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to 11:00 PM
Tribute of the Muses 2017 - October 13
Tribute of the Muses is the biggest night of the year at the Yuma Art Center! Now in its 17th year this annual award ceremony and black tie soiree honors an outstanding member of Yuma’s arts community who has shown exemplary devotion and excellence in the arts. Also presented is the Helios Award which honors an up and coming voice in the arts community.

The honorees are nominated by the public and are selected by the City of Yuma’s Parks, Recreation Commission and Ad Hoc Public Art Committee. The reception following the ceremony will feature live music, libations, and a silent art auction which raises funds to support arts programs. The evening will be presented in the theme of Enchanted Forest and formal attire is encouraged.

The ceremony is free to attend!
 The recpetion is a ticketed $20 donation which goes towards arts programming. 

Make a nomination for the Tribute of the Muses Award here:
Applications are open until 5:00 pm, September 7th, 2017.

Make a nomination for the Helios Award here:
Applications are open until 5:00 pm, September 7th, 2017.

Previous Tribute of the Muses Recipients Include:  
2001 Taylor McBride
2002 Aura Mae Savage
2003 Don and Luda Soldwedel
2004 Marion Elliott
2005 Linda Cannon Farrar
2006 Emil Eger
2007 Janet Jones
2008 Neely Tompkins
2009 Jon and Caroline Jessen
2010 John A. Dallabetta and Family
2011 Judy Phillips
2012 Rebecca Taylor
2013 Renee Smith
2014 Dawn Atherton
2015 Norma Tuttle
2016 Brandon Stroup

Previous Helios Award Recipients Include:
2010 Lia Littlewood
2011 Ashley Atherton
2012 Anne Foley
2013 Mary Plante
2014 Tyler Power
2015 Tania Bolin
2016 Angelyna Reichman

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