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Oct
11
2019
7:00 PM
to 11:00 PM
Tribute of the Muses 2019

This one night event celebrates and honors members of Yuma’s dynamic arts community. The event is presented by the City of Yuma’s Division of Arts and Culture and takes place on October 11, 2019 at the Yuma Art Center. The awards ceremony in the Historic Yuma Theatre is free to attend and is followed by a ticketed celebration and fundraiser for the Yuma Art Center in the galleries. The 2019 theme is “Arabian Nights.” Guests are encourage to dress in black tie or themed attire.

The ceremony takes place in the Historic Yuma Theatre and is free to attend and open to the public. A ticketed after party follows the ceremony in the Yuma Art Center galleries. The after party will feature music, libations, and a silent art auction.

 

Nominees are generated by the public and the City of Yuma’s Parks, Arts, and Recreation Commission selects the award recipients. City of Yuma Parks and Recreation employees and previous award recipients are not eligible for nomination. Nomination forms can be found at YumaArtCenter.com. Incomplete nominations will not be accepted. All nominations must be received in full by September 6, 2019 at 5:00 pm.

Tribute of the Muses Award Nominations (Download application  fill form)
The Tribute of the Muses Award is presented to a distinguished and outstanding member of Yuma’s arts community who has shown exemplary devotion and excellence in the arts. Nominees may reflect acknowledged excellence in a chosen arts field, arts advocacy, philanthropy and/or arts education. Tribute of the Muses Award nominees should have a minimum of 5 years of arts recognition in Yuma.

Helios Award Nominations (Download  application fill form)
The Helios Award is presented to an individual who is a recognized, up and coming voice within the Yuma arts community. Nominees may reflect acknowledged excellence in a chosen arts field, arts advocacy, philanthropy and/or arts education.

Art Award Commission (Download Application Art Award Fill form) 
The Yuma Art Center seeks to commission a local artist to design and fabricate an award that will be presented to the Tribute of the Muses Award recipient. Visit YumaArtCenter.com for full prospectus. Budget is $350, deadline for submissions is September 5, 2019.

Ticket Information: 
The ceremony takes place in the Historic Yuma Theatre and is free to attend and open to the public. A ticketed after party follows the ceremony in the Yuma Art Center galleries. The after party will feature music, libations, and a silent art auction.

The theme of the evening is Arabian Nights. Formal attire is encouraged.

Tickets to the after party are a $25 per person with all proceeds going directly to support arts and culture programs at the Yuma Art Center. 

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