Grantee tags art

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

Un-War

Niro, Maria

Year Grant Awarded: 2015

"Un-War! features artist Krzysztof Wodiczko and his thought provoking political urban-interventions. Since 1968, the radical artist has been single-mindedly creating works for the purpose of challenging audiences all over the world on some of the mo Read More

Wallkill River School of Art (2014)

Wallkill River School of Art

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Scholarships for children to attend Farm Camp and other arts/environment related summer camp programs offered by our nonprofit arts org. Low income youth were given 50 scholarships to summer camps where they learned about environmental and art. Read More

Watercolors of Majestic Trees-Awareness of Global Warming

Nappi, Ninetta

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

My watercolors of "Majestic Trees" were created for the purpose of Global Warming Awareness. A major concern in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, trees have the ability to absorb carbon dioxide, the gas most responsible for this greenhouse effect. Read More

New Generation Arts Lab

Halleckson, Lindsy

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

New Generation Arts Lab, a series of open studio events encouraged creativity, increased participation in the arts, and developed dialogue and connections within the Twin Cities community through activities that are unexpected, fun, and interactive. Read More

Window Studio

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The Window Studio project takes a participatory approach to traditional portraiture to create a collaborative portrait of the neighborhood of Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Read More

Legacy of the Land Through Art

Legacy Land Conservancy

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The Legacy of the Land Through Art project chose artists to create works about the lands preserved through the Conservancy. Both private and public lands gave the artist an opportunity to connect with the natural spaces through three seasons. Read More

“Memories Interlaced” by Andrea Arroyo

Arroyo, Andrea

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Arroyo’s female-centered works repurpose used fabrics to examine notions of memory, belonging and body image, and are displayed within the striking architectural elements of the Audubon Ballroom, c.1912 and the site of the assassination of Malcolm X. Read More

Developing Native Content at the Tahawus Center

The Tahawus Center

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The Tahawus Center exhibits the art and culture of Mohawk in their indigenous region of the Adirondack Mountains, which today knows little of the people and vibrant culture which existed here before. Read More

Red Thread: the prisoner and the painter

Spear, Duston

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Two women of the sixties in their sixties examine the choices that has kept one of them in prison for thirty years and find that they share the invisibility of aging and internment. Based on the poetry of former radical, Judy Clark. Read More