In a ceremony at the House of Commons on July 13, 2011, Blumenfeld, whose Spirit of Life is in Newport News, was awarded an honorary Order of the British Empire for her “remarkable contribution to the arts as one of the boldest and most diverse artists working today.” This is a rare honor for an American and an artist. Read more about Helaine Blumenfeld here.
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The Newport News Public Art Foundation is grateful for the support of the Virginia Commission for the Arts and National Endowment for the Arts