Award Winners / Current

Meet our grant recipients, award winners and EDGE graduates

Artist Trust has invested over $10 million in grants, awards, residencies and career training to thousands of artists since 1986.

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  1. 2016 Arts Innovator Award
  2. 2016 Centrum Residency
  3. 2016 Conductive Garboil
  4. 2016 Edge Professional Development Program
  5. 2016 Fellowship
  6. 2016 Gar LaSalle Storyteller Award
  7. 2016 Grants for Artist Projects
  8. 2016 James W. Ray Distinguished Artist Award
  9. 2016 James W. Ray Venture Project Awards
  10. 2016 Millay Colony for the Arts Residency
  11. 2016 Twining Humber Award
2016 Arts Innovator Award

Elissa Washuta

Literary

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Ahamefule J. Oluo

Performance

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2016 Centrum Residency

Brooke Matson

Literary

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2016 Conductive Garboil

Tariqa Waters

Visual

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2016 Edge Professional Development Program

Brock Muench

Visual Arts

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Karey Kessler

Visual Arts

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Diane Sarr

Visual Arts

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Christina Scott

Visual Arts

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Casey Shelley

Visual Arts

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Gabriel Newton

Visual Arts

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Erika Ray

Visual Arts

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Haley Waddington

Visual Arts

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Joseph Kaftan

Visual Arts

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Sarah D. King

Visual Arts

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Tara Tamaribuchi

Visual Arts

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Apple Plotnick-Jannotta

Literary

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Kyle Getz

Literary

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Lynn Adams

Literary

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Molly Thornton

Literary

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Nicholas Bratton

Literary

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Richard Bisbee

Literary

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Sarah Harris

Literary

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Shelby Handler

Literary

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Diane Rodill

Literary

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2016 Fellowship

Nance Van Winckel

Literary

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Robert Lashley

Literary

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Byron Au Yong

Music

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Jana Brevick

Craft

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Jekeva Phillips

Literary

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Michelle PeƱaloza

Literary

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Andrew Hoeppner

Craft

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Bill Carty

Literary

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Marilyn Freeman

Media

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Che Sehyun

Media

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Leah Gerrard

Craft

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Miles Caudesch

Literary

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King Khazm

Music

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Ramon Isao

Literary

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2016 Gar LaSalle Storyteller Award

Peter Mountford

Literary

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2016 Grants for Artist Projects

Tim Cross

Visual

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Kamla Kakaria

Visual

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Imani Sims

Literary

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Jennifer Lawrence Bennett

Visual

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Melissa Koch

Visual

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Mo!

Performing

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Calvin Gimpelevich

Literary

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David Tucker

Performing

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Ellen Welcker

Literary

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Evan Horback

Visual

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Michele Landsaat

Visual

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Blake Chamberlain

Visual

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Matthew Young

Literary

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Nicole Hardina

Literary

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Polina Tereshina

Visual

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Rafael Soldi

Visual

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Rustin Thompson

Media

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Yadesa Bojia

Visual

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Zachary Burns

Visual

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Angela Kiser

Performing

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David Jaewon Oh

Visual

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Amontaine Aurore

Performing

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Deirdre Lockwood

Literary

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Ezra Dickinson

Performing

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Ian Campbell

Visual

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ilvs strauss

Performing

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Isabella Price

Media

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Lisa Kinoshita

Visual

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Lisa Liedgren

Visual

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Noel Franklin

Visual

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MissTANGQ

Visual

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Qin Tan

Visual

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Sarah Rosenblatt

Visual

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Satpreet Kahlon

Visual

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Sofia Lee

Media

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Steph Kesey

Literary

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Taiji Miyasaka

Visual

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Meg Callahan

Visual

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Therese Casper

Media

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Coby Hoffman

Literary

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Lauren Iida

Literary

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Jade Solomon Curtis

Performing

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Jean Burnet

Literary

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Tia Kramer

Performing

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Casandra Lopez

Literary

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Madeline McNeill

Performing

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Rachel Gourd

Performing

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Sandra Ayala

Visual

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Lynda Swenson

Visual

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Tay Sanders

Visual

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Sarah Samudre Salcedo & Vasant Samudre Salcedo

Media

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Katherine Pryor

Literary

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Peter Donnelly

Performing

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Ryan Feddersen

Visual

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Amanda Kirkhuff

Visual

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Julie Gautier-Downes

Visual

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D.K. Pan

Visual

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Alana Rogers

Performing

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Bryan Willis

Performing

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Romson Bustillo

Visual

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2016 James W. Ray Distinguished Artist Award

Donald Byrd

Performing

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2016 James W. Ray Venture Project Awards

Juventino Aranda

Visual

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Quenton Baker

Literary

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2016 Millay Colony for the Arts Residency

Barbara De Pirro

Craft

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Elliat Graney-Saucke

Media

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2016 Twining Humber Award

Barbara Earl Thomas

Visual

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