Artspace Receives 2010 Cary Magazine Maggy Award

Raleigh, NC, January 27, 2010 --( Mary Poole, executive director of Artspace (, has announced that the visual art center is the recipient of a 2010 Cary Magazine Maggy Award, the Best in Western Wake, in the Best Art category. This year’s online nomination and voting process received a record response from readers. Known for its highly creative exhibitions and professional workshops, Artspace is a nonprofit art center located in downtown Raleigh.

“Artspace is honored to receive a 2010 Cary Magazine Maggy Award for best place to buy art,” said Poole. “This award was voted on by community readers and we are pleased to be recognized for the quality of our studio artists and the wide variety of our creative exhibitions.”

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- For more information and to see a list of this year’s winners, visit

About Artspace:
Artspace is a nonprofit visual art center dedicated to providing arts education and community outreach programs, creating an environment of more than 100 professional artists and presenting nationally acclaimed exhibitions. Located in downtown Raleigh in the historic Sanders Ford building, Artspace has been providing the community with the opportunity to interact with working artists and to participate in hands-on arts education since 1986. For more information about Artspace, exhibitions or membership, please visit

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