Jay Kirk

2005 Pew Fellow

Grants & Grantees

Francis Di Fronzo is a visual artist and a 2004 Pew Fellow.

Over the past 25 years, Pew Fellows have been recognized with numerous prestigious grants and awards, and have had their work presented in 49 US states and more than 60 countries.

On Monday, June 15, 2015, we announced and honored the 2015 grantees of The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage with a celebration at the Curtis Institute of Music.

Dedicated to supporting and promoting Latin American culture, Raices Culturales LatinoAmericanas produces a variety of community programs and cultural showcases.

Raphael Xavier presents Raphstravaganza, a contemporary circus-style performance featuring street performers, extreme BMX riders, acrobatic contortionists, and live music.

Meg Foley presents an exhibition of improvisational research and performance documenting up to 750 dances, which Foley performs on a daily basis at 3:15pm.

Questions of Practice

2014 Pew Fellow Brent Wahl reflects on how Barbara Kasten’s Construct works helped him “make some sense of the forces of the postmodern climate of the 1980s.”

Collaborators & Colleagues

Tom Hanchett is staff historian at Levine Museum of the New South.

Abendroth is a poet and a 2013 Pew Fellow whose book ]EXCLOSURES[ is newly available this month from Ahsahta Press.

Grants & Grantees

Group Motion, Philadelphia’s oldest contemporary dance company, commissioned choreographer Susan Rethorst to create a new work for its dancers.

Poet Brian Teare discusses his path from musician to poet, his motivation for writing poetry that responds to the natural world, and more.

Grants & Grantees

Wu Peter Tang is a musician and a 2004 Pew Fellow in folk and traditional arts.