Chairman Rocco Landesman Releases the Schedule for His Visit to Tacoma, Washington, Friday, May 14
Chairman invited to state by U.S. Congressman Norm Dicks (D-WA)
May 12, 2010
Washington, DC -- In the latest stop on the Art Works tour, NEA Chairman Rocco Landesman will visit Tacoma, Washington, at the invitation of U.S. Congressman Norm Dicks. The chairman will be in Washington on Friday, May 14, to learn how the arts work in Tacoma and to discuss the role the arts can play in economic development.
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About Art Works
Chairman Landesman has summarized the guiding principle that will inform his work at the agency in two words - "art works" - which Chairman Landesman means in three ways:
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