Press

Read the most recent FWMoA press releases, arranged by release date. Please contact us for more information.

Press Releases BY YEAR


2020
October 14, 2020

October 14, 2020 – Fort Wayne, Ind. — The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the nation’s longest-running and most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative teens, are now accepting submissions from students across the country in grades 7–12, aged 13-18. 

July 29, 2020

Exhibition explores topics of beauty and self-expression through photography

July 29, 2020 – Fort Wayne, Ind. — The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is pleased to open its fall exhibition season with the national traveling exhibition Posing Beauty in African Culture, opening August 22 and continuing through October 18, 2020.

March 11, 2020

March 11, 2020 – Fort Wayne, Ind. – At its annual fundraiser March 6, the ArtRageous Gala and Auction, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art honored longtime community leaders Ben and Sharon Eisbart with the inaugural President’s Award, presented by FWMoA President and CEO Charles Shepard III.

February 7, 2020

690 Young Artists and Writers Recognized by Fort Wayne Museum of Art for their Original Works

February 7, 2020 – Fort Wayne, Ind. – Fort Wayne Museum of Art has announced the regional award recipients of the 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Presented by the nonprofit organization the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the 97th Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are the country’s longest-running and most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative students in grades 7-12.