FY11 Artist Fellowship Grant Recipients

Annual Artist Fellowship grants of $5,000 were awarded to six Fellows and nine Honorable Mention grants of $500 to literary, performing and visual artists living in Nevada.

Fellowship

Media

Grant Award


Queala Clancy, Las Vegas
Darren Thomas Johnson, Las Vegas
Nickolaus Larsen, Sparks
Matthew O’Brien, Las Vegas
Eugene Shapiro, , Henderson
James David Udall, Reno

Performance/Dance
Mixed Media
Mixed Media
Creative Nonfiction
Music Composition
Poetry

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


Fellowship Honorable Mention

Media

Grant Award

Linda Alterwitz, Las Vegas
Rebecca Bosshart, Las Vegas
Dean Burton, Reno
Bryan Christiansen, Reno
Catherine Cotter, Reno
Jorge Grossmann, Henderson
Scott A. Lukas, Minden
Athena Mertes, Las Vegas
Susan Priest, Gardnerville

Photography
Creative Fiction
Photography
Sculpture
Music Performance/Vocal
Music Composition
Creative Nonfiction
Music Performance/Vocal
Creative Nonfiction

$500
$500
$500
$500
$500
$500
$500
$500
$500


Literary Arts Panelists
Alex Caldiero, Poet/Artist in Residence, Philosophy/Humanities Department, Utah Valley University, Orem UT
Pam Houston, Author and Director, Creative Writing, U.C. Davis, Sacramento, CA

Performing Arts Panelist
Stephen Elliott, Theatre Manager, Meydenbauer Center Bellevue, WA
Pam South, soprano, Portland, OR
Jennifer Tsukayama, Director, Performing Arts, Arizona Commission on the  Arts and Founder/Artistic Director, Tsukayama Dance Collaborative, Phoenix AZ

Visual Arts Panelists
Wally Bivins, Executive Director, Poetry Northwest, Seattle, WA
Karen Kitchel, painter, Los Angeles, CA
Barbara Robinson, Director, Artist Services, Idaho Commission on the Arts, Boise ID