Rachel Blau DuPlessis

2002 Pew Fellow

Pew Fellow, 2002
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In this month’s Pew Fellows news highlights, theater artists Thaddeus Phillips and Pig Iron Theatre Company’s Dito Van Reigersberg, Dan Rothenberg, and Gabriel Quinn Bauriedel, as well as choreographer Kate Watson-Wallace, all have works on stage at FringeArts. Master embroiderer Vera Nakonechny talks to the National Endowment for the Arts about the history behind her work, and novelist Ken Kalfus’ new book is released.

1812 Productions produced two shows in repertory, a first for the all-comedy theater company.

Grants & Grantees

Tristin Lowe is an installation artist and a 1995 Pew Fellow.

We speak to poet Catie Rosemurgy, whose wry and sharply imagined poems investigate the layered natures of identity, history, and narrative.

Grants & Grantees

In 1993 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 16 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 13 dance organizations in the greater Philadelphia region.

Grants & Grantees

Michael O’Reilly is a producer and a 1994 Pew Fellow.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Deborah Wong, ethnomusicologist, is the chair of the department of music at the University of California, Riverside.

Pew Fellow Teresa Jaynes hosts a discussion about her artistic and curatorial process, in conjunction with the exhibition Common Touch.

Percussionist and Pew Fellow Pablo Batista presents El Viaje (The Journey), a new performance work.

Grants & Grantees

In 2000 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 47 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.

We speak to classical music composer and pianist, Michael Djupstrom who seeks to connect with audiences by bridging traditional and contemporary styles of musical expression.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Joy Bivins is director of curatorial affairs at the Chicago History Museum.