Brooklyn Arts Exchange Announces 2013 BAX Arts & Artists in Progress Awards

These awards, now in their twelfth year, have been designed to honor individuals in the arts who have revealed and transformed our creative world. By instigating and enduring change the have deepened the definition of their field and paved the way for others.

The BAX arts and artists in progress awards have gone to some of the most talented, generous, creative and inventive individuals in NYC dance, theater or performance.

Each awardee is asked to "pass it on". The PASSING IT ON AWARD creates a complete cycle where a panel of peers chooses the awardees and the awardees choose someone who demonstrates some of the same qualities that they, themselves, were chosen for.<

The 2013 ceremony will take place Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the THE BAX BUILDING, 421 Fifth Ave. in Park Slope Brooklyn.

It will be hosted by 2006 awardee, George Emilio Sanchez.

Entertainment for the evening will be provided by

There will be food, drink and a silent auction.

Tickets will go on sale February 9th -- available at