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.
Chris Bauder, Las Vegas
Steve Gehrke, Reno
Jennifer Grim, Henderson
Grace Hutchison, Reno
Tracy McQuay, Carson City
Orlando Javier Montenegro Cruz, Las Vegas
Mixed Media and Painting
Fellowship Honorable Mention Grantee
Doug Barrett, Carson City
Francesco Camuglia, Las Vegas
Margot Mink Colbert, Las Vegas
Matthew Couper, Las Vegas
Peter Goin, Reno
Eunkang Koh, Reno
Wei-Wei Le, Las Vegas
Susan Priest, Carson City
Robert Leonard Reid, Carson City
Creative Prose, Nonfiction
Creative Essay, Nonfiction
Literary Arts Panelists
Tara Bray, poet and writing professor at at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Guy Lebeda , writer, poet and journalist. Salt Lake City, UT.
Performing Arts Panelists
Karen Hanan, Executive Director of Arts Northwest, Port Angeles, WA
William F. Russell, performer, teacher and arts manager, Denver, CO.
Visual Arts Panelists
Harriett Green, Visual Arts Director, South Carolina Arts Commission, Columbia, SC
Michael Sweeny, Program Manager for the Washington State Arts Commission Art in Public Places Program, Tacoma, WA.