Genres Fine Arts

“Memories Interlaced”

Arroyo, Andrea

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Closing Reception for Andrea Arroyo’s "Memories Interlaced" exhibition, featuring female-centered works that examine notions of memory, belonging and body image, displayed in the historic Audubon Ballroom, the site of the assassination of Malcolm X. Read More

Art in the Endangered Everglades (“Alligators and Artists”)

Artists In Residence In Eveglades Inc./Donna Marxer

Year Grant Awarded: 2011

Artists In Residence In Everglades (AIRIE) produced “Alligators and Artists”, a 13-minute DVD and brochure that is actively used to fund raise for our many projects bringing both attention to the endangered Everglades National Park and its artists. Read More

Expanded Art Ideas

Artists Space

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Expanded Art Ideas, Artists Space’s arts in education program, places teaching artists in the classrooms of two underserved New York City public schools, supplying art education to approximately 200 at-risk middle school students annually. Read More

The Federico García Lorca Mural #4

Artmakers Inc.

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The fourth and last of the Federico García Lorca Murals is based on Lorca's poem Sleepless City/Brooklyn Bridge Nocturne. It brings the poetry of the Spanish poet and dramatist to the streets and celebrates the multiculturalism of Bushwick, Brooklyn Read More

Breaking the Cycle of Youth Vandalism Through Beautification

Arts to Grow

Year Grant Awarded: 2015

Arts to Grow students ages 6 and up living in Lincoln Park Apartments in Newark worked with visual arts TA Catt Melendez to create a mural celebrating their neighborhood. Read More

Hands up Dis/Unity Make This Not Us Against Them aka Border Conjure Dazzle

Baker-Tarpaga, Esther

Year Grant Awarded: 2015

A performance installation created by an interdisciplinary team united to confront racism through art. Read More

Time to Leave

Bassis, Aileen

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

Aileen Bassis "Time to Leave" "It was time to leave when we had nothing to eat" "It was time to leave when fires burned" "It was time to leave when my child was sick" Back to: Series of photopolymer etchings with image and text on the theme of refugees and migration. Read More

Ghana Mural Project

Bergart, Andrea

Year Grant Awarded: 2011

The Ghana Mural Project combined my own artistic language with Ghanaian patterns to create a neighborhood mural celebrating and providing color and cultural enrichment to a neglected and impoverished neighborhood. Read More

Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and How It Changed Everything??

Berger, Susan L

Year Grant Awarded: 2015

I created a middle three large panels giving the history of women who worked in the factories and the 1909 strike of women marching and then to the horrific fire at the shirtwaist factory and death of 146 mostly women and the viewer becomes witness. Read More

Rural Women Unseen

Bortner, Lorrie

Year Grant Awarded: 2008

Represented through painting local rural women of the Taos, NM area. Read More

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