Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Five faculty and five alumni of the College of Arts + Architecture (CoA+A) are recipients of 2019 Regional Artists Project Grants given by the Arts & Science Council. These grants provide funding to artists for professional development and technical assistance.

CoA+A faculty awarded grants are:

  • Department of Music Associate Professor of Composition John Allemeier, who received $1,000 to support the studio recording of his clarinet quartet
  • Department of Art and Art History Associate Professor of Graphic Design Bobby Campbell, who received $1,475 for the purchase of a Risograph duplicator (color screen printer) and ink
  • Department of Music Assistant Professor of Voice Carl DuPont, who received $1,660 to attend an Alexander Technique Workshop offered by the specialists at Alexander Technique International in Malibu, California
  • Department of Music Assistant Professor of Oboe Elizabeth Sullivan, who received $2,000 to support the editing and mastering of a chamber music CD featuring the works of Thea Musgrave
  • Department of Dance Assistant Professor Tamara Williams, who received $2,000 to attend a dance intensive for professional development in Salvador, Brazil

CoA+A alumni who received grants are:

  • Department of Dance alumna Audrey Baran ’03, who received $2,000 to support a choreographic mentorship for herself and her dance company, resulting in a formal performance in spring 2019
  • Department of Art and Art History alumni Sharon Dowell ’02 and Kenny Nguyen, who each received $2,000 to participate in a Vermont Studio Center residency
  • Department of Art and Art History alumna Lorraine Turi ’10, who received $2,000 to purchase a Canon EOS 5d Mark IV camera to expand photography work to include video
  • Department of Art & Art History alumnus Carlos Vargas ’18, who received $1,900 to purchase a projector and video mapping software to create experimental public projections