Emergency Grants

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Stephanie Acosta
Performance Art/Theater
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Stephanie Acosta, an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, received a grant in April to present Good Day God Damn at The Chocolate Factory Theater in Long Island City, May 15-June 6.  

Nahshon Anderson
Performance Art/Theater
Los Angeles, CA
2021

Nahshon Dion Anderson, a writer and performer, received a grant in March to present Honoring our Trancestors virtually on March 31.

Trevor Bazile
Performance Art/Theater
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Trevor Bazile, an interdisciplinary artist and director, received a grant in April to present ACT 1, PROLOGUE: BACKWOODS at the Next Waves Theater at Volksbühne Theater in Berlin, May 21-31.  

Sula Bermudez-Silverman
Visual Arts
Altadena, CA
2021

Sula Bermudez-Silverman, a multidisciplinary artist and sculptor, received a grant in February to present To Fear a Painted Devil at Murmurs in Los Angeles, on view March 6-April 10.

Jessica Blinkhorn
Performance Art/Theater
Atlanta, GA
2021

Jessica Elaine Blinkhorn, a performance artist, received a grant in March to present The Normal Depot: The Cost of Being Normal in Art in Odd Places 2021: Normal on May 14.

Crystal Z. Campbell
Visual Arts
Oklahoma City, OK
2021

Crystal Z. Campbell, a visual artist, received a grant in April to present Notes From Black Wall Street (Or How to Project Yourself into the Future) at ahha in Tulsa, OK, May 7-July 25.

Janessa Clark
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Janessa Clark, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present COMMUNION at HERE Arts Center, in New York, with weekly screenings February 5-July 1.

Zorica Colic
Visual Arts
New York, NY
2021

Zorica Colic, a sculptor and installation and video artist, received a grant in April to present Cutaneous Vision in the group exhibition Shifting Sands at ChaShaMa in New York, May 14-June 10.

Lizania Cruz
Visual Arts
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Lizania Cruz, a visual and performance artist, received a grant in April to present In Search of Motives at A.I.R. Gallery in Brooklyn, April 23-May 25.

Rachelle Dang and Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow
Visual Arts
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Rachelle Dang and Jodie Lyn-Kee-Chow (Brooklyn, NY), visual and performance artists, received a grant in March to present Daughters of Lam at Five Myles in Brooklyn, NY, on view April 24-May 30.

Maria De Los Angeles
Visual Arts
Jersey City, NJ
2021

Maria De Los Angeles, a visual artist, received a grant in March to install a two-person exhibition at the Instituto Cultural de Mexico at the Mexican Consulate of Miami in Miami, FL, on view April 1-May 14.

Jeremy Dean
Visual Arts
Princeville, HI
2021

Jeremy Dean, a sculptor, filmmaker, and multimedia artist, received a grant in February to present Neither I, Nor Time, Nor History at MOCA Jacksonville in Jacksonville, FL, on view February 19-May 19.

Elena Demyanenko
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Elena Demyanenko, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present welter at Roulette, in Brooklyn, with live-streamed performances March 10-12.

Eseosa Edebiri
Visual Arts
Chicago, IL
2021

Eseosa Edebiri, a digital, text, and textile artist, received a grant in February to present the Akugbe series in the group exhibition Diasporic Futurism Pt. II at Root Division in San Francisco, CA, on view February 1-27.

Chris Emile
Dance
Tarzana, CA
2021

Chris Emile, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to screen hbny at the Getty Center in Los Angeles on May 1.

Daria Fain
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Daria Fain, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present patch the sky with 5 colored stones at the Chocolate Factory Theater, in Long Island, NY, with live-streamed screenings March 4-6.

Alanna Fields
Visual Arts
New York, NY
2021

Alanna Fields, a photography and mixed media artist, received a grant in April to present Mirages of Dreams Past at Baxter Street in New York, May 5-June 9. 

David Gissen
Visual Arts
New York, NY
2021

David Gissen, an architect and historian, received a grant in April to present An Archaeology of Disability with Jennifer Stager and Mantha Zarmakoupi at the Venice Architecture Biennale in Venice, on view May 22-November 30.

Baris Gokturk
Visual Arts
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Baris Gokturk, a visual artist and filmmaker, received a grant in January to present Pass the Torch at The Boiler at ELM Foundation, in Brooklyn, May 15-August 15.

Kathy Goodell
Visual Arts
New Paltz, NY
2021

Kathy Goodell, a visual artist, received a grant in January to present Infra-Loop, Selections 1994-2020 at Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, February 6-July 11.