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A Night to Remember

Friends and supporters of Anthony Quinn Foundation joined entrepreneur and philanthropist John Rosatti aboard n New York City aboard the 162-foot super-luxury Christiansen mega yacht Remember When to kick off a year-long celebration and fundraising campaign that commemorates the artistic life of Anthony Quinn. Hosted by legendary entrepreneur and philanthropist John Rosatti, the evening featured […]

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Guillermo Del Toro Wins ALMA Award

The 2014 Anthony Quinn Award for Industry Excellence was awarded to Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist Guillermo Del Toro by the National Council of La Raza on October 10 as part of the annual American Latino Media Arts Awards. ALMA Awards 2014 Honors Charo, Guillermo Del Toro And More The Huffington Post  | By  Mandy Fridmann &  Carolina Moreno Posted: 10/11/2014  […]

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Anthony Quinn Foundation awarded grant from Rhode Island Council for the Humanities to catalogue art collection for research and education purposes

March 26, 2013 – Artist and actor Anthony Quinn (1915-2001) spent almost a decade living and working in Bristol, Rhode Island, where the preponderance of his work and collection still resides. The collection consists of thousands of Mr. Quinn’s own sketches, paintings and sculptures as well as hundreds of works of art he acquired in […]

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Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa

2011 Scholarship Recipient Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa

Our newest recipient to be featured on our newly updated YouTube channel is Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa. Tsukumo, a senior at Bergen County Academies, is a talented oboist. She used her scholarship from the Anthony Quinn Foundation to attend the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Oboe Workshop last summer. Although very busy, Tsukumo took the time to send us this video of her performing […]

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Megan Lee

2011 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT Megan Lee

Megan Lee, currently in the 11th grade in Huson High School in Huson, OH, is our next 2011 scholarship recipient featured on our YouTube channel. Megan, a talented pianist, used her scholarship to attend the Pre-College Division of the Cleveland Institute of Music: Summer Sonata Program. This video features Megan’s complete performance of “Gargoyles Op. 29 – […]

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Evan Kinnane

2011 Scholarship Recipient Evan Kinnane

Evan Kinnane, now an 11th grader from Tiverton, RI, is our newest 2011 scholarship recipient to be featured on the blog. Evan is well established in singing, dancing, and acting. He attended the Boston Conservatory Music Theater Dance Intensive this past summer in part with help from the scholarship he received from the foundation. Evan took the time […]

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2011 Scholarship Recipient Gregory LaRosa

One of the many 2011 scholarship recipients, Gregory LaRosa, has been featured on our newly updated YouTube channel. Gregory, a versatile percussionist from Dowingtown, PA, is currently a senior at Dowingtown West High School. Using his Anthony Quinn Foundation scholarship award he attended the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Young Artists Orchestra in the summer of 2012. In this video, […]

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Erica Ogihara

2011 Scholarship Recipient Erica Ogihara performs Tocatta by Frescobaldi

2011 Scholarship Recipient Erica Ogihara is the first of many scholarship recipients to be featured on our newly updated YouTube channel. Erica is a cellist, hailing from Pinecrest, FL, where she is currently a sophomore at Coral Reef High School. During the summer of 2012, she attended the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Young Artists Orchestra […]

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2012 Scholarship Applications Are Now Open

The Anthony Quinn Foundation is proud to announce the 2012 Scholarship Program application period is now open. The Scholarship Program aims to perpetuate Anthony Quinn’s vision for an art conscious society by giving young artists the chance to further their growth in their specific field. To apply today, click here to go to the application […]

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Duende: The Art of Anthony Quinn at the Narrows Center for the Arts

The Anthony Quinn Foundation is proud to announce Duende: The Art of Anthony Quinn presented by Arbella Insurance. Duende is a term frequently used in the Spanish arts that Frederico García Lorca refers to as, “a momentary burst of inspiration, the blush of all that is truly alive, all that the performer is creating in a […]

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Inaugural Chicago Event Pictures Are Up!

The pictures from our Inaugural Chicago Event are up. Click here to see them! A big thank you to all those who attended. For larger images or permission to reprint, contact Katherine Quinn at katherine@anthonyquinn.com.  

