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Arts Agency Names 9 New National Heritage Fellows

The National Endowment for the Arts is honoring nine new recipients of the National Heritage Fellowships.


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10 National Heritage Fellows To Be Honored

The National Endowment for the Arts is honoring 10 new recipients of National Heritage Fellowships in Washington.


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Md. Musician Wins U.S. Fellowship Honoring Folk Arts

A Silver Spring bluegrass and country musician has been named one of nine National Heritage Fellows for preserving the nation’s cultural heritage.


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Arts Endowment Awards Research Grants For First Time

The National Endowment for the Arts is awarding grants to researchers for the first time to investigate the impact of the arts on different parts of society.



1,600 Museums Offer Military Families Free Tickets

More than 1,600 museums across the country will offer free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families this summer in a program that has more than doubled in size since 2010.


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Dancers To Perform On Face Of D.C.’s Old Post Office

Aerial dancers are preparing to scale one of Washington’s most prominent buildings on Pennsylvania Avenue in a performance for the Kennedy Center’s citywide street arts festival.


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Guitarist Honored Alongside Nation’s Top Artists

Warner Williams just might be there picking his guitar, a bucket set in front of him for tips. It’s one of the last places you’d look for major talent, but Warner Williams’s stage is wherever he is.