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Creation Fund / Forth Fund Profiles

Below are links to profiles of Creation Fund and Forth Fund projects.

Beginning July 1, 2011, all projects awarded a Creation Fund will also receive support from the Forth Fund.  After a pilot phase in 2010-11, NPN received generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to fully implement the program.

The-Seldoms "Power Goes"NPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Southern Illinois University
Artist: The Seldoms
Title: “Power Goes”
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
The Forth Fund is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Creation Fund is supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
October 2014


MCA-Holcombe-WallerNPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: On the Boards, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Miami Light Project, Legion Arts
Artist: Holcome Waller
Title: Wayfinders
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
The Forth Fund is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Creation Fund is supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
May 2014


City Council MeetingNPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: DiverseWorks,
HERE Arts Center, Z Space
Artist: Aaron Landsman
Title: City Council Meeting
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
The Forth Fund is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Creation Fund is supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
August 2013


NPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: Sharon BridgforthLinks Hall, Living Arts of Tulsa, Diaspora Vibe, Pillsbury House Theater
Artist: Sharon Bridgforth
Title: Reflections on Grace and Gratitude
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
The Forth Fund is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Creation Fund is supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
February 2013


NPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: Myrna Loy Center/Helena Presents, Walker Art Center, Vermont Performance Lab
Artist:  So Percussion
Title: Where (we) Live
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
The Forth Fund is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The Creation Fund is supported in part by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
October 2012


NPN Partners/Co-Commissioners: Florida Dance Association, Alabama Dance Council, South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center
Artist:  Augusto Soledade
Title: CORDEL
Subsidy: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts
May 2012


NPN Partners/Commissioners: Tigertail Productions, Dance Place
Artist: AXIS Dance Company
Title: Full of Words
Subsidies: Creation Fund, Forth Fund
Creation Fund support: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts
Forth Fund support: The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
February 2012


NPN Partner: La Peña
Title: JOTALOGUES: Talking Taboo in the LBGTQAI – U!
Subsidy: Creation Fund
supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Ford Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts
photo courtesy of Anjali Alimchandani
September 2011


NPN Partner: On the Boards
Title: Dayna Hanson
Subsidy: Forth Fund (pilot)
supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

February 2011


NPN Partner/Lead Commissioner: Legion Arts
Co-commissioner: John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, at the University of Texas at Austin
Title: Stretch Marks
Artist: Angela Kariotis
Subsidy: Creation Fund

January 2011



NPN Partner/lead commissioner: Performance Space 122
Artist: Amy Caron
Title: …Transcend My Geographic Obscurity
Subsidy: Creation Fund
photo courtesy of Amy Caron

May 2010


NPN Partners: REDCAT, PICA
Artist: Cloud Eye Control
Title: Under Polaris
Subsidy award: Creation Fund (FY09 summer round)
photo: courtesy of the artist

June 2009


Link to overview of Project Profiles

The Creation Fund is supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Forth Fund is supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

 




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