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Brandon Hou

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Brandon Hou

The last, but certainly not least, student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Brandon Hou, a violinist and pianist from Norcross, GA who is currently in the 11th grade at the Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology. He will be using his scholarship to attend the Franklin Pond Chamber Music program this […]

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Gregory LaRosa

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Gregory LaRosa

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Gregory LaRosa, a percussionist from Dowingtown, PA who is currently in the 11th grade at Dowingtown West High School. He will be using his scholarship to attend the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Young Artists Orchestra and Percussion Workshop this summer. Please join […]

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Anna Sherman

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Anna Sherman

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Anna Sherman, a painter and illustrator from Wakefield, RI who is currently in the 11th grade at South Kingstown High School. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Rhode Island School of Design, Continuing Education, Young Artists Program, […]

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Emilie Sommers

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Emilie Sommers

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Emilie Sommers, a photographer and printmaker from Albuquerque, NM who is currently in the 11th grade at Albuquerque Academy. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Sam Fox School of Art & Design at Washington University in St. […]

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Jordan Towle

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Jordan Towle

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Jordan Towle, a painter and illustrator from Wakefield, RI who is currently in the 11th grade at South Kingstown High School. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Rhode Island School of Design, Continuing Education, Introduction to Figure […]

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Wick Simmons

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Wickliffe Simmons

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Wickliffe Simmons, a cellist from Atlanta, GA who is currently in the 11th grade at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School. He will be using his scholarship to attend Meadowmount School of Music of Society for Strings, Inc. this summer. Please join […]

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Amber Romano

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Amber Romano

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Amber Romano, a classical ballet dancer from Johnston, RI who is currently home schooled and in the 12th grade. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Brookline Ballet School Youth Ballet Program, Level 7 this summer. Please join us […]

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Evan Kinnane

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Evan Kinanne

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Evan Kinnane, a musical theater triple threat (singer, actor, dancer) from Tiverton, RI who is currently home schooled and in the 10th grade. He will be using his scholarship to attend the Boston Conservatory Music Theater Dance Intensive this summer. Please […]

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Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Tsukumo (Tina) Niwa, an oboist who hails from Fort Lee, NJ and is currently in the 11th grade at Bergen County Academies. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Oboe Workshop this summer. Please join […]

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Erica Ogihara

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Erica Ogihara

The next talented student in our blog series on our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients is Erica Ogihara, a cellist from Pinecrest, FL who is currently in the 9th grade at Coral Reef High School. She will be using her scholarship to attend the Boston University Tanglewood Institute: Young Artists Orchestra this summer. Please join us in […]

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Megan Lee

Meet the 2011 Scholarship Recipients: Megan Lee

We recently announced our 2011 Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Recipients and now we’re excited to help you get to know this talented group of students a little better. The first of these is Megan Lee, a pianist from Hudson, OH who is in the 9th grade at Huson High School. She will be using her […]

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In Support of School Choice

“All children in America should be able to access the best schools possible. We have a moral and societal obligation to give our children the opportunity to succeed in school, at work, and in life. We cannot meet that obligation unless parents are empowered to select the best schools of their children.” – Dr. Bill […]

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Anthony Quinn encourages daughter Antonia while wife Kathy looks on, holding son Ryan.

In Their Own Words: Ryan and Antonia Quinn Reflect on Their Father’s Works

Most people know Anthony Quinn the Actor, who commanded the screen in “Zorba the Greek,” “Lawrence of Arabia,” “Viva Zapata!,” “Lust for Life,” and “La Strada,” just to name a few. He has over 160 performance titles to his name, not to mention numerous awards and a star on the Walk of Fame. Who many […]

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Anthony Quinn and Dr. Bill Cosby

“Become Whatever You Want To Become” — An interview with Dr. Bill Cosby

This past August, the Anthony Quinn Foundation hosted Drs. Bill and Camille Cosby at a special Evening with the Stars fundraiser for the Foundation’s scholarship program. Dr. Bill Cosby became a lifelong friend of Anthony Quinn’s after they met in the 1960s and bonded over their shared love of football. Prior to the fundraiser, we […]

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