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ArtPlace America Invests an Additional $14.7 Million in the Field of Creative Placemaking


(PRWEB) June 26, 2014

ArtPlace America (ArtPlace) Executive Director Jamie L. Bennett announced $ 14.7 million in 55 grants to creative placemaking projects that will work in 79 communities of all sizes across 31 states. In these projects, the arts will play an explicit and intentional role in helping to shape communities’ social, physical, and economic futures.

These grants represent 4% of the 1,270 letters of inquiry ArtPlace received this year and include eight states in which ArtPlace has not previously funded. This year, 31% of ArtPlace’s grants will go to projects working in rural communities, which compares with 17% last year.

This year’s projects include design, literary arts, performing arts, visual arts, and, for the first time ever, a media arts-focused project. This year’s grants include a notable uptick in creative interventions for improving physical environments through recycling, green initiatives, and site remediation, as well as a number of projects aimed at disaster recovery and resiliency. In addition to continuing to invest in community- and neighborhood-specific projects, ArtPlace has also increased its investments in projects that collect a series of local interventions under a regional strategy, an approach that has emerged in both rural and urban settings.

Including this year’s grants, ArtPlace has invested a total of $ 56.8 million in 189 projects in 122 communities across 42 states and the District of Columbia since 2012.

Mr. Bennett said, “We are thrilled to be able to invest in communities that have recognized the role that the arts can play in community planning and development. The range of projects this year reflects the dynamism of the creative placemaking field in this country, and also demonstrates the commitment, imagination, and vision of the community partners who have come together in them. While each community’s story is individually compelling, it is even more powerful to consider the projects together as a national movement that continues to gain momentum and scale.”

F. Javier Torres, ArtPlace’s newly appointed Director of National Grantmaking, additionally announced that ArtPlace has received a one-time grant of $ 100,000 from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation to leverage its investments in the projects being done by The Noyes Museum of Art in Atlantic City, NJ, and the Coopers Ferry Partnership in Camden, NJ.

Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation President and CEO Chris Daggett said, “We are proud to support the field of creative placemaking in New Jersey through this grant to ArtPlace. The Foundation has a strong history of supporting both of these organizations directly, and we are thrilled to now help connect them with the national conversation and field of practice.”

Mr. Torres added, “We are eager to continue to expand the support for creative placemaking in this country. Having the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation join us in this way presents a new model for partnering with regionally focused philanthropies who share our commitment to making communities more sustainable, safe, and enjoyable.” Information about all the 2014 ArtPlace projects is available at http://www.artplaceamerica.org.

Examples of 2014 ArtPlace grantee projects:

Haines, AK

Alaska Arts Confluence

Although Haines is home to Fort Seward, a destination for many cruise ships, its vacant downtown storefronts leave much of the town disconnected from this important tourism economy. The Alaska Arts Confluence will contribute to the revitalization of downtown Haines by engaging the town’s many resident artists to transform vacant storefronts into active art galleries. The Confluence will commission local artists to create signage connecting these galleries with the Fort Seward tourist traffic and Chilkat artists to create a totem pole at the Soboleff-McRae Veterans Village and Wellness Center being built one block from Main Street.

Los Angeles, CA

Project 51

Play the LA River is the launch project of Project 51, a collective of artists, designers, community organizers, scholars, and urban planners. People will be invited en masse to sites along the Los Angeles River through a year-long, multi-pronged public art initiative. Through playful activities, interactions, festivals, and performances, the project will bring the 51-mile concrete river to life as a vital civic corridor and public space in Los Angeles and surrounding cities. The engagement is designed to reconnect residents with their waterfront while asking them to help imagine what future development along the River might be.

Boston, MA

Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy

Public Art on the Greenway connects the Rose Kennedy Greenway’s 1.5 miles of green spaces in downtown Boston by using a combination of artworks, wall-sized murals, shipping container galleries, and artist conversations to engage the public. The project features both temporary exhibits and permanent installations.

Detroit, MI

MoDCaR (Metropolitan Observatory of Digital Culture and Representation)

Building on the extraordinary musical legacy of Detroit’s Oakland North End, the Metropolitan Observatory of Digital Media and Representation, working with local stakeholders, will reactivate one linear mile of historic Oakland Avenue. O.N.E. Mile will leverage a network of architects, musicians, urban designers, contemporary artists, and community advocates to collectively plan and produce a series of vibrant civic interventions with installations, performances, events, and architectural mediations.

