Emerging Artists Grant Recipients
Congratulations 2022-23 Grantees!
Durham Arts Council is proud to invest $24,500 in grants to these artists!
Our grant programs strive to engage and support voices that reflect the Durham community. For FY23 the Emerging Artists Grant review panel is 75% BIPOC. This year 59% of Emerging Artists Grant recipients artists identifying as BIPOC.
Linda Belans, Dance
Bronwyn Charlton, Literature
Jack Thegen-Crowley, Sculpture/Installation
Nick Dahlstrom, 2D
Zachary Gossett, Music
Hyewon Grigoni, 2D
Shardae Hasan, Theatre (award funded by the Anika James Foundation)
Titus Brooks Heagins, Photography
Tatiana Markita Johnson, Literature
Kong Lor, Film/Video (award funded by The Kelley Katzenmeyer Fund
Isabel Lu, 2D (award funded by The Kelley Katzenmeyer Fund)
Alexander Percy, Craft
Lucy Rexrode, Craft
Khalisa Rae Thompson, Literature
Kevin McNamee-Tweed, 2D
Sia Yazdanfar, Photography (award funded by The Kelley Katzenmeyer Fund)
Titus Brooks Heagins
Thank you to the Emerging Artists Grant review panelists:
Geraud Staton – Chair, Durham Arts Council
Renay Aumiller, Dance
Pasha Gray, Film/Photography
Arielle Hebert, Literature
Johann Montozzi-Wood, Theater
Chieko Murasugi, Visual Art
Omar Ruiz-Lopez, Music
Anna Wagner, Visual Art
This program is funded by The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, the Durham Arts Council’s Annual Arts Fund, the Kelley Katzenmeyer Fund, the Anika James Foundation and Partner Counties.