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Chairman Jane Chu NEA
Chu agreed to stay in town a tad longer to address an attentive crowd of 200 arts leaders to share her vision about the future of creative fields as well as the NEA's role in supporting them. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
Chairman Jane Chu NEA
National Endowment for the Arts chairman Jane Chu's message resonated with local arts leaders during a talk at the Asia Society Texas Center. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design
Chairman Jane Chu NEA
Houston Arts Alliance board chairman Marc Melcher, left, NEA chairman Jane Chu, Rob Lowe and HAA president and CEO Jonathon Glus. Photo by Alexander's Fine Portrait Design