Jackson, MS

Coop New West Jackson

Coop New West Jackson is a project addressing neighborhood blight, deterioration, and population decline with the installation of a new multi-faceted public amenity. The Grenada Street Folk Garden, an innovatively landscaped urban farm that merges cultural folk art, ecology, and agriculture, is part of a strategy to engage and empower this low-income community through entrepreneurial opportunities, folk arts programming, affordable access to fresh food, and shared recreational green space for participatory and creative play.

Fargo, ND

City of Fargo

World Gardens Commons is an artist-led initiative that engages Fargo’s diverse communities in transforming an 18-acre storm-water detention basin into a multi-purpose and ecologically sound public commons. While the grass-covered basins effectively control torrential seasonal flooding, they are barren spaces that challenge neighborhood connectivity. The project includes restored meadows, walking trails, natural playgrounds, and spaces for gatherings and activities. It will serve as a pilot for other infrastructure redesigns throughout Fargo.

Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM

Santo Domingo Tribe

With a committee of distinguished artists and designers—including landscape architect Laurie Olin—the Santo Domingo Pueblo is focused on developing a heritage trail to connect New Mexico’s second largest pueblo nation with a newly constructed commuter rail station that will provide access to Albuquerque and Santa Fe. The trail will combine safety and convenience with identity, placemaking, and cultural expression. The project also creates new, artist-centric economic opportunities within the Pueblo. Through a partnership with the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health, the Tribe will also explore how to understand and measure the ways that this trail will benefit physical and mental health.

Philadelphia, PA

The Village of Arts and Humanities

The Village of Arts and Humanities, an organization carrying out a range of arts-focused community development programs, grew out of the artistic and activist work of choreographer Arthur Hall and visual artist Lily Yeh. The Village inaugurated an artist residency program this year, in which artists live and work in the North Philadelphia community. These five-month residencies enable both formal and informal interactions among artists and neighbors, including conversations, programs, apprenticeships, and workshops, and culminate in the execution of a transformative project rooted equally in artistic practice and community engagement. The grant will continue these residencies after a successful pilot stage.

Austin, TX

Fusebox Austin

The project brings together Austin’s creative communities, city planners, developers, and local residents to envision and prototype a creative district of affordable living, working, learning, and exhibition and performance space at thinkEAST, a 24-acre former industrial site in East Austin. A “pop-up” Fusebox Festival on the property will comprise multidisciplinary performances, installations, and community events modelling a “living charrette” for a vibrant, creative, mixed use community of the future. The final stage of the project will develop a district master plan and business plan for thinkEAST to be presented to stakeholders and City Council.

Abington, VA and nine other rural Virginia communities

Barter Theatre

The Barter Theatre will develop and implement a creative industry cluster that will activate performing arts centers in nine rural towns in Southwest Virginia by creating a regional touring network and sharing programmatic and operational resources. Productions will include plays with Appalachian themes and writers and folk music of the region. The project complements an ongoing effort to help communities revive their downtown historic theaters. For a full list of 2014 projects and finalists, http://www.artplaceamerica.org.

About ArtPlace America

ArtPlace America (ArtPlace) advances the field of creative placemaking, in which art and culture plays an explicit and central role in shaping communities’ social, physical, and economic futures. To date, ArtPlace has awarded $ 56.8 million through 189 grants to projects serving 122 communities across 42 states and the District of Columbia.

ArtPlace is a collaboration among the Barr Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, The Ford

Foundation, The James Irvine Foundation, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, The McKnight Foundation, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The William Penn Foundation, The Rockefeller Foundation, Rasmuson Foundation, The Surdna Foundation, and two anonymous donors.

ArtPlace seeks advice and counsel from its close working relationships with the following federal agencies: the National Endowment for the Arts, the US Departments of Housing and Urban Development, Health and Human Services, Agriculture, Education, and Transportation, along with leadership from the White House Office of Management and Budget and the Domestic Policy Council.

ArtPlace has additional partnership from six major financial institutions: Bank of America, Citi, Deutsche Bank, Chase, MetLife, and Morgan Stanley.

Several of ArtPlace’s foundation partners have deep commitments to their local and regional communities and have provided enhanced funding for communities of all sizes in Alaska, California, and Minnesota; and for rural and non-metropolitan communities throughout Arizona, Iowa, Michigan, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wisconsin. Enhanced funding also exists to support the cities of Akron, OH; Boston, Cambridge, and Somerville, MA; Charlotte, NC; Detroit, MI; Macon, GA; Miami, FL; Philadelphia, PA; San Jose, CA; and St. Paul, MN. Additionally, several funders are interested in ensuring the participation and representation of folk and traditional arts, Native American arts, and the performing arts.

The deadline for submission for a 2015 grant application will be announced later this year. For more information or to join ArtPlace’s mailing list, visit http://www.artplaceamerica.org.







