Recent Grants

Visual Arts: FY 2011 Grants Panelists

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel A
November 30-December 2, 2010

Dawoud Bey
Photographer
Distinguished College Artist and Professor of Art
Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL

Sara Cochran
Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Ruth King
Glass Artist
Artistic Director
Pilchuck Glass School
Freeland, WA

Haven Lin-Kirk
Artist and Graphic Designer
Head of Design, Gayle Garner Roski School of Fine Arts
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Odili Odita
Artist
Associate Professor, Painting & Drawing
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

John Sebelius
Artist
Owner & Creative Director
Gillius™, Inc.
Lawrence, KS

Blair Williams (Layperson)
Owner
Acme Manufacturing Corporation
Tulsa, OK

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel B
December 2, 2010

Ruth King
Glass Artist
Artistic Director
Pilchuck Glass School
Freeland, WA

Haven Lin-Kirk
Artist and Graphic Designer
Head of Design, Gayle Garner Roski School of Fine Arts
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Odili Odita
Artist
Associate Professor, Painting & Drawing
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

John Sebelius
Artist
Owner & Creative Director
Gillius™, Inc.
Lawrence, KS

Blair Williams (Layperson)
Owner
Acme Manufacturing Corporation
Tulsa, OK

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel C
December 2, 2010

Odili Odita
Artist
Associate Professor, Painting & Drawing
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

John Sebelius
Artist
Owner & Creative Director
Gillius™, Inc.
Lawrence, KS

Blair Williams (Layperson)
Owner
Acme Manufacturing Corporation
Tulsa, OK

Access to Artistic Excellence – Panel A
July 13-16, 2010

Mora Beauchamp-Byrd
Assistant Professor of Art History
Curator of University Art Collections
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Jane Black
Executive Director
Dayton Visual Arts Center
Dayton, OH

Aaron Bryant
Curator, James Lewis Museum of Art
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Ursula Dávila-Villa
Associate Curator, Latin American Art
Blanton Museum of Art
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Karyn Olivier
Visual Artist
Assistant Sculpture Professor
Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Brooklyn, NY

Terry Pitts
Executive Director
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Cedar Rapids, IA

Bert Sugayan (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Founder and Managing Director
Free Vector LLC
Snohomish, WA

David Young
Visual Artist
Associate Professor, Department of Art
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN

Access to Artistic Excellence – Panel B
July 16, 2010

Mora Beauchamp-Byrd
Assistant Professor of Art History
Curator of University Art Collections
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Jane Black
Executive Director
Dayton Visual Arts Center
Dayton, OH

Aaron Bryant
Curator, James Lewis Museum of Art
Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Ursula Dávila-Villa
Associate Curator, Latin American Art
Blanton Museum of Art
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Terry Pitts
Executive Director
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Cedar Rapids, IA

Bert Sugayan (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Founder and Managing Director
Free Vector LLC
Snohomish, WA

David Young
Visual Artist
Associate Professor, Department of Art
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN

Access to Artistic Excellence – Panel C
July 16, 2010

Jane Black
Executive Director
Dayton Visual Arts Center
Dayton, OH

Terry Pitts
Executive Director
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Cedar Rapids, IA

Bert Sugayan (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Founder and Managing Director
Free Vector LLC
Snohomish, WA

David Young
Visual Artist
Associate Professor, Department of Art
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN