General Program Grantees Announced

The Board of Directors of the Jerome Foundation is delighted to announce the following awards made June 11, 2017 through the Foundation’s General Program—5 grants totaling $123,000.

DANCE

Abrons Arts Center, New York, New York, received $21,000 in support of three commissioned projects by emerging performing artists in 2017-18. The selected choreographers receive a year of residency time to develop and present new work.

Brooklyn Arts Exchange, Brooklyn, New York, received $24,000 over two years as fiscal sponsor in support of Marjani Forté & Works' development and production of Memoirs of a….Unicorn.

Brooklyn Arts Exchange, Brooklyn, New York, received $24,000 over two years as fiscal sponsor in support of Ni'Ja Whitson's development and production of Time Trickle ‘Cross You (The Hunted).

VISUAL ARTS

Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, Minnesota, received $39,000 in support of the 2018 Emerging Artist Fellowship Program, providing residency and installation opportunities to six emerging three-dimensional artists from Minnesota and New York City to create large-scale sculpture to be exhibited at Franconia's 43-acre sculpture park.

Lower East Side Printshop, New York, New York, received $15,000 in support of eight emerging artists for Keyholder Residencies in FY2018.  Artists will receive free studio access for a full year, free materials, technical assistance, stipends, exhibitions, career development workshops, and networking opportunities.

Published July 19, 2017

by Andrea Brown

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Step 1/preliminary application for Organization Grants is now open. The deadline is September 14, 2017.

The application for the New York City and Minnesota Film,Video, and Digital Production Grant Program is now open. The deadline is August 24, 2017.

The Travel and Study Grant Program application will open September 1, 2017. The deadline is December 7, 2017.

Learn more about the programs via the links above or go to the login page to start your application.

 

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