Recent Grants

Visual Arts: FY 2017 Grants Panelists

Art Works – Panel A
June 28, 2016

Rick Hernandez
Artist
Director, Lay Caregiver Initiative
Texas Health Institute
Austin, TX

Namiko Kunimoto
Assistant Professor
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

John Muse  
Visiting Assistant Professor
Haverford College
Bryn Mawr, PA

Caren Ponty (Layperson)
Consultant
CP Consulting
Carlisle, MA

Peter Prinz
Designer, Sculptor, Furniture Maker
CEO, Co-Founder
Space One Eleven
Homewood, AL

Tobias Wofford
Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Art History
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA

Art Works – Panel B
June 28, 2016

Jane Black
Founder
Build Art In, LLC
Dayton, OH

Raquel de Anda
Independent Curator, Cultural Producer
Brooklyn, NY

Adina Lerner (Layperson)
Emerging Technologies/Instructional Librarian
Glendale Community College
Los Angeles, CA

Todd Palmer
Associate Director and Curator
National Public Housing Museum
Chicago, IL

Charles Tatum
Writer
Editorial and Communications Manager
Pelican Bomb
New Orleans, LA

Namita Wiggers
Writer, Curator, Educator, Artist
Director
Critical Craft Forum
Portland, OR

Art Works – Panel C
June 30, 2016

Wendy Beren (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Seattle, WA

Jennifer Gonzalez
Professor, History of Art
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Seung Lee
Artist
Professor of Art
Long Island University, Post Campus
Huntington Station, NY

Nat May
Executive Director
SPACE Gallery
Portland, ME

Dylan Miner
Director, American Indian Studies Program  and Associate Professor
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI

Laura Warriner
Visual Artist, Curator
Founder and Creative Director
Untitled [ArtSpace]
Oklahoma City, OK

Art Works II - Panel A
November 21, 2016

Wendy Beren (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Seattle, WA

Suzanne Bethel
Visual Artist
Executive Director    
The Art League
Annandale, VA

Nayland Blake
Artist, Educator
Chair, Bard M.F.A. program
International Center of Photography
Brooklyn, NY

Mario Chacon
Artist
Associate Dean, Special Programs
Grossmont College
San Diego, CA

Mark Masuoka
Executive Director, CEO
Akron Art Museum
Akron, OH

Dana Turkovic
Curator of Exhibitions
Laumeier Sculpture Park
St. Louis, MO

Art Works II - Panel B
November 21, 2016

Betti-Sue Hertz
Contemporary Arts Curator, Arts Administrator, Writer, Teacher
San Francisco, CA

Steven Ladd
Artist
New York, NY

Silvio Lim (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Silver Spring, MD

Holly Moye
Executive Director
Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition
Oklahoma City, OK

Bob Snead
Artist, Executive Director
Press Street DBA Antenna Gallery
New Orleans, LA

Art Works II - Panel C
November 22, 2016

Amanda Brinkman
Creative and Operations Director
Pelican Bomb
Director
Pelican Bomb Gallery X
New Orleans, LA

Stephen Garrett Dewyer
Artist, Writer, Professor
Co-Founding Editor
Infinite Mile, A Journal of Art and Culture(s)
Detroit, MI

Will Duncan (Layperson)
Adjunct Instructor, School of Professional and Graduate Studies
Baker University
Lawrence, KS

Deidre McPherson
Curator of Public Programs
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland
Cleveland Heights, OH

Masako Onodera
Associate Professor, Metals and Contemporary Art Jewelry
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, WI

John Powers
Artist, Associate Professor of Sculpture
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

Art Works II - Panel D
November 22, 2016

Shayna McConville
Division Manager of Cultural Arts
City of Kettering
Dayton, OH

Julio Morales
Artist
Curator of Visual Arts, University Art Museum
Arizona State University
Founder and Director
Queens Nails Annex/Projects
Phoenix, AZ

Laurel Nakadate
Photographer, Filmmaker, Video Artist
Dover Plains, NY

Mary Smith (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Washington, DC

Namita Wiggers
Writer, Curator, Educator, Artist
Director and Co-Founder
Critical Craft Forum
Portland, OR