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INVESTING IN ARTISTS GRANTS PROGRAM

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The Investing in Artists’ grants program supporting Artistic Innovation projects and acquisition of Artistic Equipment and Tools for California artists will be concluding in its current form with the July 2014 application round for the Visual Arts, Craft and Literary Arts.  Our thanks to The James Irvine Foundation and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation for their generous support of eight continuous years of grantmaking to individual artists across the state.

CCI is currently in the planning stages for the next iteration of grant programs for California artists and we urge you to check back with us at the end of 2014 for further updates.

Current Program Information:

We are pleased to announce 2014 Investing in Artists Grantees in the Visual Arts, Craft & Literary Arts Round.

Grantees in the Artistic Equipment & Tools Category:

  • S.A. Bachman (LOUDER THAN WORDS) (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Jeff Cain (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Dino Dinco (Multidisciplinary, Los Angeles)
  • Mark Flores (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Micol Hebron (Multidisciplinary, Los Angeles)
  • Kenyatta Hinkle (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Olga Koumoundouros (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Janis Crystal Lipzin (Multidisciplinary, Sebastopol)
  • Richard Montoya (Literature, Los Angeles)
  • Maria Porges (Visual Arts, Oakland)
  • Isaac Resnikoff (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Chris Thorson (Visual Arts, Oakland)

Grantees in the Artistic Innovation Category:

  • Stephen Berens (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Guillermo Bert (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Jacqueline Gordon (Multidisciplinary, Los Angeles)
  • Suzanne Lacy (Visual Arts, Marina del Rey)
  • Rebecca Lowry (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Susan Mogul (Visual Arts, Los Angeles)
  • Alison O'Daniel (Multidisciplinary, Los Angeles)
  • Michele OMarah (Multidisciplinary, Los Angeles)
  • Erica Lorraine Scheidt (Literature, Berkeley)
  • Tracey Snelling (Visual Arts, Oakland)
  • Weston Teruya (Visual Arts, Berkeley)

View the Full Press Release Here.

Past Program Information:

The Investing in Artists grants program was established by the Center for Cultural Innovation in 2007 to enhance the working lives and strengthen the creative support system for California artists working in all disciplines. Since that time, with the support of The James Irvine Foundation and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, CCI has awarded over $2 million to 270 diverse artists working in various disciplines across the state.

See the full list of past grantees below. To browse profiles of past grantees use the search form here. You can also See Past Awards Press Releases.

