FUND FOR THE ARTS, PBS, KET, THE MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER, AND LOUISVILLE METRO GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCE MURAL FESTIVAL

Call for Artists to Participate in the Imagine Mural Festival Fund for the Arts and the Imagine Greater Louisville 2025 Steering Committee in partnership with PBS, KET, The Muhammad Ali Center, and Louisville Metro Government are announcing the resurgence of the transformational Imagine Mural Festival, which had its inaugural year

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MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER SUPPORTS THE OPEN LETTER TO IOC & IPC LEADERSHIP – ANNOUNCEMENT

Today, more than 150 experts on the intersection of human rights, social justice, and sport across all five continents are issuing a call to the leadership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to change their course on IOC Rule 50 and IPC Section 2.2, respectively.

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World Stage: An Olympic Introduction to the Greatest of All Time Online Exhibit to Launch Today on Ali Center’s Digital Museum and Archives

 Will Highlight Muhammad Ali’s Gold Medal Win at 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, Italy The Muhammad Ali Center’s online exhibit World Stage: An Olympic Introduction to the Greatest of All Time will go live Wednesday, July 14th at 12:00 noon ET on the Center’s Digital Museum and Archive website. The exhibit will

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Amplifying the Political Power of Athletes and Sport: Advancing a Sport for Justice Movement through Collective Action

Eli A. Wolff, Power of Sport Lab Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville Yannick Kluch, Virginia Commonwealth University Joseph N. Cooper, University of Massachusetts-Boston In many ways, the year 2020 has been a turning point in societal discourses focused on social justice. The continued brutal murders, abuses, and human rights

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Ali Center Launches New Digital Museum and Archives as Part of Ali Festival

First Online Exhibit Entitled “Ali and Neiman: A Friendship in Art” Launched Today in Recognition of What Would Have Been LeRoy Neiman’s 100th Birthday Digital Archives Will Expand Global Reach of Ali Center’s Collection In Partnership with HistoryIT and Made Possible Through IMLS Grant For the first time ever, the

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Ali-Themed Youth Poetry and Art Contest Open to K-12 Students As Part of Annual Ali Festival

Festival runs from June 3-13; Submission Deadline is June 13th Muhammad Ali was a pop culture icon, with talents outside of the ring that included poetry, acting, sketching, and even singing. As part of this year’s Ali Festival, the Muhammad Ali Center is calling students from grades K-12 to ‘channel

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Ali Community Bus to Bring the Spirit of Muhammad Ali to Louisville Community Centers

Will Include Games, Demonstrations, Care Packages, and More Just as Muhammad Ali would visit neighborhoods throughout his hometown of Louisville, KY, the Muhammad Ali Center is bringing the spirit and love of Muhammad Ali to the people. The Ali Community Bus will be stopping in six Louisville community centers as

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“OPEN HOUSE AT THE ARCHIVES” AT THE MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER SET FOR JUNE 8TH

Event is Part of Annual Ali Festival June 3-13, Honoring the Five Year Passing of Muhammad Ali  It is rare for items from the Muhammad Ali Center’s Archives to be made available to the general public, which is why the Center chose to hold an “Open House at the Archives”

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The Muhammad Ali Center’s Statement on the One Year Anniversary of George Floyd’s Death

On the one year anniversary of George Floyd’s death, the Muhammad Ali Center extends its continued sympathy to the Floyd family for the loss of their loved one. The grief of losing a family member to violence is almost unbearable, but has become a fact of life for so many

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ROSES & REMEMBRANCE FOR MUHAMMAD: A COMMUNITY INVITATION TO CAVE HILL ON JUNE 3rd

Event to Kick Off Annual Ali Festival June 3-13 Honors Five Year Passing of Muhammad Ali June 3rd will mark the five year passing of Muhammad Ali, and will kick off with “Roses & Remembrance for Muhammad: A Community Invitation to Cave Hill,” as part of the annual Ali Festival

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