TEXAS CULTURAL TRUST, TEXAS COMMISSION ON THE ARTS ANNOUNCE 2014 YOUNG MASTERS CEREMONY

Art is all About Pushing Boundaries…Like Age Biennial Event Recognizing the Next Generation of Texas Legends The Texas Cultural Trust and the Texas Commission on the Arts are proud to announce the 2014 Texas Young Masters Class on Monday, April … Continue reading

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TEXAS CULTURAL TRUST ANNOUNCES 2015 TEXAS MEDAL OF ARTS AWARDS OPEN CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The Texas Cultural Trust (TCT) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards (TMAA). This biennial event, co-chaired by 2013 TMAA Honorees, Gene Jones and Charlotte Jones Anderson, celebrates the state’s legendary … Continue reading

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Texas Cultural Trust to be Inducted to the Kennedy Center’s Partners in Education Institute for its Arts and Digital Literacy Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2014  AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Cultural Trust was chosen as one of 11 Partnership Teams from across the nation to join the prestigious John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 13th Partners in … Continue reading

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Announcement: Texas Lyceum Selects New President, Directors: Includes Trust Executive Director Jennifer Ransom Rice

Austin Business Journal Online Posted: January 7, 2014 Written By: Michael Theis The Texas Lyceum will swear in a new president and 15 directors on Friday, the organization said in a statement. Houston Methodist Hospital Executive Vice President Roberta Levy Schwartz will take … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 Newsletter

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Texas Cultural Trust Gets New Leader

Texas Cultural Trust Gets New Leader Jennifer Ransom Rice Steps Up as Executive Director AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Cultural Trust—a nonprofit organization that since 1995 has promoted the importance of the arts in educating our children and sustaining our … Continue reading

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2013 Texas Medal of Arts Awards

Texas Monthly Published: April 8, 2013 The Texas Medal of Arts Awards spotlighted and celebrated Texans who have achieved greatness through their creative talents, as well as those whose generosity has opened doors to artistic opportunity for Texans of all … Continue reading

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With Legislature in session, arts advocates and supporters get busy

austin360.com Written by: Jeanne Claire van Ryzin Published: January 26, 2013 When the advocacy group Texans For the Arts converges in Austin later this week for its biennial Arts Advocacy Day, few artists will be among the organization’s certified advocates … Continue reading

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Impact of Fiscal Cliff Tax Legislation Enacted into Law

To:    Americans for the Arts members From:    Nina Ozlu Tunceli, Chief Counsel, Gov’t & Public Affairs, Americans for the Arts Date:   January 2, 2013 Re:   Impact of Fiscal Cliff Tax Legislation Enacted into Law ======================================================================== The following are some quick … Continue reading

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Considering the Arts for Their Economic Benefits

“Considering the Arts for Their Economic Benefits” The New York Times Published December 15, 2012 By Reeve Hamilton “State Encouraged to Use Arts as Economic Development” The Texas Tribune Published December 16, 2012 By Reeve Hamilton SAN ANGELO — Just … Continue reading

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