Recent Grants

Visual Arts: FY 2018 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A
June 27, 2017

James M. Baker
Executive Director
Pilchuck Glass School
Seattle, WA

Lauren O. Haynes
Curator, Contemporary Art
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Bentonville, AR

Patricia L. Hernandez
Visual Artist, Archivist, Art Historian
Studio One Archive Resource
Houston, TX

Irmela D. Levin (Layperson)
Retired CPA
Chicago, IL

Mina Takahashi
Editor
Hand Papermaking, Inc.
Walton, NY

Art Works - Panel B
June 27, 2017

Matthew Z. Chase-Daniel
Artist, Curator, Administrator
Axle Contemporary
Santa Fe, NM

Jeffrey Gibson
Artist, Professor
Germantown, NY

Michelle P. Mansour
Executive Director
Root Division
Oakland, CA

Regina Reichert
Co-Director
Power House Productions
Detroit, MI

Norbert W. Sugayan (Layperson)
Managing Partner
Free Vector Advisors
Snohomish, WA

Claudia Zapata
Graduate Student
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Art Works - Panel C
June 28, 2017

Wendy Beren (Layperson)
Arts Patron/Community Volunteer
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
Seattle, WA

Edgar A. Heap of Birds
Professor of Art/Artist
Oklahoma City, OK

Veronique Le Melle
Executive Director
Artpace, Inc.
San Antonio, TX

Susan B. Myers
Assistant Curator & Project Manager
Association for Public Art
Philadelphia, PA

Claire AM Tancons
Contemporary Art Curator/Artistic Director
Extemporary
New Orleans, LA

Ryan L. Wong
Arts Writer, Curator
Brooklyn, NY

Art Works - Panel D
June 28, 2017

Cecily C. Cullen
Director and Curator
Center for Visual Art
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO

Jennifer Dowley
Nonprofit Advisor
Millerton, NY

Kennard L. Jones (Layperson)
Freelancer
Washington, D.C.

John J. Salvest
Artist/Professor
Jonesboro, AR

Christopher R. Taylor
President/Arts Consultant
The Clay Studio
Philadelphia, PA

Christina Yu Yu
Director
Pacific Asian Museum, University of Southern California
Irvine, CA

Art Works II - Panel A
Nov 14, 2017

Taylor Aldridge
Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art
Detroit Institute of Arts
Detroit, MI

Jeannie Friedman
Mixed-media Artist/Creative Director/Graphic Designer
Bronx, NY

Magdalena A Garcia
Founder and Executive Director
El Museo Latino
Bellevue, NE

Mark Sloan
Director of the Halsey Gallery
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC

David P Telepak (Layperson)
Retired/Arts Patron
Miami Beach, FL

Stewart D. Wong
Resident Artist
Parks & Recreation Seward Park Clay Studio
Northwest Designer Craftsmen Association
Seattle, WA

Art Works II - Panel B
Nov 14, 2017

Jim Cogswell
Professor
Stamps School of Art & Design
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI

Genevieve Coutroubis
Director of Artist Programs
Center for Emerging Visual Artists
Philadelphia, PA

Shaun R Giles
Assistant Director for Community Engagement
Frist Center for the Visual Arts Inc.
Nashville, TN

Caroline Luzene Hill
Multi-media Artist
Atlanta, GA

William Mague
Executive Director
Soap Factory
Minneapolis, MN

Patricia S Sinay (Layperson)
Consultant
Encinitas, CA

Art Works II - Panel C
Nov 15, 2017

Liz Bowman
Public Art Administrator
Kansas City, MO

Morel Doucet
Teaching Artist
Jorge M. Perez Art Museum of Miami Dade County
Miami, FL

Ivan Lozano
Artist
Chicago, IL

Dennis Nance
Curator
Galveston Arts Center, Inc.
Houston, TX

Caren Ponty (Layperson)
Consultant/Arts Patron
Carlisle, MA

Irene Tsatsos
Director of Exhibition Programs/Chief Curator
Armory Center for the Arts
Kagel Canyon, CA