Citizens for Florida Arts, Inc. proudly presents "Convening Culture 2015: Building a Healthier Florida through Arts and Culture" on February 8 and 9 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando. From sessions on arts and thriving communities to roundtables on sustaining a healthy funding environment, there will be many ways for participants to engage and explore these topics.
The Florida Artists Hall of Fame, the state's highest cultural honor, was established by the Florida Legislature in 1986 to recognize persons, living or deceased, who have made significant contributions to the arts in Florida either as performing or practicing artists in individual disciplines.
Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest is a literature program for high school students in every state in the country.Poetry Out Loud participants master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about their literary heritage through poetry recitation.
In order to support Florida artists by giving them the skills to build successful careers, the Division of Cultural Affairs and Citizens for Florida Arts partner with the Creative Capital Foundation to offer professional development workshops on an annual or semi-annual basis.
Established in 1997, the Florida Department of State Art Collection is a collection of donated artworks by Florida artists and art collectors. Selections from the collection are displayed throughout the State Capitol Building in Tallahassee.
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