Robert Crowder

2004 Pew Fellow

Pew Fellow, 2004
1930–2012
Folk and Traditional Arts

References

Poet and Pew Fellow Ryan Eckes on his desire to “write toward another way of living,” why he chooses to work and live in Philadelphia, the books on his bedside table, and more.

Dancer, choreographer, and Pew Fellow Raphael Xavier tells the autobiographical story of an artistic journey defined by sacrifice, passion, and transcendence.

Grants & Grantees

Stephen Berg (1934–2014) was a poet and a 1993 Pew Fellow.

Grants & Grantees

“You can do what you want within the space of the paper,” says visual artist and 2009 Pew Fellow Ben Peterson. “Whereas in the three-dimensional world, there’d be limitations.”

Grants & Grantees

Melanie Stewart Dance Theatre presented this festival, which provides resources to Philadelphia choreographers for rehearsals, classes, and showings.

The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education embarked on a comprehensive re-envisioning of its art program to align it more fully with its overall goals.

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.

The Philadelphia Chapter of the American Composers Forum is committed to supporting local composers and developing new markets for their music.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Jock Reynolds has been the Henry J. Heinz II Director of the Yale University Art Gallery since 1998.

Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble created new costumes and re-orchestrated the music for the company’s Carpathian dances.

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts presents a diverse range of programming in a beautiful park setting.

The members of The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage’s New Spaces / New Formats research group presented 14 experimental music projects in fall 2013.