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M-AAA Artistic Innovations Grants announced

M-AAA Artistic Innovations Grants announced

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Calder Kamin (Artist INC KC Fellow and Artist INC Austin administrator) received a $5,000 Artistic Innovations grant from Mid-America Arts Alliance and Artist INC Austin Fellow Jennifer Chenowith (Fisterra Studio) received a $15,000 grant.

M-AAA has selected its next recipients for its esteemed Artistic Innovations Grants, awarding up to $15,000 to individual artists and arts organizations throughout M-AAA’s region.…

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Artist INC Lawrence Fellow Christy Wittmer Awarded Fullbright Grant

Artist INC Lawrence Fellow Christy Wittmer Awarded Fullbright Grant

ACWittmer_06rtist INC Lawrence Fellow Christy Wittmer was recently awarded a Fulbright grant to travel to Jingdezhen, China. This award will allow Wittmer to spend 10 months investigating creative culture within China’s “Porcelain Capital,” documenting innovations in traditional and contemporary ceramic sculpture and create a new body of work that “utilizes the ceramic resources located within the sculpture factory of Jingdezhen.…

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AI KC Fellow Rachelle Gardner-Roe Commissioned for Feminist Artist Awards

AI KC Fellow Rachelle Gardner-Roe Commissioned for Feminist Artist Awards

Rachelle Gardner-Roe AIR AwardsArist INC Fellow Rachelle Gardner-Roe has been awarded the commission for the inaugural Feminist Awards for A.I.R. Gallery’s 2016 Spring Benefit in Brooklyn, NY. Advocating for women in the visual arts since 1972, A.I.R. Gallery is a permanent exhibition space that supports an open exchange of ideas and risk–taking by women artists in order to provide support and visibility.…

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Artist INC Advance Finale & Awards

Artist INC Advance Finale & Awards

Final Presentations AI AdvanceWednesday December 9 was the culmination of the second Artist INC Advance. The finale event took place at the American Institute of Architects in Kansas City. Catered by Howard’s and set among a crowd of 130 people, 12 artists delivered 5 minute, project specific presentations vying for a $1,000 cash award determined by the audience vote.…

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