LACMA Announces Art + Technology Grant Winners


Rachel Sussman, Tavares Strachan, Annina Rüst, John Craig Freeman and Taeyoon Choi and E Roon Kang have won LACMA’s 2014 Art + Technology grants, the museum announced today.

Each grant comes with “monetary and in-kind support for projects that explore artistic applications of emerging technologies.” Full release follows.

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Artadia Presents $45,000 in Grants to Seven Artists at Expo Chicago Fair

'For Roy and Yayoi,' 2012, by Bittman. (Courtesy the artist and Artadia)

At a press conference at the Expo Chicago art fair today, art nonprofit Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue, announced the seven winners of its latest Chicago grant cycle. They were selected from nearly 500 applicants from Cook County, Ill. This is the sixth time that the organization, which was founded in 1997 by banker Christopher E. Vroom, has given grants specifically to Chicago-area artists. It also presents grants in New York and Chicago, and will present a round of grants in Houston. Read More