Category: Art

GRANT #316: Survivor Girl Ukulele Band Project 10/15/2018
Our Next MacArthur-CNN Hero–Nobel Winner? The Survivor Girl Ukulele Band & The Woman Who (Literally) Dreamed Of Rescuing Them
GRANT #196: Micromuseums 06/06/2016
Captivating dollhouse sized museums that will induce curiosity through the power of education and observation.
GRANT #194: All My Relations: A Native America Portrait 05/23/2016
Stunning portraits showcasing the strength and resilience of Native Americans.
GRANT #185: Bahia Project 03/21/2016
Meet Olek, the “Queen of Crochet."
GRANT #183: Ubuntu Performance Camp 2K16 03/07/2016
Bringing slam poetry to the streets of Philly.
GRANT #181: Sidewalk Kintsukuroi 02/22/2016
You will never look at sidewalk cracks the same way again.
GRANT #157: Tennessee Woman Suffrage Monument 09/07/2015
A monument to honor the Tennessee women who secured ratification of the 19th Amendment and made Woman Suffrage the law of the land.
GRANT #150 : Well-Groomed 07/20/2015
A short film revealing the colorful, vibrant, and extreme world of competitive, creative dog grooming.
GRANT #143: Unconventional Apology Project 06/01/2015
Sparked by a family tragedy, the portrait and interview series focuses on female survivors of domestic violence.
GRANT #137: Kolossos Bike Zoo 04/20/2015
Katrina Brees, a former Queen of Carnival, is using her parade-building skills to make a difference in the animal kingdom
GRANT #133: LA Storytellers Outdoor Film Series 03/16/2015
LA Renaissance to host a monthly outdoor film series featuring diverse and female filmmakers.
GRANT #130: Disparate Minds: Progressive Art Studios 02/23/2015
Progressive studios across the country make room for adult artists living with developmental disabilities!
GRANT #127: Perform: oil & duct tape installation 02/02/2015
An evocative exhibition that explores how people connect and communicate in the digital age.
GRANT #124: Art Barter Mexico 01/12/2015
A cross-continental platform of free exchange between artists and the public.
GRANT #118: Say It In Color: Art for Suicide Survivors 12/01/2014
An avenue for emotional healing through creative expression for troubled youth.
GRANT #113: Mobile Cinema 10/27/2014
Films that challenge communities in Central Africa to confront difficult realities and reach peaceful resolutions.
GRANT #111: Spawn of the Gerrymander 10/13/2014
The six-headed sequel to a landmark illustration powered by social commentary.
GRANT #101: The Human in the Bird, opera buffa 08/04/2014
An artistic investigation into the effects of human interaction & environment on the language of birds.
GRANT #99: Awareness and Prevention Through Art 07/20/2014
Painting the towns in North Jordan with Syrian and Jordanian youth.
GRANT #95: Prototypo 06/23/2014
Font fetishists find fulfillment in an open-source online application that allows them to design their own typefaces.
GRANT #91: Skies Painted With Unnumbered Sparks 05/26/2014
Exploring public art and urban transformation to create dynamic, accessible art spaces.
GRANT #90: Paper Doll Parties in the Park 05/14/2014
Parks, parties and vintage paper dolls create conversation around diversity, identity and individual narrative.
GRANT #86: Mikst / Me-di-an 04/21/2014
A photo and video archive comprised of mixed race people of all ages, from all walks of life.
GRANT #80: Terminus 03/10/2014
Site-specific installations made out of blacklight and twine create “three-dimensional drawings”
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B’Seder 02/27/2014
A social medium for Polish and Jewish communities
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HOLOSCENES 02/23/2014
Artistic director, designer, and visionary Lars Jan is submerging us in this live aquatic performance spectacle.
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Babies in Space 02/12/2014
The world of Lucy McRae is one that traverses fashion, technology and the body into one awesome creation after another.
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DIY Sustainable Art Symposium 02/11/2014
This summer, Margaret and 3 others are launching their DIY Sustainable Art Symposium for artists everywhere.
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Dark Matter 02/01/2014
Self-censorship was part of daily life for new media artist and art activist, Morehshin Allahyari.
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Infinity Burial Project 02/01/2014
The Infinity Burial Suit that commits our bodies to a cleaner, greener Earth, even after death.
GRANT #42: No, No Estamos Locos 12/02/2013
Sharing stories from Mexico City on tortilla papers.
GRANT #41: Community Canvases 11/25/2013
Making Buffalo and Western New York a more connected city through public art project and events.
GRANT #40: Hope Through Common Threads 11/18/2013
Providing a space for refugee women to preserve their cultures and transition to life in America with more ease.
GRANT #39: Dances Made to Order 11/11/2013
Every month, 3 talented artists are invited to create a 5-minute dance film on a theme selected by community.
GRANT #38: Performance, Potluck & Punch 11/04/2013
Potlucks include two ingredients key to cultural transformation: food and shared experience.
GRANT #31: You & Me 09/16/2013
Discovering the cultural similarities and differences in mourning, while providing a one of a kind experience.
GRANT #29: Bat Cloud 09/02/2013
When Professor and Architect Joyce Hwang sent us a Bat-Signal (quite literally) what else could we do but answer with awesome?
GRANT #26: Twistedly Dandified 08/12/2013
If you’ve never been Twistedly Dandified, then Bobby Zokaites invites you to climb into the wonder.
GRANT #25: Green Graffiti, Moss Murals for Montessori 08/05/2013
Not only will these children learn about moss, they’ll become graffiti artists, using "moss paint."
GRANT #14: Gaia Milieu for “The Color Wheel” at HERE 05/20/2013
Contemporary artist & printmaker making "The Color Wheel" to engage viewers in a sensual conversation.
GRANT #12: Trash Trees 05/06/2013
One person's trash is becoming another's treasure.
GRANT #6: Anouk Wipprecht’s ‘Fluid Fashion’ Workshop 03/25/2013
All hail the queen of fashionable technology!
GRANT #5: Luminescence 03/18/2013
A visual design studio that transforms physical spaces into memorable visual experiences.