2004 Grants

1812 ProductionsAlways a Lady
Project Grant, $25,000

Abington Art Center – J. Morgan Puett: The Lost Meeting
Project Grant, $122,490

Act II PlayhouseThe Street of Useful Things
Project Grant, $40,000

American Philosophical Society MuseumPrincess and Patriot: Ekaterina Dashkova, Benjamin Franklin, and the Age of Enlightenment
Discovery Grant, $75,000

Arden Theatre Company – New Position of Community Outreach and Group Sales Manager
Project Grant, $60,000

Arden Theatre CompanySweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Project Grant, $80,000

Asian Arts InitiativeChinatown In/Flux
Project Grant, $200,000

Bristol Riverside TheatreFences
Project Grant, $50,000

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia – Michael Hersch Commission
Project Grant, $23,150

Choral Arts PhiladelphiaStained Glass: An Exploration of Spirit
Project Grant, $30,000

Christ Church Preservation Trust – Interpretive Planning
Discovery Grant, $75,000

The College of Physicians/Mütter Museum – Visitor Experience Master Plan
Discovery Grant, $50,000

Aaron CromiePunch’s Progress: A Pulcinella Story
Project Grant, $10,000

Robert Crowder – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Curtis Institute of Music80th Anniversary Celebration: Concert on the Square
Project Grant, $15,000

Francis Di Fronzo – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Enchantment Theatre Company – Pinocchio
Project Grant, $10,000

The Fabric Workshop and Museum – 2004 Planning Grant
Discovery Grant, $20,000

Mufulu Kingambo Gilonda – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Tanya Hamilton – Media
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Institute of Contemporary Art – 2004 Planning Grant
Discovery Grant, $20,000

InterAct Theatre CompanyThe Beauty Inside
Project Grant, $50,000

Lantern Theater Company – Death and the King’s Horseman
Discovery Grant, $25,000

Main Line Art Center – New Position of Program Administrator
Project Grant, $52,000

Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia – Choral Music on Center Stage with Film
Project Grant, $30,000

The Mill at Anselma Preservation and Educational Trust, Inc. – Interpretive Planning
Discovery Grant, $50,000

Montgomery County Community CollegeAll Hues, All Blues: The Voices of American Music
Project Grant, $25,000

Mum Puppettheatre – A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Project Grant, $25,000

National Archives and Records Administration, Mid Atlantic Region – Exhibitions and Public Programs Framework
Discovery Grant, $48,845

National Museum of American Jewish History – Catalog Development
Discovery Grant, $64,646

Network for New Music – Commissioned Works
Project Grant, $60,000

New Paradise LaboratoriesPlanetary Enzyme Blues
Project Grant, $10,000

Opera North – Vanqui/Artists-in-Concert Program
Project Grant, $25,000

Orchestra 2001 – Commissioned Works
Project Grant, $30,000

Painted Bride Art CenterJazzJaunts
Project Grant, $120,000

Penn Museum, University of Pennsylvania – Creation of Expedition Circle
Project Grant, $30,000

Penn Museum, University of Pennsylvania – Historic Structures Report
Discovery Grant, $50,000

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine ArtsEllen Harvey: Mirror
Project Grant, $161,730

Philadelphia Chamber Music SocietyModern Masters
Project Grant, $50,000

Philadelphia Museum of ArtPontormo, Bronzino, and the Medici: The Transformation of the Renaissance Portrait
Project Grant, $118,000

The Philadelphia SingersPsalms of Joy and Liberation
Project Grant, $20,000

Philadelphia Theatre Company – New Position of Box Office Manager
Project Grant, $60,000

Philadelphia Theatre CompanyThe Story
Project Grant, $80,000

Philadelphia Zoo – TCC Group Consultancy
Project Grant, $58,190

Thaddeus Phillips¡El Conquistador!
Project Grant, $10,000

Piffaro, the Renaissance Band20th Anniversary Season: Winds, Strings and Voices
Project Grant, $30,000

Pig Iron Theatre CompanyHell Meets Henry Halfway
Project Grant, $25,000

Please Touch Museum – Melior Group Marketing Consultancy
Discovery Grant, $60,000

Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia – Membership Development Consultancy
Project Grant, $33,500

Prince Music Theater – CrossCurrents at the Prince
Project Grant, $80,000

The Print Center – 2004 Planning Grant
Discovery Grant, $18,397

Relache – Future Sounds
Project Grant, $30,000

The Rosenbach Museum and Library – 2004 Planning Grant
Discovery Grant, $20,000

Hipolito “Tito” Rubio – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Rebecca Rutstein – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Losang Samten – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Geoff Sobelleall wear bowlers
Project Grant, $10,000

Sruti, the India Music and Dance SocietyTradition and Innovation in Indian Classical Music
Project Grant, $25,000

Wu Peter Tang – Folk & Traditional Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Jackie Tileston – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

University of Pennsylvania School of Design, Architectural Archives – Crafting a Modern World: The Architecture and Design of Antonin and Noemi Raymond
Project Grant, $200,000

Nicholas Wardigo – Theater
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Rebecca Westcott – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

The Wilma TheaterOutrage
Project Grant, $80,000

Justin Witte – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

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Collaborators & Colleagues

Romi Crawford is an assistant professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She previously worked at the Studio Museum in Harlem.

Demetrius Oliver: Canicular is an innovative exhibition of newly commissioned works that will transform the Print Center’s galleries, including a live telescope projection of Sirius, the brightest star in the night sky.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Elisabeth Sussman is curator and Sondra Gilman Curator of Photography at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Most recently, she co-curated the 2012 Whitney Biennial.

Grants & Grantees

The Wilma Theater presented the first production of Shakespeare in the theater’s 37-year history.

Founded in 1969, Kùlú Mèlé African Dance and Drum Ensemble seeks to preserve, present, and build upon the dance and music of Africa and the African Diaspora.

Grants & Grantees

Fatu Gayflor (Pew Fellow, 2014) learned music, dance, and traditional arts at an early age in rural Liberia. She states that her goal is “to use singing and songwriting to build cooperation and community among Liberians.”

Five Pew Fellows have been awarded artist residencies in 2015, supported by the Center’s ongoing partnership with the Alliance of Artists Communities.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Rob Blackson has been the director of exhibitions at Temple Contemporary at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art since 2011.

Grants & Grantees

The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society presented a series intended to forge connections between preeminent chamber musicians and the next generation of classical music audiences.

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the Pew Fellowships in the Arts will be raised to $75,000 for each Fellow in the 2015 grant cycle.

Grants & Grantees

Since 1993, Headlong Dance Theater has created over 40 works under the leadership of founders David Brick, Andrew Simonet, and Amy Smith.