2021 Emergency Grants: Performance Art/Theater
6 Projects Supported
Nahshon Anderson (Los Angeles, CA), a writer and performer, received a grant in March to present Honoring our Trancestors virtually on March 31.
Jessica Blinkhorn (Atlanta, GA), a performance artist, received a grant in March to present The Normal Depot: The Cost of Being Normal in Art in Odd Places 2020: Normal on May 14.
John Jahnke (New York, NY), a playwright and director, received a grant in March to present Opiate d’Amour at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA, with performances April 18-25.
Arturo Herrera (Birmingham, MI) a sculptor and performance artist, received a grant in February to present Displaced from the series The National Bird at Montserrat College of Art’s Frame 301 Gallery in Beverly, MA, on view January 25-February 19, with a virtual performance January 25.
Marike Splint (Los Angeles, CA), a playwright and theater artist, received a grant in January to present You Are Here – a homebound travelogue at Festival Internacional de Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires, Argentina, February 26-March 7.
Hereaclitus Here Vernon (Evanston, IL), a video and performance artist, received a grant in February to present At The Yellow Window at Co-Prosperity Sphere in Chicago, IL, on view March 4-April 4.