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Sangam Arts Commissions Five New Mosaic Silicon Valley Performing Arts Projects

2020-06-11T09:19:13-07:00June 11th, 2020|News|

Innovative Mosaic Silicon Valley Program Focuses on Creating Intercultural Performances that Redefine American Art SAN JOSE, Calif. -- June 11, 2020 -- Sangam Arts announced today it has commissioned grants to five new performing arts projects via its Mosaic Silicon Valley program. Each of these grants will enable Bay Area-based artists to create projects that

Inferno Theatre and Mosaic Silicon Valley Present Diasporas in the Domicile, an Online Arts and Performance Festival

2020-06-08T10:48:14-07:00June 8th, 2020|News|

  The seventh annual Contemporary Diasporas Performance Festival moves online for 2020, featuring theatrical performances, dance, music, and visual art from artists from around the Bay Area and around the world. Berkeley, CA, May 28, 2020 - Inferno Theatre in partnership with Mosaic Silicon Valley, an initiative of Sangam Arts is happy to announce the

Mosaic Connect Episode #5: Stories that Move

2020-05-25T12:10:48-07:00May 25th, 2020|News|

Mosaic Connect Episode #5: Stories that Move New Episode Intersects BharataNatyam with Modern Ballet for Storytelling; with Arabic Melodies to Create Intercultural Narrative SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 21, 2020 – Sangam Arts will host its next episode of Mosaic Connect - Stories that Move - on Monday, May 25th. Stories that Move will create

Sangam Arts’ Mosaic Silicon Valley Initiative Receives Funding from Knight Foundation

2020-02-11T09:37:20-08:00February 11th, 2020|News|

$250,000 will support establishment of an annual multicultural festival in San Jose and year-round programming San Jose, Feb 11, 2020: Sangam Arts, a non-profit organization whose mission is to strengthen American communities through multicultural arts, today announced that it has received $250,000 in funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The funding

Sangam Arts Awarded $10,000 SVCreates X Factor Grant.

2019-10-24T10:11:00-07:00October 14th, 2019|News|

Sangam Arts has been awarded $10,00 to create and launch "Hummingbird Circle" - a collaboration with Confederation of Ohlone People.  This free, participatory event will debut at San Jose's St. James Park in late Spring 2020. Culture-bearers will share the Ohlone way-of-life through storytelling, regalia-making, and dance. Audience members will learn about historical and living

Sangam Arts wins 2019 Dancers Choice Award from nationally recognized Dancers’ Group

2019-10-24T10:14:05-07:00March 25th, 2019|News, Press|

Award to be presented in conjunction with the “Rotunda Dance” Series   Award honors individual or organization working in the Bay Area Dance community that impact dance– behind the scenes, in the classroom, or on the stage MARCH 25, 2019 – SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Sangam Arts today announced being the recipient of the 2019

Sangam Arts Awarded California Arts Council “Local Impact” Grant

2019-10-24T10:16:04-07:00June 29th, 2018|News, Press|

Sangam Arts Awarded California Arts Council “Local Impact” Grant State funds support arts projects in California’s historically marginalized communities June 12, 2018: Saratoga, CA – The California Arts Council announced its plans to award $18,000 to Sangam Arts as part of its Local Impact program. The Local Impact program provides support for community-driven arts project

Sangam Arts awarded $75,000 in Grants; will help bridge cultural communities in Silicon Valley

2018-06-29T18:46:51-07:00March 21st, 2018|News, Press|

March 20, 2018 – SAN JOSE, Calif. – Sangam Arts today announced that it is the recipient of two prestigious grants for Mosaic Silicon Valley, its initiative to increase multicultural understanding through the arts. The grants include $50,000 from the Knight Foundation and $25,000 from the Applied Materials Foundation. The grants have been awarded