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Asian American Writers Workshop, Margin Fellows.
January 8, 2020

Mike Albert, Leila Awadallah, Ram Devineni, ManSee Kong, Laura Ortman, Laimah Osman, and Tony Whitfield received month-long residencies at Camargo Foundation, a residential center offering programming in the Arts and Humanities in Cassis, France.

December 11, 2019

12 grants totaling $345,100 were authorized by the Jerome Board of Directors to fund film projects by New York City filmmakers.

December 11, 2019

Five grants totaling $134,900 were authorized by the Jerome Board of Directors to fund film projects by Minnesota filmmakers.

October 24, 2019

A useful companion to the RE-Tool guide, the Annotated Guide to RE-Tool (pdf) was published in the Fall 2019 issue of the GIA Reader.

June 3, 2019

At its annual Meeting on June 2, 2019, the Jerome Foundation Members of the Corporation elected Nick Slade, judge advocate with the Minnesota National Guard, to its ranks as a new Member, and Rick Scott, VP of Finance and Vice President of Finance and Compliance, McKnight Foundation to the Jerome Foundation Board of Directors.

March 25, 2019

We are deeply saddened by the news that Robert Byrd, former Jerome Foundation Program Director and documentary filmmaker died Saturday, March 23, losing his three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.

March 18, 2019

60 Fellowships awarded to early career artists in Minnesota and New York City in the inaugural year of the grant program.

March 8, 2019

Noel W Anderson, Carrie Hawks, Kelley Meister, Kavita Shah, Emily Strasser, Michael Torres, and Imani Uzuri received month-long residencies at Camargo Foundation, a residential center offering programming in the Arts and Humanities in Cassis, France.

February 21, 2019

Americans for the Arts, a leading nonprofit dedicated to advancing the arts in America, is hosting their 2019 Annual Convention in the Twin Cities, June 13-16. Early career artists, who are residents of Minnesota or the 5 boroughs of New York City, and who are interested in attending may apply for a scholarship to attend.

January 24, 2019

We are greatly saddened with the news of the death of Jonas Mekas, filmmaker, curator, archivist, critic and all-around evangelist for independently made, avant-garde, experimental and underground movies and performances.