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2013 Media Releases


Date:
April 9, 2013
For More Information Contact:
Diane Gonzolas, Citizen Information Center, 402-441-7831
Deb Weber, Lincoln Arts Council, 402-434-2787

Winners Announced for Mayor's Arts Awards

Mayor Chris Beutler and the Lincoln Arts Council (LAC) have announced the winners of the 2013 Mayor's Arts Awards, which will be presented the evening of Wednesday, June 12 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The awards formally recognize artistic contributions and achievements in the Lincoln area.

Invitations will be sent this month. More information is available at artscene.org. Event sponsors for 2013 include the James C. and Rhonda Seacrest Foundation. Video sponsors are U.S. Property and Grand Manse, Liberty First Credit Union and Jerry and Annette Hall. Additional sponsorship opportunities are still available.

2013 award winners include:

This year's award is being created by Lora Rocke, who creates quilted portraits.

Additional support for the Mayor's Arts Awards is provided by Ann Rawley and Larry and Nancy Bird. For more information on available sponsorship opportunities, contact Lori McAlister at 402-802-2099 or lori@artscene.org.

The public is encouraged to submit names of members of the Lincoln arts community who have died since the last awards ceremony in June 2012 for memorial recognition at the awards event. Information can be sent to mayorsartsawards@artscene.org.


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