North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship Award Exhibition

North Carolina Arts Council Fellowship Award Exhibition
April 6 – July 29, 2012 at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts.
Opening Reception, Friday, April 6
 Turchin Center for the Visual Arts 
423 West King St. – Boone, NC 28608
Bugs, Path and Inner Tube, Susan Harbage Page, 2011

This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Eighteen artists in North Carolina were awarded the distinctive honor of being named the 2010-2011 North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship Awards. The awards were in the categories of choreography, craft, film and video and visual arts. In the spring of 2012, sixteen of these artists will be featured in the Turchin Center galleries with new work.
Panels comprised of artists and arts professionals with expertise in each discipline selected these recipients. Since the program’s inception in 1980, more than 500 artists have received awards. “Fellowships provide financial support for artists during a crucial point in their careers,” said Nancy Trovillion, acting director of the North Carolina Arts Council. “These grants give artists a chance to deepen their work and explore new ground.” Each of the artists received a $10,000 fellowship.
The recipients of the 2010-2011 North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship Awards include:

  • Elizabeth Brim
  • Phoebe Brush
  • Kirk Fanelly
  • Gail Fredell
  • Maja Godlewska
  • Christopher Holmes
  • Mark Iwinski
  • Young Kim
  • Anne Lemanski
  • Nava Lubelski
  • Sean Pace
  • Susan Harbage Page
  • Vita Plume
  • Shoko Teruyama
  • Bob Trotman
  • Linda Vista

The center will hold a series of Round Table Artist Presentations that are scheduled for March 28th and April 25th at 7pm followed by a reception at 8pm.

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