Invest in the Arts. The Arts Perform Latest Press

Our Invest in the Arts campaign and the State of the Arts report continues to gain attention across the state.  Check out the latest coverage. Texas Tribune February 9, 2015 TribCast Discusses Economic Incentives Link: https://soundcloud.com/texastribune/tribcast-muslim-day-bloggers-and-economic-incentives Austin American-Statesman February 14, … Continue reading

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Texas Medal of Arts Press

The reviews are in!  Our 2015 Texas Medal of Arts awards were a huge success.  Check out all of the great press and exciting photos  below. The Rivard Report February 20, 2015 Honoring Don Emilio, San Antonio’s Spanish Language TV … Continue reading

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TEXAS MEDAL OF ARTS AWARDS ANNOUNCES FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

The Texas Cultural Trust has released the full schedule of events for the biennial 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards happening on Tuesday, February 24 and Wednesday, February 25 in Austin. The star-studded Texas Medal of Arts Awards show, presented … Continue reading

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Matthews: The Arts Benefit State’s Economy, Change Lives

By Charles Matthews, Board Chair of the Texas Cultural Trust Special to the Austin American-Statesman Published:  February 14, 2015 “Invest in the arts. The arts perform.” It’s not just a slogan, it’s a fact. The Texas Cultural Trust recently issued … Continue reading

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Invest in the Arts & the State of the Arts Report Press

Enjoy the statewide press our Invest in the Arts campaign and State of the Arts Report is receiving. CultureMap Dallas Dallas’  Art and Culture Industries Drive the Most Dollars in Texas Link: http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/arts/01-26-15-texas-cultural-trust-state-arts-report-revenue-education-impact/ Dallas Morning News Texas Cultural Trust Releases Report … Continue reading

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2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards Press

Our 2015  Texas Medal of Arts Awards and Honoree Announcement is receiving a lot of great press from around the state.  Click the links below to see more. WFAA – TV/ABC Video feature and interview with Jennifer Ransom Rice on … Continue reading

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CELEBRATING THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TEXAS CULTURAL TRUST

New Logo Unveiled along with 2015 Medal of Arts Honorees and a Look Back on Successful 2014 AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Cultural Trust (Trust) prepares for its 20th anniversary in 2015 by unveiling a new look in time to … Continue reading

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NEW REPORT SHOWS ARTS & CULTURE INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTES $5.1 BILLION TO TEXAS ECONOMY; SHOWS ARTS EDUCATION HELPS IMPROVE STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 26, 2015      MEDIA CONTACT: Jenifer Sarver 512-577-9099 Jenifer@SarverStrategies.com AUSTIN – The Texas Cultural Trust (TCT) today released the 2015 State of the Arts 10report that details the economic and educational impact of the arts … Continue reading

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Arts and Culture Sector Adds Nearly $700B to U.S. Economy

Associated Press Written by:  Brett Zongker Posted:  January 12, 2015 WASHINGTON — Creative industries including Hollywood and broadcasting contribute more to the U.S. economy than previously thought, the government said Monday in its first official analysis of the arts and … Continue reading

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TEXAS CULTURAL TRUST ANNOUNCES 2015 TEXAS MEDAL OF ARTS HONOREES

Biennial Statewide Awards to Celebrate Texas Legends and Rising Stars Across the Arts AUSTIN, TEXAS (January 14, 2015) – At a special luncheon at AT&T Stadium in Arlington today, the Texas Cultural Trust unveiled the honorees for the 2015 Texas … Continue reading

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