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chashama to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

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ADVISORY, May 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

chashama, a non-profit that incubates artists, youth and cultural organizations by transforming vacant properties and granting them as free and affordable work and show spaces, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Anita Durst will ring the Closing Bell to kick off chashama's June 10th Gala, held in Anita's Way at 132 West 43rd Street. The ceremony also launches an hour-long display of chashama's artistically provocative public service announcement on the NASDAQ Tower and TS2 screens, and the Marquee on the NASDAQ building.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Monday, June 3, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

Contact:
Anita Durst
(917) 723-8608
anita@chashama.org

NASDAQ MarketSite:
Christine Barna
(646) 441-5310
Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
FEC 3/4
SR 13.235
DR 18.295411
MOD 4:2:0
DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

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About chashama:

Founded by Anita Durst in 1995, chashama has been at the forefront of the movement to provide vital opportunities to artists of all stripes and expose new audiences to art through creative space redistribution. Landowners donate temporarily vacant properties that chashama recycles into creative hubs, and grants to artists, organizations and youth arts programs at free or highly subsidized rates.

Join us at www.chashama.org.

Follow us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/chashama) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/chashama)

About NASDAQ OMX Group:

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