The County Executive's Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities are the most prestigious honors conferred by Montgomery County on individual artists, scholars, organizations and cultural patrons.
Now in its 15th year, these Executive's Awards allow us to pay tribute to individuals and organizations that have made a difference in Montgomery County through the arts and humanities.
Monday, October 24, 2016, 7:00 pm
Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College
7995 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Registration is Free and Open to All Now: CLICK HERE
*Registering for a ticket does not guarantee entrance. Only the first 500 guests to arrive will be admitted due to the capacity constraints of the venue. All unclaimed tickets will be released to the public 30 minutes prior to the event beginning. Please arrive no less than 30 minutes prior to ensure your ticket is not released.
** If you require special accommodation such as seating for the mobility or low-vision impaired, please e-mail Amina Cooper at Amina.Cooper@creativemoco.com at least 48 hours in advance of the event.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Lila Oliver Asher, Visual Artist and Professor
Lifetime Impact Award
Fran Ichijo, Hope Garden Children's Ballet Theatre
Community Impact Award
Community Leadership Award
Lisa Martin, Silver Spring Town Center, Inc.
Jacqueline Akhmedova, Akhmedova Ballet Academy
Emerging Leader Award
Jason Schlafstein, Flying V Theatre
Outstanding Artist or Scholar Award
Anuradha Nehru, Kalanidhi Dance
Individual Patron Award
Cathy Bernard, Round House Theatre
Cliff Johnson and Margaret Roper, Olney Theatre Center
For further Information or questions Please contact Amina Cooper at Amina.Cooper@creativemoco.com