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“The Value and Importance of the Arts and the Humanities in Education and Life” by Barbara Prey on The Huffington Post

  A number of my summer conversations have centered around the importance of the arts and the humanities. I spoke with my friend Dr. Mitchell B. Reiss, the President of … Continue reading

National Medal Awards at the White House

I recently attended the National Medal of Arts Awards at the White House. The National Medals are awarded by both The National Endowment for the Arts and The National Endowment for the Humanities. Continue reading

Culture And Colors: An Autumn Sojourn To New England’s Small Museums

Late fall in New England offers some interesting exhibits for the cultural traveler and the last gasp leaf lookers. This fall I began in Maine where I have been painting and exhibiting for over 30 years. Continue reading

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The Art Newspaper

Comings and Goings

Watercolour artist Barbara Ernst Prey has been confirmed by the US Senate to serve for a six-year term on the National Council on the Arts, the advisory body of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Continue reading