Arts Writers Grant Program

The Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant supports writers whose work addresses contemporary visual art  through project-based grants issued directly to individual authors. Below is a list of the 2016 grantees.

Articles

Leon Hilton, Come Aboard Our Ship of Folly: Kate Millett and the Feminist Aesthetics of Anti-Psychiatry
Sarah Hromack, @Artist: Performing the Digital Self
Soyoung Yoon, The Evidence of Things Not Heard: On Mendi + Keith Obadike’s Numbers Station

Blogs

Emily Colucci, Filthy Dreams
Alicia Guzman, Tierra
Laura A. L. Wellen, Piedrín
Ania Szremski, I’d prefer not to

Books

Claire Bishop, OS XXI: Contemporary Art and Attention in the Twenty-first Century
Tatiana Flores, Art and Visual Culture under Chávez
Michael Ned HolteToo Small to Fail: Art and Microinstitutions in Los Angeles
Ming-Yuen S. Ma, There is No Soundtrack: Theorizing Aural Cultures Through Experimental Media Art
Paul Stephens, The Visual Poetry of Robert Grenier
Andrew Uroskie, The Kinetic Imaginary: Robert Breer and the Animation of Postwar Art
Jeanne Vaccaro, Handmade: Feelings & Textures of Transgender

Short-Form Writing

Taylor Aldridge
R.C. Baker
Annie Godfrey Larmon
Kevin McGarry
Albert Mobilio
John Pluecker

24 Feb Arts Writers "The time is borrowed; the hour grows late." Grantee @ClaudiaLaRocco on William Forsythe's "Pas/Parts" @Artforum ow.ly/Rgqy30...
23 Feb Arts Writers "structural, colonial, embodied problems become personalized as his ideas" Eunsong Kim @clepsydras on Renzo Martens ow.ly/WPl230...
22 Feb Arts Writers "The group’s canny activist approach feels particularly relevant" Grantee Martha Schwendener on General Idea ow.ly/kA8L30...
21 Feb Arts Writers Grantee Andrea K. Scott on the ways that New York museums are signaling resistance to Trump @NewYorker ow.ly/MAHi30...
21 Feb Arts Writers RT @DrKellieJones: Making it to the cover of you college mag! @AmherstCollege @macfound @studiomuseum #glennligon https://t.co/9U7CnqM4iO
21 Feb Arts Writers RT @PoetryFound: This week's #PoetryNow #podcast is "Two Guardians" by Roberto Tejada @fullforeground #SoundCloud #np https://t.co/HB1f1Eg2…
Grantee Update

1971, A Year in the Life of Color, by Darby English, is out now from University of Chicago Press

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Eye of the Sixties: Richard Bellamy and The Transformation of Modern Art, by Judith Stein, is out now from Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

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Mounting Frustration: The Art Museum in the Age of Black Power, by Susan Cahan, is out now from Duke University Press.

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Hélio Oiticica: Folding the Frame, by Irene V. Small, is out now from University of Chicago Press.

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