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    Throw your hat in the residency ring

    Aug. 1, 2014, 11:50 a.m., Posted by Anne Tschida

    Cannonball residencies' cool digs in downtown Miami. These have been a couple of eventful and expansive years for Cannonball, for 10 years known as LegalArt, which rebranded itself and with a Warhol Foundation grant has been growing its offerings and services. In June it hired well-known...

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    Neos Dance Theatre a favorite in Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival

    Aug. 1, 2014, 9:20 a.m., Posted by rdurbin

    Neos Dance Theatre, a Knight Arts grantee, had its opportunity to liven up the park – west side Akron’s Hardesty Park, that is – during the Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival on the weekend of July 25-26. Unfortunately, the troupe was rained out for the Saturday performance, but those among...

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    Vote now for the Detroit Knight Arts Challenge People’s Choice Award

    Aug. 1, 2014, 8 a.m., Posted by katylocker

    http://www.knightarts.org/peopleschoice In Detroit, we’re seeing art and artistic performances pop up all around us. Some of them have long been fixtures in the community and yet previously unrecognized outside of small circles. Some of them are entirely new, attracted to a Detroit artistic scene and opportunity...

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