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The Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute Launches Spanish Website


Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) August 13, 2014

In response to a rapidly growing Hispanic patient population, The Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute has launched a Spanish language cosmetic surgery website to enhance overall patient experience within the Spanish speaking community. In addition to the website, The Bitar Institute has increased the number of Spanish speaking staff members, furthering efforts to provide better service and care for this demographic group.

“We have seen a huge increase in the last two years in the number of Spanish speaking patients that call and visit our office,” said Dr. George Bitar, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Medical Director at the Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute. “The population of the Northern Virginia area is very multi-cultural, and our goal is to grow and evolve with our community and clientele.”

National statistics support this growing trend. According to The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hispanics had nearly 1.5 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures in 2010. Hispanics led all minority groups in the number of procedures performed in 2010, comprising 11 percent of the 13.1 million cosmetic plastic surgery total.

“Fifty percent of our staff is fluent in Spanish including myself,” said Dr. Robert Centeno MD, FACS, MBA. “Our staff understands the individual needs and cosmetic preferences of this and other ethnic and racial groups very well. Our experience, expertise and understanding are crucial to our ability to provide the best care and service possible.”

About The Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute

The Bitar Institute was established in 2002 by Dr. George Bitar, an award- winning board certified plastic surgeon. The Bitar Institute is a multi-location institute with a highly trained staff that is fluent in Spanish, French, Arabic and English, offering safe and effective treatments ranging from skin care to cosmetic surgery. The Institute’s philosophy is image, beauty, and transformation to promote self-confidence and a healthy lifestyle via modern med spa services, skin care, and cosmetic surgery.

Dr. George Bitar, MD, FACS

Dr. George Bitar is an award winning board certified plastic surgeon that has performed over 10,000 cosmetic facial and body procedures. Dr. Bitar completed an Aesthetic International fellowship in Beverly Hills, Rio de Janeiro, Paris, London, New York, South Africa and Australia. Dr. Bitar has also been listed as a top plastic surgeon in the USA by Castle-Connolly. He has been named Washingtonian Magazines’ Top Plastic Surgeons, and Top Plastic Surgeon by Northern Virginia Magazine and Health and Beauty Magazine. He has been featured on television shows including Healthline, The Prudent Advisor and WUSA Channel 9. Dr. Bitar earned his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and completed his plastic surgery residency at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Robert Centeno, MD, FACS, MBA

Dr. Robert F. Centeno is a board certified Plastic Surgeon with subspecialty fellowship training in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Centeno graduated from the MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Drexel University and completed his General Surgery residency training at the Graduate-MCP Hahnemann University Hospital. During medical school he completed a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. His Plastic Surgery residency was completed at the Barnes-Jewish Hospital-Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine where he served as administrative chief resident and fellowship training in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital-New York University School of Medicine, the nation’s busiest cosmetic surgery center.

Media Contact:

For more information or to schedule an interview please contact:

Judi Campbell

Marketing Director

The Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute

3025 Hamaker Court, Suite 109

Fairfax, VA 22031

703-206-0506







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In 2007, the Philadelphia Museum of Art was ranked #24 on the AIA 150 America’s Favorite Architecture list.

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The Illusion of Liberty

The illusion of liberty is the oil that makes the gears of American politics mesh. Without this grand illusion, citizens might actually wrest government control away from the political criminal class and demand Constitutional governance.

The average American citizen of the late 18th century was a person who could read and write eloquently, intelligently debate complicated issues, and took up arms against tyranny and excessive taxation. Remember that the Federalist Papers were a series of 85 newspaper articles that appeared in The Independent Journal and The New York Packet between October 1787 and August 1788. They were written to the average reader on the street, not to intellectuals in some university publication. The authors wanted to encourage ratification of the new Constitution and influence its interpretation.

Compare that 1788 citizen with today’s American. Over the last 100 or so years, the government schools have been wildly successful in omitting Constitution education and Civics from the curriculum. They also omitted competent math and science education. According to the 2006 report of the US Department of Education’s Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), the American education is ranked #21 of the top 30 nations for science, and #25 of the top 30 nations for math. Azerbaijani students had higher math scores than American kids, and Latvian kids scored higher than Americans in science. Consequently, we have a population that is largely ignorant and uneducated, and ill equipped to live as free people.

But they do very well as sheep.

In place of true education, the American students of the 20th and 21st centuries have been force-fed a pablum of political correctness, social justice and a high priority given to sports, washed down with gallons of racial divisiveness and false patriotism.

Thus undernourished on this toxic stew, and dedicated to entertainment above all, Americans make meaningless choices and think they are free.

