Sunday, June 25, 2017 - Saturday, July 15, 2017
"Powerful... Jackson's prose has a spoken-word cadence, the language flying off the page with percussive energy." —NEW YORK TIMES
“I dance as a means of researching and experimenting with ways of generating knowledge and meaning through movement. I generate improvisational and choreographic systems as research tools that over time evolve into choreographic phenomena” –Jennifer Monson
“She has built one-of-a-kind electric harps and has extended the language of the acoustic harp with unusual playing techniques, preparations, and layers of electronic processing” –Doris Duke Awards
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - Saturday, November 04, 2017
Applications closed for Linda Troeller, visual artist / photographer
Linda Troeller is a NYC art photographer with a new book “Living Inside the Chelsea Hotel” by Schiffer to be exhibited January 7th 2017 at Laurence Miller Gallery in NYC. "... impressionistic memoirs," states Penelope Green of the New York Times. The Times also cited Troeller’s book “Erotic Lives of Women, as “one of the gutsiest books of the decade.”
Application deadline has been extend until June 11 for Michael Bisio, composer / performer
"The physicality of Mr. Bisio's bass playing puts him in touch with numerous predecessors in the avant-garde, but his expressive touch is distinctive;..." Nate Chinen in the New York Times
Applications closed for Terese Svoboda, poet / biographer / novelist / memoirist
A recent Guggenheim Fellow, Terese Svoboda's seventh book of poetry is Professor Harriman's Steam Air-Ship (Eyewear). “Terese Svoboda is one of few contemporary American writers who possesses a global consciousness” – Brooklyn Rail.
Sunday, February 18, 2018 - Saturday, March 10, 2018
Application Deadline: Sunday 09/17/2017
Normandeau’s compositions employ esthetical criteria whereby he creates a ‘cinema for the ear’ in which ‘meaning’ as well as ‘sound’ become the elements that elaborate his works.
Jules de Balincourt is a French-American contemporary artist, based in Brooklyn, New York. He is best known for his abstract, atmospheric paintings with saturated colors, blurring the line between fantasy and reality.
Sunday, May 13, 2018 - Saturday, June 02, 2018
Application Deadline: Sunday 12/03/2017
Sheron Wray is a former U.K NESTA Fellow (National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts – similar to the MacArthur Awards)—an improviser, choreographer, director, teacher and scholar.
“The motivation for my work is to learn about the world I live in, the world that hosts and sustains me, a world called earth. For this basic project, I think of myself as a public amateur, someone who consents to start with "I don't know" and proceeds by learning things in public view, public so that we can put the process of learning itself in a space reserved for debating values, the discursive space we designate as art.”
Terrance Hayes is the author of five collections of poetry, including How To Be Drawn in 2015. His honors include a 2010 National Book Award, a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship and a 2016 NAACP Image Award for Poetry.
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - Saturday, July 14, 2018
Application Deadline: Sunday 01/21/2018
experimental poet/sound poet
Tracie Morris is an American poet, performer, vocalist, page-based writer, critic, scholar, bandleader, actor, and multimedia performer originally from Brooklyn, New York. Morris' sound poetics have long been progressive in allowing the poem to breathe off the page. She is currently a Professor, and Coordinator of Performance and the Performance Studies at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.
I'm a cartoonist and teacher best known for my book "99 Ways to Tell a Story: Exercises in Style" (Penguin), a comics adaptation of Raymond Queneau's Exercises in Style. Thanks to that book I was made a member of Oubapo, Workshop for Potential Comics, and later a French knight in the Order of Arts and Letters.
Among her many honors, Laura Elise Schwendinger is a 2016 recipient of a National Opera Center’s Discovery grant, and is the first composer to win the American Academy in Berlin Prize.
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - Saturday, November 03, 2018
Application Deadline: Monday 05/14/2018
These extraordinary artists are supported by ACA’s Master Artist Endowment, funded by a $50,000 gift from each of these generous donors: Joe and Lynn Conte, Don Funk, Ed and Jeanie Harris, Roy and Peggy Hester, the Pabst State of Florida Cultural Endowment, Bob and Genie Stine, Jim and Alexis Pugh, and Bryce West. For information on contributing to this endowment, please contact Co-Executive Director Nancy Lowden Norman 386.427.6975 x 15