Sunday, June 26, 2016 - Saturday, July 16, 2016
One of the major European composers of his generation, Hass’s music synthesizes in a highly original way the Austrian tradition of grand orchestral statement with forward-looking interests in harmonic color and microtonal tuning that stem from both French spectralism and a strand of American experimentalism.
Photographer known for her staged work of social roles and relations among women.
Fiction / Memoir
Porochista Khakpour’s debut novel Sons and Other Flammable Objects (Grove/Atlantic, 2007) was a New York Times “Editor’s Choice,” Chicago Tribune “Fall’s Best,” and 2007 California Book Award winner. Her second novel, The Last Illusion (Bloomsbury, 2014) was a Kirkus Best Book of 2014, a Buzzfeed Best Fiction Book of 2014, an NPR Best Book of 2014, one of Buzzfeed’s 28 Best Books By Women in 2014. She is most recently the recipient of a 2012 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Literature Fellowship in Creative Writing (Prose).
Sunday, October 16, 2016 - Saturday, November 05, 2016
Cartoonist / Teacher / Writer
“…explores the art of the narrative, whether it's told through sound, images, text, or all of the above.” Publisher’s Weekly
Composer, performer and researcher in the field of contemporary electroacoustic music, and leading expert in the creative application of 3D sound and immersive spatial audio in contemporary art.
Creates artworks that integrate film, video, installation, sculpture, drawing, original music and performance, intentionally complicating issues such as hip hop, Buddhism, politics, identity and art history to offer new perspectives for established symbols.
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - Saturday, March 11, 2017
Application Deadline: Sunday 09/18/2016
“It’s hard to know what to be more dazzled by in the music of composer Derek Bermel – the range of stylistic voices he cultivates or the profusion of ingenuity, beauty and wit he brings to everything he touches.” — San Francisco Chronicle
“Heather McHugh is a poet whose intricately patterned compositions explore various aspects of the human condition and inspire wonder in the unexpected associations that language can evoke.” —MacArthur Foundation
“You rarely get tired of looking at a painting by Snyder because each time you do; your eyes follow a different path. The magic intensifies the more time you spend with the paintings, which hold nothing back.” —LA Times
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - Saturday, June 03, 2017
Application Deadline: Sunday 12/04/2016
“I present familiar acoustic instruments in new light by transforming their sound in unexpected ways.” –John Gibson
“Sigrid Nunez’s fiction frequently transforms sweeping, tumultuous eras and events in history into smaller, poignant moments of reflection.” –Melynda Fuller, Bookslut
“Rashawn Griffin's diverse practice is grounded in the poetic investigation of social space. Using found everyday materials, from bed sheets to decorative tassels; Griffin's elegant compositions awaken displaced memories of a collective experience, taking us on a journey that collapses time and space” Amy Smith-Stewart
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - Saturday, July 15, 2017
Application Deadline: Sunday 01/22/2017
“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
Application Deadline: Sunday 05/14/2017