FY16 Artist Fellowship & Fellowship Project Grant Recipients

Annual Artist Fellowship grants of $5,000 were awarded to four Fellows and three Honorable Mention grants of $500 to visual artists living in Nevada.


Fellowship

Media

Grant Award


Erik Burke, Reno
Gig De Pio, Las Vegas
Justin Favela, Las Vegas
David Rowe, Las Vegas

Painting
Painting
Sculpture
Sculpture

$5,000
$5,000
$5,000
$5,000

Fellowship Honorable Mention Grantee

Media

Grant Award

Dean Burton, Reno
Nate Clark, Reno
Nick Larsen, Reno

Photography
Painting
Mixed Media

$500
$500
$500


An annual Fellowship Project grant of $7,000 was awarded to one artist who have received the maximum allowed number of NAC fellowships (two and more).

Fellowship Project Grant

Media

Grant Award


Joseph DeLappe, Reno

Digital Media

$7,000


 FY16 Artist Fellowship Grants Panelists


  • Xochi Solis, artist and director of Events and Public Programming, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas, Austin TX
  • David Wells, artist and director, Edgewood College Gallery, Madison, WI
  • James Werner, artist, and professor, Department of Art & Design and Media Arts, Society & Technology’s STS program, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo