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Artist as Activist: Fellows | Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

March 12, 2015

Grantee News From: The Art of Revolution:

Congratulations to The Art of Revolution for receiving one of the six Art as Activist Fellowships in 2015!

The Artist as Activist Fellowship provides independent artists and art collectives with a demonstrated commitment to applying their creative work to the public sphere up to $100,000 over two years along with access to opportunities for professional advancement. Fellows are identified through a highly competitive open call for proposals. In 2015 more than 600 applicants from 42 states, spanning artistic genres and thematic focus, were narrowed to six fellows with the help of 30 field experts from across the U.S. This inaugural cohort of Fellows is tackling timely issues—from climate change to caste-based sexual violence to mass incarceration.

How to Apply
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2015 Fellows

Chemi Rosado-Seijo Lives and works in Puerto Rico.
El Cerro

Dalit Diva Lives in Brooklyn, NY. Working in India.

Deanna Van Buren Lives and works in San Francisco Bay Area, CA.
Pop-up Resource Village

Jasiri X Lives and works in Pittsburgh, PA.
1Hood Media Academy

People’s Climate Arts Lives and works in Brooklyn NY.
People’s Climate Arts Space and Movement

Susan McAllister and Naomi Natale Live in Alberquerque, NM. Working in Chile.
En la Luz


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