Emergency Grants

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1954 Artists

Evvie Allison
Dance
New York, NY
2024

Evvie Allison, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present Making Practice Moves at Pageant in Brooklyn, NY, with performances March 21-22.

Anzû Quartet
Music/Sound
Boscawen, NH
2024

Anzû Quartet, an ensemble of clarinet, violin, cello, and piano, received a grant in February to premiere compositions by Ryan Carter, Anna Webber, and Aftab Darvishi at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY, on March 4 and the Short North Stage in Columbus, OH on March 5.

Diane Appaix-Castro
Visual Arts
New Orleans, LA
2024

Diane Appaix-Castro, a sculptor and experiential installation artist, received a grant in February to present Abismo at The Front in New Orleans, LA, on view April 13-May 4.

Ei Arakawa-Nash
Performance Art/Theater
Los Angeles, CA
2024

Ei Arakawa-Nash, a performance artist, received a grant in January to present Syllabus Performance in the Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions 2024 at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan, with performances on February 8, 10, 11, and 12.

Maura Brewer
Visual Arts
Altadena, CA
2024

Maura Brewer, a video-essayist and performance artist, received a grant in January to present Offshore at Canary Test in Los Angeles, CA, opening March 30.

Lenka Clayton
Visual Arts
Pittsburgh, PA
2024

Lenka Clayton, a collaborative artist team, received a grant in January to present Storm in Ten Parts at the historic home and studio of the late composer Conlon Nancarrow in Mexico City, Mexico, on view February 5-March 1.

Norberto Collazo
Dance
San Juan, PR
2024

Norberto Collazo, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present Still W@andering at The American Dance Guild Performance Festival 2024 at Ailey Citigroup Theater in New York, NY on February 24.

Kenneth Collins
Performance Art/Theater
Sandy, UT
2024

Kenneth Collins, a transdisciplinary artist working at the intersection of digital media, performance, cinema, and installation, received a grant in February to present MEDITATION CRATE (transducer) at The Performance Arcade in Wellington, New Zealand, with performances February 21-25.

Lacina Coulibaly
Dance
New Haven, CT
2024

Lacina Coulibaly, a dancer and choreographer, received a grant in February to present Until the Lion Tells the Story… at New York Live Arts in New York, NY, with performances March 28-30.

Caroline Davis
Music/Sound
Brooklyn, NY
2024

Caroline Davis, a composer and saxophonist, received a grant in February to present a West Coast tour of her protest band, Alula, to Portland Jazz Festival in Portland, OR; Imagine Jazz in Spokane, WA; Minaret Records in Los Angeles, CA; Tyrant Studios in Vancouver, Canada; and SF Jazz in San Francisco, CA, with performances March 2-8.

Molly Valentine Dierks
Visual Arts
Boulder, CO
2024

Molly Valentine Dierks, a multidisciplinary artist, received a grant in February to present Day Labor Series: Day Labor & To Love One Another at the Sheila & Houston Hill Courtyard Gallery in Fort Worth, TX, on view March 12, 2024-January 1, 2026.

Jordam Glenn
Music/Sound
Alameda, CA
2024

Jordan Glenn, a percussionist, improviser, and composer, received a grant in January to present The Party at Dresher Ensemble Studio in Oakland, CA on February 9 and 10.

Stacy Grossfield
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2024

Stacy Grossfield, a choreographer, received a grant in February to present metamorphosis 2 at The Chocolate Factory Theater in Long Island City, NY, with performances March 20-31.

Evelyn Hang Yin
Visual Arts
Los Angeles, CA
2024

Evelyn Hang Yin and Coffee Kang, visual artists, received a grant in January to present to draw a house at LA Artcore in Los Angeles, CA, on view February 10-March 15.

Dorchel Haqq
Dance
New York, NY
2024

Dorchel Haqq, a dance artist, received a grant in January to present in the swallow at Judson Memorial Church in New York, NY on February 21.

Irene Hsiao
Dance
Chicago, IL
2024

Irene Hsiao, a dancer, writer, and photographer, received a grant in January to present If The Sky Could Dream in the exhibition Dragons Revisited at the Heritage Museum of Asian Art in Chicago, IL, on view February 9, 2024-February 8, 2025.

Michelle Jaffé
Visual Arts
New York, NY
2024

Michelle Jaffé, an interdisciplinary artist, received a grant in February to present Wappen Field in conjunction with the group exhibition Behind the Mask: The Art of Women Welders at Culture Lab LIC in Long Island City, NY, on view March 7-April 28.

Ali Kaeini
Visual Arts
Richmond, VA
2024

Ali Kaeini, a visual artist, received a grant in February to present Tree Station St, a solo exhibition at DDDD Pictures in New York, NY, on view March 28-April 28.

Mo Kong
Visual Arts
Sunnyside, NY
2024

Mo Kong, a multidisciplinary artist, received a grant in January to present Swift Island Chain at Smack Mellon in Brooklyn, NY, on view February 10-April 17.

Mia Martelli
Dance
Brooklyn, NY
2024

Mia Martelli, a dance artist, received a grant in February to present Broadchannel at the Gowanus Dredger’s Canoe Club Boathouse in Brooklyn, NY, with performances April 26-27.