After rolling the list of honorees in two previous announcements, the Texas Cultural Trust today announced the complete list of honorees who will receive a 2019 Texas Medal of Arts Award.
Broadway actress Jennifer Holliday; singer, songwriter, and guitarist Boz Scaggs and Grammy-winning choral ensemble Conspirare, join the roster of 2019 recipients.
- Film: Matthew McConaughey, Austin
- Music: Boz Scaggs, Plano
- Design: Brandon Maxwell, Longview
- Literary Arts: Stephen Harrigan, Austin
- Architecture: Elaine Molinar, El Paso, and Craig Dykers, San Antonio
- Arts Education: Vidal M. Treviño School of Communications and Fine Arts, Laredo
- Multimedia: Mark Seliger, Houston
- Visual Arts: Trenton Doyle Hancock, Houston
- Music Ensemble: Conspirare, Austin
- Theatre: Jennifer Holliday, Houston
The Texas Medal of Arts Awards is the signature fundraising event of the Texas Cultural Trust and is held biennially in Austin in odd-numbered years when the Texas Legislature meets. This year’s celebrations take place Feb. 26-27.