For the most part, American are compliant and credulous, willing to believe on slight or uncertain evidence. If comes to them from radio, or TV, or in their favorite magazine or newspaper, it must be true. For over 100 years they have been taught to be good order takers, good factory workers, good followers and good soldiers.

Think about it. Here are the choices you get on a daily basis:

• Cash or Credit
• Paper or plastic
• Regular or No-lead
• Shell or Exxon
• 2-Door or 4-Door
• Domestic or Foreign
• Whole or skim milk
• Regular or decaf coffee
• Fat or low-fat
• Over-easy or scrambled
• Latte or espresso
• Dairy or non-dairy creamer
• Smoking or Non-smoking
• Window or Aisle
• AM or FM
• Pepsi or Coke
• Light beer or Regular
• Burial or Cremation

The simplest, drooling moron could make those choices successfully. However, to make some of the next choices calls for more gray matter than rests in most of the American psyche.

• Vote or Don’t Vote
• PC or Mac
• Gay or Straight
• Liberal or Conservative
• Pro-life or Pro-abortion
• Democrat or Republican
• McCain or Obama
• Adherence to or ignoring the Constitution
• Sound money or Federal Reserve notes
• Balanced budgets or Deficit spending
• Religion or Secularism
• Creationism or Evolution
• Free speech or Permitted speech

Notice a few things about the last list. First, many of these choices are also meaningless, but with more serious consequences. “Democrat” and “Republican” are the two faces on the same coin of Big Government servitude. No matter which side of the coin you choose, you still get the coin. Second, many of the terms are without definitions anchored in reality. For example, today’s “Liberal” and “Conservative” bear no resemblance to the original terms.

What is religion? Do you practice religion or seek truth? There is sometimes a difference.

We just completed a Memorial Day celebration. Millions of people flocked to their town squares, streets, churches and cemeteries to pay homage to the war dead. Few of those celebrating Memorial Day would ever admit that none of the men and women of the 20th and 21st century wars died actually protecting America and its Constitution.

But they have the ILLUSION…the erroneous, teary-eyed viewpoint…that those soldiers died protecting our freedom. I think they would be hard pressed to actually define just how “American freedom” got protected in places like Vietnam, or Grenada, or France, or Afghanistan. No one since the British in 1812 has attacked the United States mainland. Yet the illusion of liberty persists like a smoker’s cough.

The illusion of liberty is the widely-held notion that will keep America from actually experiencing true liberty.

“The reason people call it “The America Dream” is that you have to be asleep to believe it.”
~George Carlin

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Elements Behavioral Health Experts to Speak at BFI Summits This Fall


Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 11, 2014

Three internationally recognized addiction and mental health experts will speak at conferences this fall that are co-hosted by Promises Treatment Centers and produced by the Ben Franklin Institute:


    “Young Adult Conference: Failure to Launch,” in Denver, Sept. 18-20;
    “Brain Matters: Mindfulness, Trauma and Process Addictions,” in Atlanta, Oct. 9-12; and
    “Freud Meets Buddha: Trauma, Mindfulness and Mid-Life Transitions,” in Scottsdale, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

Dr. Pamela Peeke, senior science adviser for Elements Behavioral Health, will present new research in the areas of nutrition, addiction and epigenetics. “We’ll explore ground-breaking research in a number of areas, including the trauma-food-addiction triad, how food, thoughts, behavior and environment can influence gene expression, and how toxic shame can fuel disordered eating,” Dr. Peeke says. “We’ll also look at ways to translate these concepts into holistic, integrative treatment plans.”

Dr. Christine Courtois, national clinical trauma consultant for Elements Behavioral Health and Promises Malibu, will present information on complex developmental trauma and her sequenced, relationship-based treatment model for addressing it. “The treatment of complex trauma is uniquely challenging,” she says. “We’ll look at how it results in a host of aftereffects, including spiritual challenges and addictions. We’ll review treatment strategies for the concurrent treatment of addictions and other aftereffects and explore how the dynamics of the therapeutic relationship impact both client and therapist.”

Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, an international expert in sexual addiction and senior vice president of clinical development for Elements Behavioral Health, will look at the rapidly evolving world of digital technology and how online porn and virtual sexuality are affecting social engagement. “With alarming frequency, we’re seeing addictive online sexual activity exacting a huge toll in terms of lost jobs and relationships,” Weiss says. “We’ll look at these issues and offer practical solutions for men and women struggling with sex and pornography addictions.”

