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Save America’s Treasures Frank Lloyd Wright Legacy Nominated for World Heritage List

Save America’s Treasures Frank Lloyd Wright Legacy Nominated for World Heritage List
In July, Department of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced that a collection of Frank Lloyd Wright buildings from across the United States will be the next U.S. nomination for inclusion in the World Heritage List. This list maintained by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and ... Read More »

PCAH and Honorary Chair First Michelle Obama Create a Gift of Art for Military Families

PCAH and Honorary Chair First Michelle Obama Create a Gift of Art for Military Families
First Lady Michelle Obama and more than 25 congressional spouses joined with youth from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling to carry out a community service project on May 19.  Guided by students from the Corcoran School of Art and Design, the youth worked with Mrs. Obama and her guests on a mural ... Read More »

PCAH Releases Landmark Arts Education Study

PCAH Releases Landmark Arts Education Study
During the Arts Education Partnership meeting in early May, the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities (PCAH) introduced its newly released landmark report, Re-Investing in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future. On-hand for the introduction were Melody Barnes, Domestic Policy ... Read More »

PCAH Honors National Medalists

PCAH Honors National Medalists
In a ceremony at the White House, twenty National Medals for the Arts and the Humanities were presented by President and Mrs. Barack Obama to legendary artists, renowned scholars, musicians, poets and institutions.  The awards honor extraordinary contributions to the arts and humanities and ... Read More »

PCAH Announces Save America's Treasure 2010 Awards

PCAH Announces Save America's Treasure 2010 Awards
Executive Director of the President’s Committee, Rachel Goslins joined National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis and National Trust for Historic Preservation President Stephanie Meeks to announce the 2010 Save America’s Treasures (SAT) awards at President’s Lincoln’s Cottage in Washington DC. ... Read More »