Awards

Guggenheim Fellowships for Ellen Altfest, Nayland Blake, Dawn Clements, Dozens More

simon guggenheim Guggenheim Fellowships for Ellen Altfest, Nayland Blake, Dawn Clements, Dozens More

Senator Simon Guggenheim, co-founder, with his wife, of the Guggenheim Founder. (Courtesy Wikipedia)

For the 88th year, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has named the winners of its annual fellowships. Twenty people were honored this year in the fine arts category, including Ellen Altfest, Nayland Blake, Dawn Clements and Matt Connors. Lisa Saltzman, a professor of art history at Bryn Mawr College, received a fellowship for fine arts research.

The complete list of honorees is available at Artforum, which first reported the list. The winners in fine arts are as follows:

Ellen Altfest
Michael Arcega
Eve Aschheim
Louise E. Belcourt
Nayland Blake
Juan William Chavez
Dawn Clements
Jeff Colson
Matt Connors
Jacci Den Hartog
Chitra Ganesh
Charles Hinman
Arnold J. Kemp
Ron Nagle
Naufus Ramirez-Figueroa
Jennifer W. Reeves
Sandra Mendelsohn Rubin
Judith Shea
Carlos Villa
Daniel Wiener

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