RECIPIENTS

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...

Romy Achituv and Arteam Interdisciplinary Art
New Work Project Grant

Harpo provided funding to support Romy Achituv and Arteam's development of The Garden Library Database Visualization Project . The Garden Library is an outdoor, open-air library, located in a public park in the center of Tel Aviv. Established in 2009 to serve the community of refugees and migrant workers that congregate in the park...

Deborah Stratman and Images Festival
New Work Project Grant

Harpo is pleased to have provided support for Deborah Stratman's Tactical Uses of a Belief in the Unseen (2), an exhibition that was presented by Mercer Union in collaboration with the 25th Images Festival in Toronto (April 14 - May 19, 2012). By creating an environment that is both a landscape...

Bundith Phunsombatlert and NY Foundation for the Arts
New Work Project Grant

Bundith Phunsombatlert will use Harpo support to develop his project, T|r|a|n|s|t|r|a|c|k, a sound installation that combines the metaphorical meanings and functions of trains and sound tracks as well as the concept of transformative space in telling the stories of refugees in the United States. This project was funded as part...

Will Wilson and Earth Care International
New Work Project Grant

Will Wilson is using Harpo funds to support his ongoing project, "Auto Immune Response Laboratory," which presents and promotes the cultivation of physical and social ecologies related to Indigenous food species of the US Southwest. For more information about this project, visit here....