...
Washington, DC – The National Endowment for the Arts and Jazz at Lincoln Center announced today that the NEA Jazz Masters Awards Ceremony & Concert on January 11, 2011, will be video streamed live for those unable to attend in person. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m...

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