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YoungArts Community Spotlight: May 2024

By YoungArts | May 17, 2024

Each month, the YoungArts Community Spotlight highlights upcoming events, projects and press from YoungArts past winners, guest artists and panelists.

In the News

  • Timo Andres (2003 Classical Music & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts), Camille A. Brown (1997 Dance & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts), Brandon Victor Dixon (1999 Theater), Sarah Paulson (1993 Theater), Corey Stoll (1994 Theater) and Shaina Taub (2005 Theater) nominated for the Tony Awards
  • Judith Hill (2002 Voice)featured in The New York Times
  • Jazzmeia Horn (2009 Voice) and Elena Pinderhughes (2013 Jazz, Voice & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts) highlighted in uDiscover Music
  • Shamel Pitts (2003 Dance) received the 2024 Doris Duke Artist Award in Dance
  • Jean Shin (1990 Visual Arts & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts, Board Member) featured in Hyperallergic


On the Calendar

  • Panteha Abareshi (2017 Visual Arts) showing in group exhibition in Germany through July 14
  • Priscilla Aleman (2009 Visual Arts & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts), Catherine Camargo (2017 Visual Arts) and Cornelius Tulloch (2016 Design, Visual Arts & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts) showing in group exhibition, curated by Heike Dempster, YoungArts Director of Engagement and Outreach, at Baker Hall in Miami through June 8
  • Daveed Buzaglo (2012 Voice), Violetta Maria Norrie (2014 Classical Music), JeanCarlo Ramirez (2012 Film), Shosana Sklar (2017, 2018, 2019 Dance) and Madeline Whitesell (2012 Voice) participating in a multidisciplinary performance of The Five Canticles of Benjamin Britten in New York on May 18
  • Amy C. Evans (1990 Visual Arts) presenting exhibition of new paintings, “Meals I’ve Loved,” at Koelsch Gallery in Houston, Texas through June 1
  • Timothy Hyunsoo Lee’s (2008 Visual Arts) project, “Our Family Portrait,” on view at the MFA Boston through October 27
  • Christian McGhee (2016, 2017 Jazz) debut album premiere at Jazz at Lincoln Center Dizzy’s Club in New York on May 20
  • Ambrose Rhapsody Murray (2014 Visual Arts & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts) presenting solo exhibition, “My Memory is a Machine,” at ALMA|LEWIS in Pittsburg through September 27
  • Mason Alexander Park (2013 Theater & U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts) presents An Evening with Mason Alexander Park at The Green Room 42 in New York on June 14
  • Lee Pivnik (2014 Visual Arts) facilitating AIRIE Asks talk with Venus Jasper at Greenspace Miami on May 23
  • Julius Rodriguez (2014 Jazz) Evergreen album release shows at Blue Note Jazz Club in New York, June 17-20 and Zebulon in Los Angeles on June 25

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