Join Jane Ira Bloom, Guggenheim Fellow in Music Composition, (2007), for Wild Lines: Improvising Emily Dickinson, with Dawn Clement, Dean Johnson, Bobby Previte and Deborah Rush.
Denis Johnson, Guggenheim Fellow in Poetry, 1986, will posthumously receive the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction during the 2017 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
A Thousand Midnights was selected for the 2017 PBS online film festival. You can see it there, along with many other shorts, beginning July 17! Carlos Javier Ortiz was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Film & Video in 2016.
Concord Center for the Visual Arts is pleased to present Inhabiting Words. This group exhibition includes the work of Lesley Dill, Guggenheim Fellow in Fine Arts, 2017. Inhabiting Words opens on June 8, and runs through August 11, 2017. Follow the link for more information about the opening reception and artist panel.
Kasumi, Guggenheim Fellow in Film and Video, 2011, has been commissioned by ChamberFest Cleveland to create forty short films for Gÿorgy Kurtág's Kafka Fragments. Kasumi will perform these films live, with Lauren Eberwein, Mezz-soprano, and violinists Alexi Kenney and Yura Lee.
Two installments of Netta Yerushalmy's Paramodernities project will be presented at the National Museum of the American Indian as part of River to River Festival. Shows are free but an RSVP is required due to limited space. Netta Yerushalmy was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Choreography in 2012.
Abrons Arts Center is pleased to present the world premiere of Christina Masciotti: Raw Bacon From Poland. Christina Masciotti was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Drama and Performance Art in 2016. Masciotti's Guggenheim Fellowship supported her work on this project.
Candy/A Good and Spacious Land features work by Jim Goldberg, Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 1985, and Donovan Wylie. Both artists spent years exploring New Haven, Connecticut, photographing the city and people they encountered.
An application consists of the completed online form, together with three supporting documents submitted in PDF format. Follow the links below to apply online.
What are Guggenheim Fellowships?
Guggenheim Fellowships are grants to selected individuals made for a minimum of six months and a maximum of twelve months.
What is the amount of a grant?
The amounts of grants vary, and the Foundation does not guarantee it will fully fund any project
When is the deadline?
The deadline for the United States and Canada competition is September 19.