NEA National Heritage Fellowships

NEA National Heritage Fellowships - C

  • Bruce Caesar was born May 12, 1952, in Iowa City, Iowa. He represents the third generation of metalsmiths in...

  • Shirley Caesar was born October 13, 1938, in Durham, North Carolina, the 10th of 13 children. Her father was...

  • The boat Dale Calhoun builds is called a stumpjumper for its ability to slide over and around the cypress...

  • Walker Calhoun

    Walker Calhoun was born about 1915 in the Great Smoky Mountains of western North Carolina, near the town of...

  • Charles "Chuck" T. Campbell is known as a master of the sacred steel. This form of music originated in the...

  • Alfredo Campos was born November 19, 1935, outside Tucson, Arizona. As a young man, he was immersed in Western...

  • Natividad Cano was born on July 23, 1933, in the small village of Ahuisculco, Mexico. In this region of...

  • Charles Carrillo has blended craft, conservation, and innovation throughout his career as a santero, a carver and painter of images...

  • Liz Carroll was born September 19, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Irish immigrant parents from County Offaly...

  • Janette Carter has spent a lifetime supporting and promoting traditional music of the Appalachian region. Her parents and Aunt Maybelle...

  • Genoveva Castellanoz was born November 18, 1932, in Guanajuato, a state in central Mexico. When she was two, her...

  • Photo by Josie Méndez-Negrete

    A third-generation clay artist, Verónica Castillo was born in Izucar de Matamoros in the Mexican state of Puebla. Castillo's family...

  • Inez Catalon was born September 25, 1918, in Kaplan, in southwest Louisiana, the youngest of 10 children of German,...

  • Rafael Cepeda was born July 10, 1910, in Santurce, Puerto Rico. Following the examples of his ancestors, Cepeda learned...

  • John Cephas was born July 4, 1930, in the Foggy Bottom area of Washington, D.C. His father was a...

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