Recent Grants

Museums: FY 2010 Grants Panelists

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel A
July 21-24, 2009

Ron Bechet
Visual Artist; Professor
Department of Art
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Kimberly Camp
Visual Artist; Arts Administrator
CEO, Richland Public Facilities District
Hanford Reach Interpretive Center
Kennewick, WA

Jan Gilbert
Visual Artist
New Orleans, LA

Marilu Knode
Associate Director; Head of Research
Future Arts Research
Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ

Lex Leifheit 
Executive Director
SOMArts Cultural Center
San Francisco, CA
Andrea Norris
Independent Arts Consultant
Baldwin City, KS

Jordana Pomeroy
Chief Curator
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Arlington, VA

Eric Steinman (Layperson)
Writer, Editor
Rhinebeck, NY

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel B
July 24, 2009

Kimberly Camp
Visual Artist; Arts Administrator
CEO, Richland Public Facilities District
Hanford Reach Interpretive Center
Kennewick, WA

Rosalie Kessler (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Chevy Chase, MD

Lex Leifheit 
Executive Director
SOMArts Cultural Center
San Francisco, CA

Andrea Norris
Independent Arts Consultant
Baldwin City, KS

Jordana Pomeroy
Chief Curator
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Arlington, VA

Museums – Access to Artistic Excellence FY 10, Panel #2A
December 15-18, 2009

Tom Beisecker (Layperson)
Associate Professor of Communication Studies
University of Kansas
Baldwin City, KS

William Bodine
Director
Frick Art & Historical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Aaron Bryant
Curator
James Lewis Museum of Art
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Nancy Doll
Curator
Director 
Weatherspoon Art Museum
Greensboro, NC

Chris Green
Designer, Puppeteer, Composer
Brooklyn, NY

Sandra Jackson-Dumont
Kayla Skinner Deputy Director of Education & Public Programs
Adjunct Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Franklin Sirmans
Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
The Menil Foundation
Houston, TX

Ann Taulbee
Curator
Hiestand Gallery Director
Miami University
Oxford, OH

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel #2B
December 18, 2009

William Bodine
Director
Frick Art & Historical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Aaron Bryant
Curator
James Lewis Museum of Art
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Lee Dennison (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Bethesda, MD

Chris Green
Designer, Puppeteer, Composer
Brooklyn, NY

Sandra Jackson-Dumont
Kayla Skinner Deputy Director of Education & Public Programs
Adjunct Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Ann Taulbee
Curator
Hiestand Gallery Director
Miami University
Oxford, OH

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel #2C
December 18, 2009

Aaron Bryant
Curator
James Lewis Museum of Art
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Lee Dennison (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Bethesda, MD

Sandra Jackson-Dumont
Kayla Skinner Deputy Director of 
Education & Public Programs
Adjunct Curator of Modern and
Contemporary Art
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Ann Taulbee
Curator
Hiestand Gallery Director
Miami University
Oxford, OH

American Masterpieces: Visual Arts Touring Panel – Panel A
December 11, 2009

Mora Beauchamp-Byrd
Assistant Professor of Art History
Curator of University Art Collections
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Michael Darling
Jon and Mary Shirley Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Lee Dennison (Layperson)
Arts Patron and Community Volunteer
Chevy Chase, MD

Dennis Kiel
Chief Curator
The Light Factory Museum of Photography and Film
Charlotte, NC

Anne Pasternak
President and Artistic Director
Creative Time
Putnam Valley, NY

Carolina Ponce de Leon
Executive Director
Galleria de la Raza
San Francisco, CA

American Masterpieces: Visual Arts Touring Panel – Panel B
December 11, 2009

Mora Beauchamp-Byrd
Assistant Professor of Art History
Curator of University Art Collections
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Michael Darling
Jon and Mary Shirley Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

Lee Dennison (Layperson)
Arts Patron and Community Volunteer
Chevy Chase, MD

Dennis Kiel
Chief Curator
The Light Factory Museum of Photography and Film
Charlotte, NC

Carolina Ponce de Leon
Executive Director
Galleria de la Raza
San Francisco, CA