Big congratulations to the 2013 Governor's Arts Awards nominees, especially our Tucson brethren. Nominated under "Arts" is our friend, Tucson composer and filmmaker Daniel Buckley, as well as Tucson painter Jim Waid.
In "Arts in Education, Individual," are Tucson nominees Tucson Junior Strings director Dennis Bourret and Simon Donovan. Under "Arts in Education, Organization" is Tucson's Sonoran Glass School, as well as UAPresents. There were no Tucson nominees for "Business," but under the community category is Tucson's KXCI Community Radio and the Warehouse Arts Management Organization.
No Tucson nominees in the "Individual" category.
To see all the nominees go to http://www.governorsartsawards.org/2013-nominees/.