Delaware Division of the Arts to Honor 18 Artist Fellows at Annual Reception and Award Ceremony August 30

Dover, Del. (August 15, 2017) – The Award Winners XVII reception and award ceremony will be held at the Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover on Wednesday, August 30 from 5 – 7 p.m. The event will feature special performances by three of the eighteen 2017 Individual Artist Fellows. Attendees can experience the work of all eighteen artists in the Award Winners XVII exhibit on the third floor of the museum. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

The first part of the reception will feature piano selections by Emerging Fellow in Music, Daniel Carunchio and a presentation by A.T. Moffett, Established Fellow in Choreography, followed by the remarks and awards presentation. The second portion will end with a staged reading of work by Emerging Fellow in Playwriting, Aaron Wright.

Each year, the Biggs Museum of American Art, in partnership with the Delaware Division of the Arts, exhibits the work of Delaware’s Individual Artist Fellows. The Award Winners XVII exhibition on view now through October 22, recognizes the Fellows’ combined artistic accomplishments. Learn more


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