Bebe Miller is the artistic director of Bebe Miller Dance Company in Columbus, Ohio. She investigates a mix of text, performance, and visual presentation. Miller’s performances include Going to the Wall (1998), Verge(2001), and the Bessie award-winning Langing/Place (2005). In 1999, she, along with choreographer Ralph Lemon and filmmaker Isaac Julien, completed the award-winning collaborative film Three. Miller’s work has been performed nationally and internationally in venues ranging from Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival, to numerous colleges and universities around the country. She has been awarded with four Bessie Awards, a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, an American Choreographers Award, and artist fellowships from both the New York Foundation for the Arts and the Ohio Arts Council. Recently, she was honored by New York Live Arts who presented her with the 2013 David White Award.
Margie Strosser is a filmmaker and a 1994 Pew Fellow.
In 2001 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 57 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.
Composer and Pew Fellow Andrea Clearfield on what inspired her to dedicate her first opera to the life of an 11th-century Tibetan yogi, the influence of composer Margaret Garwood on her practice, and more.
Vera Nakonechny, 2008 Pew Fellow, has been named a 2014 NEA National Heritage Fellow.
Al-Bustan premiered two new compositions inspired by Andalusian poetry in a concert featuring a classical Arab chamber ensemble, the Al-Bustan Takht Ensemble; a Western choir, The Crossing; and Palestinian vocal soloist Dalal Abu Amneh.
Janet Goldwater is a media artist and a 2005 Pew Fellow.
Peter d’Agostino is a multimedia artist and a 1992 Pew Fellow.
Equilateral, a novel by Pew Fellow Ken Kalfus, was chosen by The Daily Beast as its 2013 Novel of the Year.
In 1996 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 28 dance and theater organizations in the greater Philadelphia region.
In 1999 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 46 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.
Guillermo Brown is a musician, multidisciplinary performer, and producer/composer in New York City.
Gabriel Martinez is a visual artist and a 2001 Pew Fellow.