RECIPIENTS

Tomás Saracenon and Walker Art Center
New Work Project Grant

Tomás Saraceno: Lighter than Air May 14 - August 30, 2009 The Walker Art Center Tomás Saraceno pushes the conventions of art and architecture and their capacities to invoke inventive solutions to complex questions about how we inhabit and coexist in the world. Saraceno is internationally recognized for his architectural proposals that...

Board of Directors

Edward Levine Marc Fischer Patricia Fuller Chaim Levine Jeremy Levine Isaac A. Saufer ...

Advisors

2012 Grant Cycle Advisors Michael Mercil lives in Columbus, Ohio where he is Associate Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies in the Department of Art at The Ohio State University. Mercil’s art explores the realms of “the near, the low, the common” in works somewhere close to—if not always within—the categories...

Staff

Julie Deamer, Executive Director 4423-1/2 Mont Eagle Place, Los Angeles, CA 90041 voicemail (323) 254-0532 email gro.n1550462490oitad1550462490nuofo1550462490prah@1550462490remae1550462490dj1550462490 Julie Deamer has served as the Executive Director of Harpo Foundation since 2008 and has been working within the field of contemporary visual art for seventeen years. She started the alternative gallery, Four Walls, in San Francisco in...

Stephen Hilyard and Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
New Work Project Grant

Stephen Hilyard: The Beautiful Lie, on view at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, December 1, 2007 - February 17, 2008, presented videos and photographic works to explore the power and reliability of the image in contemporary culture. Works in the exhibition included a series of 5 compositions entitled King Wave in which Hilyard uses dramatic...

Mike Nelson and Creative Time
New Work Project Grant

In his first major American installation, two-time Turner Prize nominee Mike Nelson transformed the cavernous, derelict Essex Street Market into an epic maze of constructed rooms, passageways and trick doors, in which the visitors’ cautious exploration becomes itself an act of performance. Nelson likens the experience to being lost in...