2014 Marks 25 Years of BRIO Fellowships supporting Bronx artists
Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) provides direct support to individual Bronx artists who create literary, media, visual, and performing works of art. 25 BRIO grants of $3,000 each are awarded to Bronx artists. BRIO award winners complete a one-time public service activity.
The awards are based solely on artistic excellence. Winners are selected by a panel of arts professionals representing the award disciplines.
Bronx Council on the Arts Congratulates the
Literary Arts (8):
Phyllis Bowdwin (fiction)
Richard Frias (fiction)
Jon Lewis Katz (fiction)
Patricia O'Hanlon (non-fiction)
Natalie N. Caro (poetry)
Joel Daniels (poetry)
Christian Lund (poetry)
Leah Maddrie (poetry).
Mark Cabaroy (narrative film video)
Firan Chislom (experimental film video)
Laura Napier (documentary film video).
Jamali Corniel (story-telling)
Juliette Jeffers (acting)
Elizabeth Farnum (vocal music performance)
Flaco Navaja (vocal music performance)
Melissa Primavera (vocal music performance)
Steven Lubin (vocal music performance)
Avi Rothbard (instrumental music performance)
Robert Silverman (music composition).
Visual Arts (6):
Jeanine Alfieri (sculptue)
Onyedika Chuke (sculpture)
Dennis Delgado (sculpture)
Donna Diamond (drawing)
Ruth Marshall (crafts)
Amy Pryor (Printmaking).
The Bronx Council on the Arts seeks nominations of arts professionals in all media (Literary, Media, Performing and Visual Arts) to serve on the Bronx
Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) Awards panels.
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