Photography by Betty Alvarez
Young Arts Foundation Alumni
National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) brought together accomplished artists, industry leaders and notable alumni for the organization’s largest annual fundraiser—the Backyard Ball performance and gala on Saturday, January 12. The celebratory evening was the culmination of National YoungArts Week, YoungArts’ signature program for the most promising artists across the country. The event honored dancer/choreographer Camille A. Brown
with the 2019 Arison Alumni Award and famed design team Simon and Nikolai Haas of The Haas Brothers
with the 2019 Arison Award, for their contributions and commitment to the arts. The Backyard Ball was presented by fine jeweler and watchmaker Harry Winston.