The agendas are as follows:

Young Adult Conference: Failure to Launch (Denver – Sept. 18-20)

Dr. Pamela Peeke

    “Food for Thought: The Interrelationship Between Disordered Eating and Addiction in Young Adults” (Sept. 18, 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.)
    “Trauma, Food and Addiction: Helping Young Adults Caught in the Triad (Sept. 18, 1:30-3 p.m.)
Dr. Christine Courtois

    “Developmental Issues in Traumatized Young Adults: Implications for Treatment” (Sept. 19, 1:30-3 p.m.)
    “Assessment and Treatment of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and Suicidality” (Sept. 19, 3:30-5 p.m.)

Brain Matters: Mindfulness, Trauma and Process Addictions (Atlanta – Oct. 9-12)

Dr. Pamela Peeke

    “Slipping into your Genes: How the New Science of Epigenetics Will Reshape your Mind and Body” (Oct. 9, 1:30-3 p.m.)
    “Shame, Blame & Guilt: Solutions for Healing the Triad of Pain” (Oct. 9, 3:30-5 p.m.)
Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S

    “Closer Together, Further Apart: The Effect of Digital Technology on Relationships, Addiction and Parenting” (Oct. 10, 1:30-3 p.m.)
    Always Turned ON: The Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Addiction in the Digital Age (Oct. 10, 3:30-5 p.m.)

Freud Meets Buddha: Trauma, Mindfulness and Mid-Life Transitions (Scottsdale – Oct. 31-Nov. 1)

Dr. Pamela Peeke

    “Slipping into your Genes: How the New Science of Epigenetics will Reshape your Mind and Body” (Oct. 31, 8:30-10:15 a.m.)
    “Unraveling the Mysteries and Marvels of the Mid-Life Transition” (Oct. 31, 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.)
Dr. Christine Courtois

    “Healing from Trauma: from ‘Survival/Hyper Aroused Brain’ to ‘Learning/Mindful Brain’” (Nov.1, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.)
    “Trauma-Informed Care: What it is and What it Means” (Nov. 1, 3:15-4:45 p.m.)

Attendees may earn up to 18 CE credits. For more information or to register, visit the BFI website. To learn about speaking engagements hosted by Elements Behavioral Health and its family of treatment programs, visit the events page.

About Robert Weiss

Robert Weiss is widely considered one of the nation’s foremost experts on sex and technology addictions along with the intimacy disorders that often underlie these problems. A media expert to CNN, The Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, The Oprah Winfrey Network, ESPN, The New York Times, USA Today, NBC News and the Today Show, among others, Mr. Weiss also has provided clinical training and program development for the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. military, and behavioral treatment centers throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.

About Dr. Courtois

Dr. Christine Courtois is a leading authority in the treatment of trauma, having worked in this area for over 35 years. She is a board certified counseling psychologist who has directed the development of practice guidelines for the treatment of complex trauma for three professional organizations and has been appointed chair of the American Psychological Association’s Guideline Development Panel for post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Courtois has written or co-edited eight books on healing from incest, child sexual abuse, complex traumatic stress disorders and other types of trauma, including the soon-to-be-published Spiritually-Oriented Treatment for Trauma. As national clinical trauma consultant for Elements and Promises, she has developed integrated trauma-informed addiction treatment programs to promote sustainable recovery.

About Dr. Peeke

Dr. Pamela Peeke is a Pew Foundation Scholar in nutrition and metabolism, assistant professor of medicine at the University of Maryland, and Fellow of the American College of Physicians and Sports Medicine. A multimedia medical expert, Dr. Peeke is the chief lifestyle expert for WebMD, chief nutrition and fitness correspondent for Discovery Health TV, a popular TED conference presenter, host of the HER radio show on RadioMD and iHeart, and is a regular in-studio expert for the national networks. Her most recent New York Times bestseller is The Hunger Fix: The Three-Stage Detox and Recovery Plan for Overeating and Food Addiction. As senior science adviser for Elements Behavioral Health, she has created integrative nutrition and holistic lifestyle programs at the Malibu Vista women’s mental health center and Lucida Treatment Center, located in West Palm Beach, Florida.

About Elements Behavioral Health

Elements Behavioral Health is a family of behavioral health care programs that includes Promises Treatment Centers, The Ranch, The Recovery Place, Lucida Treatment Center, Clarity Way, Journey Healing Centers, The Sundance Center, the Sexual Recovery Institute and Right Step. Elements offers comprehensive, innovative treatment for substance abuse, sexual addiction, trauma, eating disorders and other mental health disorders. We are committed to delivering clinically sophisticated treatment that promotes permanent lifestyle change, not only for the patient but for the entire family system. For more information about Elements Behavioral Health, visit http://www.elementsbehavioralhealth.com.







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