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2011 MasterMinds Announced! (Video)

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And the winners are...

Today we announce the winners of our third annual MasterMinds Awards, in which we recognize the achievements of three local individuals/organizations doing important work in the Houston area.

At a special ceremony at this Satuday's Artopia extravaganza at Winter Street Studios, we'll present each of the following organizations with a $2000 check, a special award and our congratulations.

Foodways Texas, a new organization dedicated to preserving Texas food history.

Catastrophic Theatre, a group dedicated to producing plays that examine how weird it is being a human animal on earth.

Nameless Sound, a nonprofit exploring new ways to teach music in public schools and in the community.

Click ahead for video profiles of each of the winners.

Foodways Texas

Catastrophic Theatre

Nameless Sound

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