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The Year's Best Cultural Institution on Twitter

For museums, galleries, theaters, orchestras, or any other type of cultural institution. See also #art

Culturalinstitution Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Winner

The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

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lewisginer
Annette Kennett
Annette Kennett I nominate @lewisginer for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution b/c it brings beauty and business mtgs together.
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The Queen's Hall

The Queen's Hall

Edinburgh's leading live music venue. Tickets & Information 0131 668 2019/www.thequeenshall.net.
Tam Pollard
Tam Pollard I nominate @queens_hall for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because their tweets are great & they're just round the corner from home
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lewiginter
copelandcasati
copelandcasati #shortyawards @LewiGinter #culturalinstitution Because they're a horticultural #RVA institution that tweets.
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Rafael Pena

Rafael Pena

Um cara legal que gasta seu tempo entre trabalho, violão, cervejas especiais e tuitadas quase sempre inspiradas. Ou não.
Rafael Pena
Rafael Pena I nominate @rafaelpcp for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because it's for sure something really cultural for me (ou isso)
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
3 votes in weird
1 vote in egocentric

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ConnectRichmond

ConnectRichmond

ConnectRichmond provides information, resources and instant access to nonprofits, civic leaders, volunteers and others interested in improving Metro Richmond.
Jonah Holland
Jonah Holland @ConnectRichmond Will you nominate me for a #shorty award as a top tweeter in #culturalinstitution ? http://shortyaward...
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Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean

The Official Wyclef Twitter Page
Lynne Smith
Lynne Smith I nominate @wyclef for Shorty in #culturalinstitution because he's a celebrity who uses his fame for the good of others
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
12 votes in celebrity
5 votes in government
3 votes in nonprofit
2 votes in apps

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NatureClubs4Families

NatureClubs4Families

Family Nature Club helping families improve their family and community bond through free outdoor play, and nature education.
Jonah Holland
Jonah Holland Thanks! RT @NCFF: I vote for @lewisginter for a #Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution bc they allow kids's imaginations to soar!
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Dave Saunders

Dave Saunders

President/Chief Idea Officer/Pee Wee Baseball Coach/Mass Comm Prof at VCU/Lord of the Dance/King of New Media. Ask me anything http://formspring.me/madmain
Cancer for Christmas
Cancer for Christmas #shortyawards @madmain #culturalinstitution because nobody does it better http://myloc.me/3v...
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
380 votes in advertising
10 votes in rva
3 votes in shortylove
3 votes in humor

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Stanford Lively Arts

Stanford Lively Arts

Stanford Lively Arts curates experiences that engage artists’ and audiences’ imagination, creativity, and sense of adventure.
emilycornwell
emilycornwell I nominate @livelyarts for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they are committed to commissioning new works
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Dr. Goddess

Dr. Goddess

Scholar, Artist, Activist, Poet, Playwright, Organizer. I have a touring One Woman Show, sequel DVD & give Lectures, Motiv. Speeches & Master Classes
Cristinella Bella™
Cristinella Bella™ I nominate @drgoddess for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because she keeps heritage of all cultures alive.
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
5 votes in education
3 votes in goddessness
1 vote in humor
1 vote in egocentric

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deviantART

deviantART

$Heidi and $laurenkitsune of deviantART. We highlight the work of deviants, share important news and srs bsns, and bring gossip from around deviantART HQ.
Naima Zarga
Naima Zarga I nominate @deviantART for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because... they give youth freedom to express all
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
698 votes in art
3 votes in deviantart
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in innovation

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Laurita

Laurita

Laurita here. This is a test. Melodies Consuming me now. Radioactive injections of melodic tempos, pulsing through my veins. Can you guess the game?
Ro Ro
Ro Ro I vote for @Mini_Yum_Yum for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because she tweets with titles of songs!
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
1 vote in music

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caprice crane

caprice crane

Novelist/Screenwriter/TV Writer
Tiana Parry
Tiana Parry I nominate @capricecrane for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because...she educates people.
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
283 votes in humor
3 votes in ff

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pheonixzoo
DJ
DJ I vote for @PheonixZoo for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they Tweet great zoo and animal info!
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Cracked.com

Cracked.com

America's only humor website. Since 1958.
Michael carper
Michael carper I vote for @cracked for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because #lol
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
179 votes in humor
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalist
1 vote in lol

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Ryan Nobles

Ryan Nobles

Anchor of @nbc12 First at 4 and Fox Richmond's News at 10. Political reporter. Upstate NY native. Bills, Sabres, Mets fan.
LaDifference
LaDifference here here! RT @ryanobles: Give friends @lewisginter some Shorty Award love in #culturalinstitution/they deserve the pub
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NASA

NASA

News from NASA
Phil Bearton
Phil Bearton I nominate @NASA for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because...they went to the Moon. Beat that.
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
570 votes in government
38 votes in science
3 votes in education
3 votes in art

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Catraca Livre
Heber Dias de Sousa
Heber Dias de Sousa I vote for @catracalivre for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they promote culture and entertainment
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
2 votes in journalist
1 vote in entertainment

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Rohaan Solare

Rohaan Solare

Making Sense of the Human and Planetary Condition; Nurturing the Emergent Culture Movemt; Demystifying the Past, Unraveling the Present, Anticipating the Future
Kevin E. T.
Kevin E. T. I vote for @EmergentCulture for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because... i RT a lot & i've read CelistineProph
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
1 vote in apps

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Osama bin Laden

Osama bin Laden

What, don't you read the papers? I'm about as famous as you can get without being a missing white lady.
Mark Buckawicki
Mark Buckawicki I nominate @Real_Bin_Laden for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because..Face it, the man is an ICON.. of terror!
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1 vote in culturalinstitution
9 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric