By Lena Koorse - Assistant Director of Development
YoungArts Regional Programs!
All YoungArts winners from the South Florida and Greater New York City area were invited to participate in YoungArts Miami and YoungArts New York, respectively. These young artists get to enjoy the rare opportunity to participate in master classes, interdisciplinary workshops and showcase their talents in performance and exhibitions. World-renowned artists including Mikhail Baryshnikov, Michael Tilson Thomas, Edward Villella, Bill T. Jones and James Rosenquist are among this year’s masters. Miami venues included the Colony Theatre, ARTSEEN, and New World Center. New York venues include: Baryshnikov Arts Center and Affirmation Arts.
February 22-26, 2012 - YoungArts Miami. Attach are some photo highlights of the week!
March 8-11, 2012 - YoungArts New York. For more information and tickets, please visitwww.youngarts.org.
Please meet our 597 National 2012 YoungArts Winners, and join us to celebrate the next generation of America’s artists in Miami, Florida at the New World Center, Colony Theatre, Miami Art Museum and the Van Dyke Café. See the full 2012 YoungArts Week schedule, and ticket information here.
We also are excited to announce that select seating to our Saturday, January 14, YoungArts Finale Alumni Performance and Awards Ceremony, honoring Robert Redford, Doug Aitkenand Robert L. Lynch is open to the public! For more information, and to purchase tickets, please click here.
If you would like to join us for our annual An Affair of the Arts for Performance and Gala, which includes VIP seating at the Alumni Performance and Award Ceremony, followed by cocktails, silent auction, dinner and dancing, click here.
We look forward to celebrating and sharing the next generation of artists with you in the New Year!
Oct 3, 2011
A YoungArts Alumni Update
By Megan Ann Harmon - Manager of Alumni Relations
Congratulations to Iliya Mirochnik, 2006 YoungArts Winner in Visual Arts, whose mural recently was chosen for the outside wall of the Flomenhaft Gallery, located in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City.
The competition, a collaboration of YoungArts and the Flomenhaft Gallery, was judged by Eleanor Heartney, independent art critic and contributing editor to Art in America magazine, and Eleanor Flomenhaft, owner and director of the Flomenhaft Gallery.
Iliya received a $500 award during a September 15 reception at the gallery, located at 547 W. 27th Street, New York.