RECIPIENTS

Ross Chaney
Native American Residency Fellow

Ross Chaney is an enrolled member of both the Osage Tribe and Cherokee Nation. He grew up in Oklahoma but now lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Chaney received a scholarship to study Japanese art, culture and language and earned two master’s degrees by age 25 in International Relations and Comparative...

Tiffiney Yazzie
Native American Residency Fellow

Tiffiney Yazzie grew up in Chinle, Arizona on the Navajo Reservation. She is from the Yucca Fruit-Strung-Out-In-A-Line Clan and is born for the Salt People Clan. She recently received her BFA in Photography and BA in Art History from the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University....

Corey Stein
Native American Residency Fellow

Harpo Fellow, Corey Stein, has described her art as “environmental observations and connections.” Most of the concepts for her projects come from things she has seen on the street and in nature. She takes her unique perspective and puts it into multi-layered, free form art, attempting to show the...

Emma Wilcox and The Print Center
New Work Project Grant

Emma Wilcox will use Harpo support for Where it Falls, a residency, exhibition and publication project at The Print Center that will expand on the artist's roof-top interjections of large-scale, text-based work. These interjections reach unexpected viewers on Google Earth when satellite imagery is updated. Over the past seven years Wilcox...

Jeffrey Gibson and Participant Inc.
New Work Project Grant

Harpo Foundation is pleased to have provided support for Jeffrey Gibson's solo exhibition, "one becomes the other," at PARTICIPANT INC (February 19 - March 25, 2012). The exhibition was comprised of sculpture and video work that utilizes the 1941 MoMA exhibition, "Indian Art of the United States," as a starting point for examining...

Ali Momeni and Elsewhere Collaborative
New Work Project Grant

Ali Momeni will use Harpo funding to design and advance real-time technologies for Elsewhere, a living museum. Applied media for in-process storytelling and archiving will enable virtual communication between on-site artists and participants. This project was funded as part of the foundation's 2011 funding cycle, which explores the interchange and dialogue between...