ArtsWave http://wvxu.org en Local author Leah Stewart wins ArtsWave award http://wvxu.org/post/local-author-leah-stewart-wins-artswave-award <p><a href="http://www.theartswave.org/"><strong>ArtsWave</strong></a> announced today that Cincinnati author <strong>Leah Stewart</strong> will receive its 2014 <strong>Rosa F. and Samuel B. Sachs Fund Prize</strong>. The award, created to celebrate outstanding achievements in the arts, recognizes Stewart for her award-winning novels and contributions to Cincinnati's literary scene.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:36:11 +0000 Lee Hay 28932 at http://wvxu.org Local author Leah Stewart wins ArtsWave award Corporate Choirs Compete in CincySings http://wvxu.org/post/corporate-choirs-compete-cincysings <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Did you get to hear and enjoy any of the amazing groups that performed in town during the 2012 World Choir Games? Well, now you have the opportunity to hear more great singing, as choirs from ten local corporations, and <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3ipekmRaiI" target="_blank">one wild card team</a>, compete in CincySings, an <a href="http://www.theartswave.org/" target="_blank">ArtsWave</a> event. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25137 at http://wvxu.org Corporate Choirs Compete in CincySings CincySings debuts at the Aronoff Center on April 9 http://wvxu.org/post/cincysings-debuts-aronoff-center-april-9 <p>As part of the final push of this year’s <a href="http://www.theartswave.org/"><strong>ArtsWave</strong></a> campaign, the inaugural <a href="http://www.theartswave.org/blog/artswave-announces-cincysings-competition-host-drew-lachey"><strong>CincySings</strong></a> event will happen on April 9 at the Aronoff Center. As host <strong>Drew Lachey</strong> explains to our Jim Stump, the competition features choirs from 10 companies who held internal contests as part of their <strong>ArtsWave</strong> effort plus one wild card team selected by the general public.</p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 05:00:35 +0000 Jim Stump 25002 at http://wvxu.org CincySings debuts at the Aronoff Center on April 9 Arts and health come together to get Cincinnati moving http://wvxu.org/post/arts-and-health-come-together-get-cincinnati-moving <p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend 20 minutes of vigorous activity three times per week. But a community health study finds Cincinnatians don't get nearly enough. Interact for Health and ArtsWave are partnering to try to fix that.</p><p>They're awarding $300,000 in grants to 21 agencies to provide active living programs. Interact for Health's Jaime Love says "<a href="https://www.interactforhealth.org/join-the-fun" target="_blank">Join the Fun</a>" is all about getting people moving.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:55:33 +0000 Tana Weingartner 23654 at http://wvxu.org Arts and health come together to get Cincinnati moving Study: Arts lead to engagement http://wvxu.org/post/study-arts-lead-engagement <p>A new study suggests there is a connection between the arts and civic engagement.</p><p><a href="http://www.theartswave.org/" target="_blank">ArtsWave</a> and <a href="http://www.agenda360.org/" target="_blank">Agenda 360 </a>partnered for <strong>“Snapshot 2012:&nbsp; Arts Engagement in Greater Cincinnati.”</strong>&nbsp; It was a survey of the general population in the Greater Cincinnati area that for the first time provides baseline data on arts engagement in the region.</p> Sun, 28 Apr 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 11888 at http://wvxu.org Study: Arts lead to engagement