© Laura Berger

Spring 2021

This page contains an archive of the portfolios submitted by Spring 2021 grant winners and finalists.

Recipients were selected at the sole discretion of María Elena Ortiz and Selby Nimrod.

The intergenerational cohort of artists selected for the prize share an interest in trans-disciplinary methods, engaging symbolically-laden materials or iconography, and an appreciation for the related processes of transformation, transcendence, and reclamation.

Selby Nimrod

Spring 2021

Meet the Winners

$3,500 Grant Recipients

Abi Salami

Dallas, Texas

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Abigail Lucien

Baltimore, Maryland

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$1,000 Grant Recipients

Hasani Sahlehe

Atlanta, Georgia

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Laura Berger

Chicago, Illinois

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Jennifer Sirey

Brooklyn, New York

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Cielo Felix-Hernandez

Richmond, Virginia

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The final selection includes artists whose work represents an energizing, timely, and poignant approach to current artistic trends and contemporary culture.

María Elena Ortiz

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Spring 2021

Meet the Finalists

Aaron Christopher Rees

Alicia Reyes McNamara

Anna Carey

Azadeh Gholizadeh

Cherisse Alcantara

David Bipolo

Debbi Kenote

Scrill Davis

Dylan Hausthor

Flannery Silva

Furong Zhang

Jess Dugan

Ji Kang

Judd Schiffman

Julia Blume

Karen Kassap

Kenechi Unachukwu

Leah Gordon

Maggie Shannon

Martha Poggioli

Meg Lipke

Megan Reed

Melissa Leandro

Miguel A. Aragon

Pia Chavarria

Samantha Sutcliffe

Tyler Dehaarte

Victoria Martinez

Yin Ming Wong

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