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Thursday, February 14th, 2013
Texas Medal of Arts Recipients Include James Surls
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The Texas Cultural Trust has announced its annual awards, honoring high-profile artists in several genres as well as important patrons of the arts. The 2013 Texas Medal of Arts Awards Honorees are:

Individual Arts Patron Award: Gene Jones and Charlotte Jones Anderson, Dallas

Foundation Arts Patron Award: Kimbell Arts Foundation

Corporate Arts Patron Award: Texas Monthly

Arts Education Award: Big Thought/Gigi Antoni, Dallas

Visual Arts Award: James Surls, Splendora

Dance Award: Houston Ballet

Theatre Award: Joe Sears and Jaston Williams

Music Award: Steve Miller

Television/Film Award: Ricardo Chavira


Further awards will be announced at a gala ceremony in Austin on March 4-5.