2000 Grants

Academy of Vocal Arts – Theatre Season Expansion
Project Grant, $105,000

Annenberg Center for the Performing ArtsJazz and Classical Masters from Around the World
Project Grant, $80,000

Annenberg Center for the Performing ArtsTies That Bind
Project Grant, $109,820

Arden Theatre Company – Production and Staffing Enhancement
Project Grant, $60,000

Frito Bastien – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Pablo Batista – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Frank Bramblett – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Bristol Riverside Theatre – Enhanced Salaries
Project Grant, $50,000

Emily Brown – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Terrence Cameron – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Nicole CousineauCheck Point
Project Grant, $10,000

Sheryl Robin David – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Eleone Dance Theatre – Residency with Abdel Salaam
Project Grant, $20,000

The Fabric Workshop and MuseumDoug Aitken: Interiors
Project Grant, $176,200

Flamenco Ole! – Ritmos
Project Grant, $20,000

FringeArtsUptown Meets Downtown
Project Grant, $38,000

Philip Grosser – Alan Good Collaboration
Project Grant, $10,000

Group Motion Dance Company – Carol Brown Residency
Project Grant, $20,000

Headlong Dance Theater – Rick Henderson Collaboration
Project Grant, $20,000

Elaine Hoffman Watts – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

InterAct Theatre Company – Enhanced Sets and Salaries
Project Grant, $30,000

James A. Michener Art MuseumGeorge Nakashima and the Modernist Movement
Project Grant, $139,500

Greg “Peache” Jarman – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Roko KawaiInquiry: Traditional Japanese Dance
Discovery Grant, $10,000

Library Company of PhiladelphiaLeaves of Gold
Project Grant, $167,125

Babette Martino – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia – Penderecki’s Passion According to St. Luke and Other Large-Scale Choral Works
Discovery Grant, $57,500

Mick Moloney – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Mum Puppettheatre – Hiring Resident Artists
Project Grant, $25,000

Network for New Music – Commissions by Established Regional and National Composers
Discovery Grant, $60,000

Alice Oh – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Opera Philadelphia – Gershwin’s Porgy & Bess
Project Grant, $80,000

Orchestra 2001 – Four Major Commissions in Celebration the Ensemble’s Name Year, 2001
Discovery Grant, $60,000

Painted Bride Art CenterDance with the Bride
Project Grant, $80,000

Pennsylvania Ballet – New Works by Kevin O’Day, Jeffrey Gribler, and Jessica Lang
Project Grant, $80,000

People’s Light & Theatre Company – Artistic Advancement Program
Project Grant, $80,000

Philadelphia Chamber Music SocietyThe International Vocal Music Project
Discovery Grant, $40,000

Philadelphia Dance Company – New Works by Bebe Miller, Jawole Zollar, Eva Gholson, and Elisa Monte
Project Grant, $80,000

Philadelphia Dance ProjectsPost-Judson Journey
Project Grant, $20,000

Philadelphia Folklore ProjectDance Happens Here
Project Grant, $74,000

Philadelphia Museum of ArtOut of the Ordinary: The Architecture and Design of Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown and Associates
Project Grant, $200,000

Philadelphia Orchestra – Six Commissions to Celebrate the Orchestra’s 100th Anniversary
Project Grant, $160,000

Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre – Romeo and Juliet
Project Grant, $25,000

Philadelphia Theatre CompanyNo Niggers, No Jews, No Dogs
Project Grant, $80,000

Philomel – Exploring the Baroque Concerto on Period Instruments
Project Grant, $34,000

Piffaro, the Renaissance Band – From the First Volume of Printed Music to 17th Century Brass Repertoire
Discovery Grant, $60,000

Relache – The 21st Century Composers Series
Discovery Grant, $30,000

LaVaughn RobinsonPreserving Legacy
Discovery Grant, $10,000

SCRAP Performance Group – What Makes SCRAP?
Project Grant, $20,000

Gabrielle Sigal – New Work
Project Grant, $10,000

Leah Stein – Site-Specific Works
Project Grant, $10,000

Susan Hess Modern Dance – Six Evenings with American Dance Pioneers
Project Grant, $20,000

Talk Dance Company – Westwards
Project Grant, $19,330

Temple Contemporary – Site Specific Work by Leah Stein and Clyde Evans, Jr.
Project Grant, $43,850

Temple University Department of Dance – Familias
Project Grant, $30,000

Paule Turner – Court
Project Grant, $20,000

University of the ArtsYvonne Rainer: Radical Juxtapositions 1961–2002
Project Grant, $154,900

Walnut Street Theatre – Workshop and Augmented Salaries
Project Grant, $70,000

Kimmika L.H. Williams-Witherspoon – Theater
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

The Wilma TheaterPassion
Project Grant, $80,000

Grants & Grantees

Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers is one of the country’s foremost contemporary Asian-American dance companies, celebrating the ability of dance to integrate body, mind, and spirit.

Grants & Grantees

Eileen Beff is a visual artist and 1994 Pew Fellow.

Grants & Grantees

Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers’ company training project furthered the development of the meditative and martial arts practices at the core of their creative process.

Grants & Grantees

The Slought Foundation is a small and dynamic organization with great ambitions, founded in 2002 to present art projects and lectures from a storefront in University City.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Tracie Morris is a poet, performer, and scholar and an associate professor of humanities and media studies at Pratt Institute.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Composer Lee Hyla’s musical background includes extensive experience as a pianist in new music, rock, and free improvisation.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Elizabeth Smith is the executive director of the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation in New York City.

Grants & Grantees

The Wilma Theater produced the U.S. premiere of Tadeusz Słobodzianek’a play, which, beginning in a Polish primary-school classroom in 1925, follows 10 students—five Catholics and five Jews—over 80 years.

As part of the ongoing Center-funded project re-PLACE-ing Philadelphia, Painted Bride Art Center welcomes Congolese dancer and choreographer Faustin Linyekula.

Four films commissioned by Scribe Video Center through its Center-funded project, The Great Migration, will be screened at the 2016 BlackStar Film Festival.

Grants & Grantees

Karen M’Closkey and Keith VanDerSys (2013 Pew Fellows) explore the potential of new tools, fabrication technologies, and construction to expand the beauty and sustainability of the urban landscape.

A recreation of 18 rarely-performed cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach will be performed as originally intended: in an arc spanning the Christian church calendar and the seasons.