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Gambia to host 5th edition of Janjanbureh cultural festival

Sheikh Omar Jallow, director of performing and fine arts at the National Arts and Culture Center (NCAC), said the festival is organized by the NCAC in partnership with the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) funded by the European Union, the Ministry of Tourism and Culture and in collaboration with the community of Janjanbureh. Jallow added that […]

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New Haven Arts Community Launches Cultural Equity Plan – NBC Connecticut

Putting more artists in the spotlight: That’s the goal of a new cultural equity plan rolled out by the New Haven arts community to get more local artists, from all walks of life, the support they need to flourish. From the grand stages of the International Festival of Arts and Ideas to the Shubert and […]

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Bong Go commends PRRD for signing laws protecting heritage and cultural sites in Cebu and Ilocos Sur

PHILIPPINES, January 17 – Press release January 17, 2022 Bong Go commends PRRD for signing laws protecting heritage and cultural sites in Cebu and Ilocos Sur Senator Christopher “Bong” Go hailed the Duterte administration’s efforts to preserve the nation’s cultural heritage following the enactment of two new laws that will establish heritage zones in Carcar […]

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blues legend Joe Louis Walker to headline festival at Scranton Cultural Center | News, Sports, Jobs

King Solomon Hicks will return to this year’s Blues Festival in Scranton. SCRANTON – The Masonic Temple Scranton Cultural Center has announced its 6th annual Winter Blues Guitarmageddon scheduled for February 25 and will continue as an overnight blues festival featuring an eclectic mix of local touring artists , regional, national and international. Nominated for […]

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The Day – Cultural Coalition Appoints Norwich Arts and Culture Coordinator, Works on ARPA Funding

After a year of working behind the scenes to help arts and cultural organizations devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition has appointed an arts and culture coordinator for Norwich and is working with Norwich and other municipalities to administer funding for the American Rescue Plan Act. . Executive Director Wendy Bury […]

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Indian Pueblo Cultural Center adorned with a statue

“Pueblo Matriarch” is a metal sculpture designed by Upton S. Ethelbah Jr., known as the Greyshoes. The piece will reside near the Pueblo Indian Cultural Center in the North Valley. (Courtesy of the Pueblo Indian Cultural Center) Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal Upton S. Ethelbah Jr. has dedicated his life to art. He created masterpieces […]

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A musical celebration of the 20th anniversary • Brooklyn Paper

The Brooklyn-based Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation announcement It was all a dream: a musical, the launch of their 20th anniversary celebration, commemorating twenty years of dance, education and service to local youth and community members in Brooklyn, on Saturday February 12, 2022 at 7 p.m. at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St., […]