Past Investing in Artists Grantees: 2007 - 2014

Idris Ackamoor Hilary Goldberg Camilo Ontiveros
Lita Albuquerque Linda Goldstein Knowlton Stas Orlovski
Julie Alland Guillermo Gomez-Pena Julie Orser
Ana Maria Alvarez Rebecca E. Goodman Jennie Ottinger
Travis Andrews Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon Allison Pebworth
Katherine Aoki James Gouldthorpe John-Carlos Perea
Deborah Aschheim Adam Greene Suzan Pitt
Susan Avila Sean Griffin Lionel Popkin
S.A. Bachman Kristy Guevara-Flanagan Maria Porges
Dave Bailey Sherin E. Guirguis Mythili Prakash
Amy Balkin Ruth Gumnit Ted Purves
Marc Bamuthi Joseph David Gurman Genevieve Quick
Lincoln Basaing Julia Kate Haft-Candell Jessica Rath
Tandy Beal Taro Hattori Jennifer Reifsneider
Bonnie Begusch Micol Hebron Isaac Resnikoff
Chris Bell Taraneh Hemami Jerome Reyes
Stephen Berens Dee Hibbert-Jones Favianna Rodriguez
Terry Berlier Sha Sha Higby Ken Roht
Cindy Bernard Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle Yuriko Gamo Romer
Guillermo Bert PJ Hirabayashi Jay Rosenblatt
Matt Black Ruth Hodgins Rachel Rosenthal
Jessica Bodner Desiree Holman Philip Ross
Natalie Bookchin Joyce Hsu Richard Ross
George-Ann Bowers Franco Imperial David Rousseve
Alex Braidwood Shinichi Iova-Koga Amelia Rudolph
Maria Breaux Sasha Issac-Young Michael Sakamoto
Sam Breen Mark Izu Irene Sazer
Michelle Brown Lars Jan Joe Scarpa
Kyle M. Bruckmann Margaret Jenkins Erica Lorraine Scheidt
Ellen Bruno Packard Jennings Edward Schocker
Elaine Buckholtz Stanya Kahn Lisa Scola Prosek
James Buckhouse Farrah Karapetian Marcus Shelby
David Burns Larry Karush Nadia Shihab
Heather Bursch Hilja M Keading Leslie Shows
Charya Burt Nancy Keystone Erika Shuch
Lily Cai Carole Kim Susan Silton
Jeff Cain Alonzo King Sheri Simons
Tammy Rae Carland Cheryl Klein Susan Simpson
Melanie Cervantes Larry Kline Gang Situ
Rebecca Chamlee Hirokazu Kosaka James Skuldt
Leilani Chan Olga Koumoundouros Tracey Snelling
Jeff Chang Jo Kreiter Chris Sollars
S. Leo Chiang Alexander Kritselis Mina T. Son
Pandit Chitresh Das Tony Labat Richard Steven Street
Erika Chong Shuch Suzanne Lacy Kim Stringfellow
Sarah Christianson Nick Lally May Sun
Joshua Churchill John Jota Leanos Sri Susilowati
Adriane Colburn Ledoh Johnny Symons
Marion Coleman Cherylene Lee David Szlasa
Claude Collins-Stracensky Gordon Lee Joan Takayama-Ogawa
Scott Constable Ali Liebegott Marilee Talkington
Lia Cook Deann B. Liem Michelle B Tea
Erin Cosgrove Candice C. Lin Mei Ann Teo
Eileen Cowin Janis Crystal Lipzin Keith Terry
Patsy Cox Hugh Livingston Weston Teruya
Camilo Cruz Alison Lowell Diana Thater
Krysten Cunningham Rebecca Lowry Hank Willis Thomas
Beatriz da Costa Loren Mach Kristine Thompson
Gamo Da Paz Agustin Maes Chris Thorson
Sara Daleiden David Maisel Bruce Tomb
Binh Danh Victoria Marks Clarissa Tossin
Sandra de la Loza T. Kelly Mason Wu Tsang
Sergio De La Torre Emily Mast Burlee Vang
Brian Dempster Daniel McCormick Jose Vences
Nara Denning Elizabeth McKenzie Wayne Vitale
Stephen Dick Julia Meltzer Lizette Wanzer
Dino Dinco Nina Menkes David Washburn
Arthur Dong Blaine Merker Robert Wechsler
Lara Downes Kompiang Metri-Davies Wang Wei
Paul Dresher Nobuko Miyamoto Scott Wells
Peter Esmonde Susan Mogul Arisa White
Patricia Fernandez Patricia Montgomery David Wilson
Mark Flores Richard Montoya May Wilson
Paul Flores Juan Morales Sarah Wilson
William Fontana Amitis Motevalli Gordon Winiemko
Austin Forbord Michael Namkung Jenifer K. Wofford
Broderick B. Fox Jude Narita Kristina Wong
Amy Franceschini José Navarrete Theresa Wong
Andrew Freeman Viet Nguyen Brenda Wong Aoki
Ellen Fullman Kelly Nipper Christine Wong Yap
Guillermo Galindo Danial Nord Michiko Yao
Geoff Gallegos Ruben Ochoa Rene Yung
Bia Gayotto Alison O'Daniel Pamela Z
Janie Geiser Naoyuki Oguri Jody Zellen
Bill Geisinger Scott Oliver Natalie Zimmerman
Erika Gentry Michele OMarah  
Liz Glynn Pat O'Neill  

 

 


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