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

18 Jan Arts Writers "Lawrence Alloway: Critic and Curator," co-edited by @martinjcourtney, won the Historians of British Art book award ow.ly/ZOJU30...
18 Jan Arts Writers "the disco ball as witness" Grantee @emilycolucci on Phoenix Lindsey-Hall's Never Stop Dancing ow.ly/YlrY30...
17 Jan Arts Writers 2016: The Year According to William E. Jones on the @walkerartcenter blog ow.ly/SqWo30...
13 Jan Arts Writers RT @MauriceBerger: My essay for NY TIMES on Ming Smith, an important and aesthetically adventurous artist nyti.ms/2juB... via @nyti…
11 Jan Arts Writers RT @CultureType: NEWS: New Year, New Art: What to Look Forward to in 2017, including Lynette Yiadom-Boakye @newmuseum | https://t.co/Vn7IL8…
10 Jan Arts Writers "How can artists incite and facilitate social change?" Grantee Taylor Renee Aldridge on Complex Movements in Detroit ow.ly/wMsD30...
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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