Awardees to be Honored at Americans for the Arts Annual Convention June 12

Monday, May 18, 2015

Americans for the Arts has announced the recipients of the 2015 Americans for the Arts Annual Leadership Awards. Presented each year, these awards recognize the achievements of individuals and organizations committed to enriching community through the arts. This year’s recipients are:
  Association for Public Art, Pennsylvania: Public Art Network Award
  Eric Booth, New York: Arts Education Award
  Lara Davis, Washington: American Express Emerging Leaders Award
  Jeff Hawthorne, Oregon: Michael Newton Award
  Richard E. Huff, Texas: Selina Roberts Ottum Award
  Ann Marie Miller, New Jersey: Alene Valkanas State Arts Advocacy Award
Honorees will be presented their awards at the Americans for the Arts 2015 Annual Convention in Chicago during the Opening Plenary session on Friday, June 12, 2015, from 12:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. 
More details and recipients' biographies can be found in the press release
More information about the 2015 Annual Convention can be found on the convention website and in the convention press release