Each awardee receives up to $50,000 in direct funding as well as access to professional workshops and expertise valued at an additional $45,000. Only 46 projects were chosen from a nationwide pool of 2,500 proposals.
Emerging Fields Category
Laura Parnes won for Tour Without End, a multi-platform project resulting in a film, video installation and web-based archive of local musicians and venues in New York City.
Eva and Franco Mattes won for Fukushima Texture Pack, a publicly-accessible collection of surface textures based on photographs taken in the radioactive Fukushima Exclusion Zone.