Pew Fellow, 2001
In 1997 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 46 dance, music, and theater organizations in the greater Philadelphia region.
Pew Fellow and Philadelphia Poet Laureate Yolanda Wisher leads a poetry workshop and story circle in Historic Germantown.
Pedro R. Aponte is an assistant professor of musicology and music history at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA.
With a commitment to contemporary craft and design that is broad and inclusive, the Philadelphia Art Alliance is carving out its own space in the museum landscape.
Judith E. Stein is a writer, curator, and a 1994 Pew Fellow.
Pig Iron Theatre Company launched the School for Advanced Performance Training: a two-year certificate program for actors and directors.
The African American Museum in Philadelphia will present an exhibition of works originally commissioned for Scribe Video Center’s The Great Migration: A City Transformed (1916-30).
David Scott Kessler’s (Pew Fellow, 2015) work combines film, installation, writing, performance, and drawing in a constantly-shifting exploration of place.
In his review, Nicolas Linnert describes Sze as a “contemporary hunter-gatherer processing information and aesthetic value for sustenance.”
Bebe Miller, the artistic director of Bebe Miller Dance Company in Columbus, Ohio, investigates a mix of text, performance, and visual presentation.
Sam Miller is the former president of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and currently serves on the Board of Amrita in Phnom Penh. He served as a Center dance panelist and LOI panelist in 2013, Pew Fellowships evaluator in 2014, and Pew Fellowships Panel Chair in 2015.
Cohabitation Strategies and Anthony Smyrski discuss how new understandings of design can better relate to and engage communities.