The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation present Poetry Out Loud™ in partnership with the Indiana Arts Commission. This national arts education program encourages the study of great poetry by offering free educational materials and a dynamic recitation competition to high schools across the country. This program helps students master public speaking skills and build self-confidence, while also learning more about both classic and contemporary poetry.
ENSEMBLE ESPAÑOL EMBRACES “NEW ERA, NEW WORKS, NEW LEGACIES” IN 45TH “ZAFIRO FLAMENCO” (SAPPHIRE FLAMENCO) SEASON | New Partnership with CPS, Muntu Dance, Virtual Workshops with International Artists and Virtual Concert Performances Featured August-December 2020 | $1 Million Financial Fundraising Match Award Opportunity for Ensemble Español
JUST IN TIME FOR LATINO HERITAGE MONTH, THE MAC ANNOUNCES SERIES OF FRIDA KAHLO EVENTS LEADING UP TO FRIDA KAHLO: TIMELESS EXHIBITION OPENING JUNE 2021 | Frida’s Influence to be Explored in Book Club on “Frida in America: The Creative Awakening of a Great Artist” (Oct. 4) by Celia Stahr and Celebrated in Día De Los Muertos Drive Through Celebration and Food Drive (Nov. 1)
EXPO CHICAGO Announces Fall Program: EXHIBITION Weekend (September 25–27) and Alternate Assembly (October 15–18) |
EXHIBITION Weekend to Provide Global Platform for Chicago’s Leading Artists, Galleries, and Institutions, with a Custom Online Viewing Room Developed by Hook and a Dynamic Lineup of Virtual and Local In-Person Programming Including Headline Keynote by Artist Nick Cave, Introduced by Philanthropist and Art for Justice Founder Agnes Gund on September 24 | Alternate Assembly to Present a Virtual Symposium of Leading Curators, Artists, and Scholars Worldwide on Environmental Impact in the Era of Pandemic