Arts Commission honors local artists

Local artists are honored by the Farmington Area Arts Commission.

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The Farmington Area Arts Commission is pleased to announce the selection of artist Jan Jacobs as 2009 Artist-in-Residence, and will present Lisa Muscio, Farmington Hills Youth Theatre Director, with the 2009 Distinguished Service to the Arts Award.

The Artist-in-Residence award is given each year to a resident of Farmington or Farmington Hills who displays exceptional talent and artistic accomplishments.

This year marks the 34th year of recognizing excellence in the arts in the Farmington community. The Distinguished Service to the Arts Award is given each year to recognize outstanding service to the community in the creative arts by a group or individual. The awards consist of a cash prize and plaque.

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