Florida Division of Cultural Affairs

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2014

Date Title
4/18/14 Historian Thomas Neil Knowles Speaks at the Museum of Florida History
4/16/14 Emancipation Day Celebration May 20th
4/16/14 Viva Florida Traveling Exhibit to Debut in Marianna
4/8/14 Secretary Detzner Announces Start of Application Period for Arts and Culture Grants
3/26/14 Division of Cultural Affairs Announces State Touring Application Deadline of May 1
3/18/14 Secretary Detzner Honors Florida Heritage Month Award Winners
3/12/14 Emily Rodriguez selected as Florida Poetry Out Loud State Champion
3/5/14 Art Exhibit by Photographer John Moran in the R.A. Gray Building
2/27/14 MEDIA ADVISORY: Florida Department of State to Host Poetry Out Loud State Finals in Tallahassee
2/17/14 Dr. Jane Landers to Speak on Black History of Spanish Florida
2/12/14 Division of Cultural Affairs Announces 2014 Accessibility Webinars
2/11/14 New Exhibit at the Museum of Florida History
2/6/14 Artwork by Nestor Martinez on view in 22nd Floor Capitol Gallery
2/3/14 Florida Department of State Honors Black History Month through Viva Florida Events
1/29/14 Governor Scott’s "It’s Your Money Tax Cut Budget" Recommends $7.8 million to Promote and Improve Cultural Heritage Tourism
1/8/14 Citizens for Florida Arts to Host Statewide Cultural Conference
1/8/14 The Museum of Florida History hosts the 31st Annual Children’s Day

2013

Date Title
12/17/13 Thirty-One Florida Organizations and Artists Earn NEA Grants Totaling $650,000
11/14/13 Secretary Detzner Announces 2014-2016 State Touring Program Roster Release
11/13/13 DCA Director Sandy Shaughnessy Elected to the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies 2014 Board
10/22/13 2014 - 2015 Grant Recommendations

2014-2015 General Program Support, Specific Cultural Project Ranked Lists Now Available

10/14/13 New Exhibit from Spain Coming to the Museum of Florida History
7/24/13 The 32nd Annual Capital City Quilt Show: Road to Florida
7/11/13 Florida History Fair Team Wins at National Contest
6/20/13 Secretary of State Ken Detzner Announces Viva Florida 500 Summer Events
5/17/13 Florida Department of State’s Museum of Florida History Opens New Seminole Exhibit
5/17/13 Secretary Detzner Announces Emancipation Day Celebration
4/16/13 Secretary Detzner Congratulates 2013 Poetry Out Loud State Champion
4/11/13 Florida Department of State’s Museum of Florida History Announces New Seminole Exhibit
4/1/13 Secretary of State Ken Detzner Joins Viva Florida 500 Partners to Announce Viva Florida 500 Week
3/14/13 Secretary Detzner Announces the Start of Florida Heritage Month
2/25/13 Florida Department of State’s Division of Cultural Affairs Announces 2013 Florida Council on Arts and Culture Officers
1/31/13 Governor Scott’s Florida Families First Budget Recommendations Encourage Economic Development by Supporting Library Services, Cultural Programs and Historic Preservation

2012

Date Title
11/15/12 Florida Department of State’s Museum of Florida History Announces New Exhibit Opening of Reflections: Paintings of Florida 1865-1965, From the Collection of Cici and Hyatt Brown
10/3/12 Florida Department of State’s Division of Cultural Affairs Invites Students to Participate in Poetry Out Loud
8/9/12 31st Annual Capital City Quilt Show Opening in Tallahassee
7/27/12 New Grant Opportunity: Fast Track Project Grant Program
5/17/12 Secretary Detzner Announces Emancipation Day Celebration
4/24/12 Secretary Detzner Announces Opening of New Museum of Florida History Exhibit: Ships, Sailors and Shipwrecks of Civil War Florida
4/18/12 Secretary Detzner Announces History Fair State Contest
4/4/12 Secretary Detzner Congratulates 2012 Poetry Out Loud State Champion
3/30/12 New Research Report Shows Potential Benefits of Arts Education for At-Risk Youth
3/21/12 Secretary Detzner Honors Florida Heritage Month Award Winners
3/15/12 Secretary Detzner Announces the Start of Florida Heritage Month
2/6/12 Secretary Browning Announces New Exhibit Honoring Black History Month

2011

Date Title
12/22/11 Secretary Browning Announces Newest Inductees to Florida Artists Hall of Fame
12/2/11 Florida Division of Cultural Affairs Announces 2012-2014 Florida Arts on Tour Roster
10/25/11 Secretary of State Kurt Browning Launches Culture Builds Florida Campaign
10/24/11 Secretary of State Kurt Browning to Join Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Senator Nancy Detert and Representatives Rich Glorioso and Seth McKeel to Launch Culture Builds Florida Campaign
10/14/11 Secretary Browning Invites Students to Participate in Poetry Out Loud
9/27/11 Register now for our October 25 Cultural Conference

2010

Date Title
9/7/10 What happens next with 2011-2012 General Program Support and Specific Cultural Project grant applications?
8/23/10 Share your ideas for the Division's "Learn and Share" webinar series

Volunteer your skills and suggest ideas for sessions for the Division's new webinar series.

6/24/10 For Individual Artists: FREE Studio Protectors Available
6/18/10 2010-2011 General Program Support grants announced The list of 2010-2011 General Program Support awards is now available. 245 grantees will receive awards from the 2010 Legislature's $950,000 appropriation.
4/8/10 Save Our Cottages - Artwork by the Plein Aire Cottage Artists on display in the Cabinet Meeting Room Gallery

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