Emergency Grants

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1516 Artists

Bonnie Collura
Visual Arts
Bellefonte, PA
2022

Bonnie Collura, a sculptor, received a grant in January to present Seven at Hallwalls in Buffalo, NY, on view March 18-April 29

Amber Doe
Visual Arts
Tucson, AZ
2022

Amber Doe, a multimedia artist, received a grant in January to present Self Portrait in the group exhibition Manufactured Narratives at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) in Grand Rapids, MI, on view January 13-May 9.

Anika Kowalik
Visual Arts
Milwaukee, WI
2022

Anika Kowalik, a visual artist, received a grant in January to present work in the 2022 Wisconsin Triennial, Ain’t I a Woman?, at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art in Madison, WI, on view April 16-October 8.

Catalina Ouyang
Visual Arts
Brooklyn, NY
2022

Catalina Ouyang, a visual artist, received a grant in January to present THREE BETRAYALS at No Place Gallery in Columbus, OH, on view January 15-February 19.

Paul Pinto
Music/Sound
Jersey City, NJ
2022

Paul Pinto (Jersey City, NJ), a composer and multidisciplinary performer, received a grant in January to present Whiteness: Part One at La MaMa Experimental Theater Club in New York, with performances February 10-12. 

Angie Pittman
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2022

Angie Pittman, a choreographer and dancer, received a grant in January to present I'll tell you, but please be still at Roulette in Brooklyn, with performances January 27-29.

Abigail Raphael Collins
Visual Arts
Trumansburg, NY
2022

Abigail Raphael Collins, an interdisciplinary artist, received a grant in January to present Out of Play at the Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, screening January 27-May 8.

Gary Sczerbaniewicz
Visual Arts
Buffalo, NY
2022

Gary Sczerbaniewicz, a sculptor, received a grant in January to present Folie à Deux at the Ely Center for Contemporary Arts in New Haven, CT, on view January 11-February 20.

Colin Self
Performance Art/Theater
Brooklyn, NY
2022

Colin Self, a multidisciplinary artist, received a grant in January to present Tip the Ivy at Halle Für Kunst Steiermark in Graz, Austria, with performances February 25-26.

Luke Stewart
Music/Sound
Brooklyn, NY
2022

Luke Stewart, a composer and musician, received a grant in January to perform at Blackhouse in New Orleans, LA on January 20 and 21. 

we are longing collective
Visual Arts
Reno, NV and Albuquerque, NM
2022

we are longing collective, a multidisciplinary artist group, received a grant in January to present we are longing for a future [that will never come] at the Sanitary Tortilla Factory in Albuquerque, NM, on view February 12-March 11. 

Jessica Ackerley
Music/Sound
Honolulu, HI
2021

Jessica Ackerley, a composer and musician, received a grant in September to perform at Notice Recordings in Kingston, NY; Bushwick Public House and Mise En in Brooklyn, NY; and the Downtown Music Gallery in New York, NY, with performances October 2-16.

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.  

Olaniyi Akindiya
Visual Arts
Pflugerville, TX
2021

Olaniyi Akindiya, a visual artist, received a grant in August to present ILE ITAJA - SHOPPINGLIST at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids, MI, on view September 16-October 3.

Olaniyi Akindiya

Jane Ingram Allen and Jami Taback
Visual Arts
Santa Rosa, CA
2021

Jane Ingram Allen and Jami Taback, a papermaker and a printmaker, received a grant in December to present In Deep Water at the Sonoma Community Center in Sonoma, CA, on view January 15-31.

Nahshon Anderson
Poetry
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.

Nefertiti Asanti
Poetry
Oakland, CA
2021

Nefertiti Asanti, a poet, received a grant in October to support a virtual reading from fist of wind hosted by the Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) in San Francisco, CA on November 14.

Sholeh Asgary
Music/Sound
Oakland, CA
2021

Sholeh Asgary, an interdisciplinary sound artist, received a grant in December to present By the Mouth of a Wadi at Tiger Strikes Asteroid in Brooklyn, NY, on view January 8-February 13.

Ian Andrew Askew
Music/Sound
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Ian Andrew Askew, a performance, theater, and musical artist, received a grant in July to present SLAMDANCE at The Performing Garage in New York, NY, with performances in July. 

Ian Andrew Askew

Maria Bauman
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2021

Maria Bauman, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in November to present Desire: A Sankofa Dream at the Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington, DE, on view November 13-14.