Recent Grants

Visual Arts: FY 2019 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A
June 26, 2018

Ron Bechet
Professor of Art
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Amy Chan
Assistant Professor of Art
University of Virginia
Richmond, VA

Steven Ladd
Artist
Brooklyn, NY

Chris Lenz (Layperson)
Vice President and Corporate Controller
Aprimo US, LLC
Barrington, IL

Wendy Red Star
Visual Artist
Portland, OR

Jova Lynne
Curatorial Fellow
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Higland Park, MI

Art Works - Panel B
June 26, 2018

Ruth Abrahams
Graphic Designer
Washington, DC

Will Duncan (Layperson)
Graduate Student
Lawrence, KS

Ruth Estevez Gomez
Curator and Researcher
Los Angeles, CA

Juanita Lanzo-Guilbe
Gallery Director
Bronx Council on the Arts, Inc.
New York, NY

Emily Smith
Executive Director
1708 Gallery
Richmond, VA

Rodney Veal
Adjunct Faculty
Sinclair College
Dayton, OH

Art Works - Panel C
June 27, 2018

Elisabeth Berry (Layperson)
Investor Relations/Arts Patron
Brooklyn, NY

Tina Freeman
Photographer
New Orleans, LA
Phung Xuan Huynh

Associate Professor of Art
Los Angeles Valley College
Los Angeles, CA

Miranda C Krajniak
Executive Director of the UICA
Ferris State University
Grand Rapids, MI

Raechell Smith
Director
H&R Block Artspace
Kansas City Art Institute
Kansas City, MO

Art Works - Panel D
June 27, 2018

Jack Becker
Director of Consulting and Creative Services
FORECAST Public Artworks
Minneapolis, MN

Jackie Clay
Executive Director
Coleman Center for the Arts
York, AL

Martina Dodd
Museum Education Curator
Robert W. Woodruff Library
Atlanta University Center
Atlanta, GA

Deborah P. Kynes (Layperson)
Elected Official, City of Dunedin, FL
Dunedin, FL

Jordan Martin
Programs Assistant
Washington Project for the Arts
Washington, DC

Buzz Spector
Professor of Art
Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts
Washington University
St. Louis, MO

Art Works II Panel A
Nov 29, 2018

Heather Ahtone
Senior Curator
American Indian Cultural Center Foundation
Norman, OK

Jack Becker
Director of Consulting and Creative Services
FORECAST Public Artworks
Minneapolis, MN

Wendy Beren (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Seattle, WA

Elysia Borowy-Reeder
Executive Director
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Detroit, MI

Joyce Tsai
Curator and Clinical Associate Professor
College of Education
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Art Works II Panel B
Nov 29, 2018

Matt D Collinsworth
Director of the Lexington Art League
Morehead State University
Owingsville, KY

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

Hee Sook L Kim
Professor and Chair
Fine Arts Department
Haverford College
Ardmore, PA

Mary Marsh (Layperson)
Television News Producer/Video Producer
Washington, DC

Andrew Conway McClintock
Owner and Director
Ever Gold Projects
San Francisco, CA

Barbara L Whitney
Executive Director
Lansing Art Gallery, IN

Art Works II Panel C
Nov 30, 2018

Carrie P Geraci
Executive Director
Jackson Hole Public Art
Jackson, WY

Tomiko Jones
Assistant Professor, Artist
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Madison, WI

Bill May
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Pigeon Forge, TN

April Thomas
Vice President of Human Resources
Victoria Theatre Association
West Chester, OH

Carole VanderWilde (Layperson)
Local Non-Profit Work Board Member
Spokane, WA

Christopher D Vitiello (Layperson)
Communication Strategist, NCSU Libraries
North Carolina State University
Durham, NC

Art Works II Panel D
Nov 30, 2018

Dianne Cripe
Arts Administrator and Consultant
Tempe, AZ

David Dadone
Executive Director & Chief Curator
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
Lakewood, CO

Catherine Flowers (Layperson)
Rural Development Manager
Franklin Humanities Institute at the Human Rights Center
Duke University
Montgomery, AL

Maya Hayashi
Education Specialist
Wing Luke Memorial Foundation
Seattle, WA

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

Theresa Rose
Artist, Independent Curator and Educator
Graduate Fine Arts
Moore College of Art and Design
Philadelphia, PA