Grantees

$300,300

Total Grants to Date in 2015

$270,300

Cultural Grants
in 2015

14

Cultural Grants
in 2015

2015 Cultural Grants

CEC ArtsLink

New York, NY


$45,000

to support a bilateral training program for Russian and American museum professionals funded by the Vladimir Potanin and U.S.-Russia foundations and the Trust for Mutual Understanding in partnership with CEC ArtsLink and PRO ARTE Foundation in 2015.

CEC ArtsLink

New York, NY


$8,500

to bring Andras Torok, director of Summa Artium in Budapest, to the United States to give lectures on Hungarian culture and secure project partners in Cedar Rapids, Iowa; New York, New York; and Sarasota, Florida in March 2015.

CEC ArtsLink

New York, NY


$9,400

to bring Elena Kolovskaya to New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. in May 2015 to establish contacts with American museums and to identify participants for PRO ARTE Foundation's 2016 St. Petersburg Biennale of Museum Design.

Center for International Theatre Development

Baltimore, MD


$110,000

to support American participation in DunaPart3—Showcase of Hungarian Contemporary Performing Arts, organized by the Hungarian Theatre Critics Association, Independent Performing Arts Association, and Trafo House of Contemporary Art in March 2015.

Chez Bushwick

Brooklyn, NY


$15,000

to support performances of Jonah Bokaer's Other Myths at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center and Lightbox in New York City in spring 2015.

Creative Time

New York, NY


$1,800

to suport the participation of Creative Time Reports editor-in-chief Marisa Mazria Katz in the OFF-Biennale in Budpaest, Hungary in May 2015.

Lincoln Center Theater

New York, NY


$5,000

to support Russian participation in the Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab in July 2015.

Movement Research

New York, NY


$25,000

to support a three-day plenary involving 16 contemporary dance professionals from the United States and Central, East, and Southeast Europe in Belgrade, Serbia in May 2015.

Movement Research

New York, NY


$2,000

to bring Nevenka Koprivsek of Bunker in Ljubljana to New York for 10 days to participate in a planning conference with Central, East, and Southeast European partners; attend performance festivals; and conduct networking meetings in January 2015.

Museum of Modern Art

New York, NY


$4,600

to bring Zelfira Tregulova, the newly appointed director of the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia, to Minneapolis and New York in April 2015 to meet with museum colleagues and plan collaborative projects.

Philadelphia Dance Projects

Philadelphia, PA


$10,000

to support the continuation of Dance/USA Philadelphia's exchange program with the Workshop Foundation in Budapest by enabling two Philadelphia-based dance professionals to participate in a three-week residency in Budapest in fall 2015.

Trap Door Theatre

Chicago, IL


$4,000

to bring Zoltan Balazs from Budapest, Hungary to Chicago to direct Trap Door Theatre's production of Decomposed Theatre by Matei Visniec in August 2015.

WaxFactory

New York, NY


$15,000

to bring video designer/engineer Antonio Giacomin, Minimart, and Random Logic from Slovenia to New York for the final phase of development and live performances of 416 MINUTES at the Old American Can Factory in September 2015.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

Washington, DC


$15,000

to support the continuation of Woolly Mammoth's partnership with Russian theater director Yury Urnov in 2015.