2018 GRANT RECIPIENTS
- Michelle Pearson
To support research, collaboration, and choreographic process of creating a new performance piece and math/dance integrated workshop on Topology and Knot Theory.
- Carrie Knowles
To support work as a writer/artist at a special exhibition in Brisbane, Australia in November 2017.
- Neil Prewitt
To advance my practice of performing original multimedia operetta live; with the purchase of AV equipment and interactive video technology to explore my theme of personal effects of digital technologies.
- Vivian Cheng
To support artistic vision of creating debut album in Austria where the Viennese tradition of classical music is deeply rooted and enable audiences to take home a permanent piece of music.
- Thomas Taylor
To support a 3-day live CD recording and concert, held in an intimate theater.
- Jeff Bell
Funding for creation of sculpture in two North Carolina locations at the same time.
- Kiki Farish
To support purchasing R&F oil sticks for painting 10 doormat floorcloths with richer color marks.
- Andie Freeman
To support painting practice to create a larger body of work; photograph work in more professionally; approach galleries for representation; sell art online.
- Dave Greway
To support artist growth by updating workshop.
- Lillian Jones
To support development of a new technique in enameling jewelry by helping purchase a hydraulic press.
- Liz Kelly
To support purchase of first kiln for growing pottery studio practice.
- Libby O'Daniel
To support completion of a multi-sensory visual art project that creates a safe space for the Triangle community to get to know local gender bender neighbors.
- Anna Podris
To support solo show at Gitanarosa Gallery in NY this October.
- Jennifer Stas
To support the purchase of a new electric kiln for pottery studio.
2017 GRANT RECIPIENTS
- Carol Finley
To support local dance companies CJ40 Productions and The Carol Finley Dance Group in Concert to produce an evening of contemporary dance at the Cary Arts Center
- Judy Allen Dodson
To support working with an editor on an original work of children's literature.
- Jane Falkner
To support my dream of making a transition from writing articles to conducting research and writing a book-length project, "In Search of Caesar Chavez Forty Years Too Late"
- Terry Alston Jones
To support and fill a void within the community by providing a fictional, entertaining work exploring health disparities in the African American Community
- Settle Monroe
To support my work of children's literature in order to improve my writer's craft by attending the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators annual conference in Charlotte, North Carolina
- Jan B. Parker
To help me purchase new writing equipment (one laptop and one laser printer)
- Chris Chappell
to support me attending the Beyond the Sock puppeteering/puppet building workshop in 2017. Run by Henson Company Puppeteers
- Everett Mayo Adelman
to support the production of an artists website to promote and market my paintings, I will be hiring Design Works of Wake Forest, NC
- Beth Browne
to support my training in video editing for my "Sailing Pelican" Vlog project
- Brandon Cordrey
to support a the production of a site-specific installation in 2017
- Carolyn DeBrand
to support my desire to transition from watercolor to acrylics this United Arts council grant will give me the means to achieve my project of Changing Directions
- Max Dowdle
to support the purchase of 100 new frames for an exhibition of recently completed paintings
- Trish Klenow
"Seasons" I will create 10 figurative oil paintings inspired by the seasons
- Georges LeChevallier
to support the purchase a Epson SureColor P800SE 17" wide Inkjet Printer to create professional giclee prints
- George McKim
rent a studio at ArtSpace for 4 months
- Emily Page
to support completing a book and art exhibit about my family's journey through dementia
2016 GRANT RECIPIENTS
- Singh, Gauri
to create and record an original music score for her feature film "The Dignified Princess"
- Gross, Gordon
to attend a violin-making, design and restoration seminar in New Hampshire
- Diana H. Bloomfield
to create 19th century style prints on glass and use a new organic process
- Jaclyn Bowie
to create woodblock prints using found or reclaimed wood
- Alia El-Bermani
to purchase digital equipment to assist in the production of her work
- King Nobuyoshi Godwin
to secure studio space and business infrastructure for selling work
- Michael Layne
to create a mural background for an environmental sculpture
- Michael Lento
to purchase digital equipment to assist in the production of his work
- Janet Link
to attend an Artist Residency at the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Tennessee
- Cindy Morefield
to create 6 modular carved acrylic paintings and 24 rubbings
- Alberto Ortega
to attend a three day painting workshop in New York
- Megan Sullivan
to frame 12 11"x14" drawings for a show at Flanders Art Gallery
- Tommy Taylor
to create a multimedia exhibit on minimum wage workers
- Martha Thorn
to complete ten new paintings
- Sarah West
to attend a multidisciplinary art conference in Yuma, Arizona
- Hsiang-Ting Yen
to purchase a CAD and 3D Printer workstation to aid with jewelry design and production