upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

Jennifer Kidwell

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Jennifer Kidwell is a performing artist. Recent projects: Underground Railroad Game co-created/performed with Scott Sheppard (FringeArts 2015 & 2016, NYC Premiere Ars Nova 2016), Bessie award winning I Understand Everything Better (David Neumann/advanced beginner group), Antigone (The Wilma Theater), I Promised Myself to Live Faster and 99 Break-Ups (Pig Iron Theatre Company), -as the controversial artist Donelle Woolford- Dick’s Last Stand (Whitney Biennial 2014) and Zinnias: the Life of Clementine Hunter (Robert Wilson/Toshi Reagon/Bernice Johnson Reagon). As well as productions with Orbiter 3, The Bearded Ladies and 600 Highwaymen. Upcoming: Those With Two Clocks, a drag quartet. She is a proud co-founder of JACK (Brooklyn) and co-artistic director of Philadelphia theater company Lightning Rod Special

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Leeway grant?

Art and Change Grant

The Art and Change Grant provides project-based grants of up to $2,500 to women and trans* artists in the Delaware Valley region to fund art for social change projects. 2018 applications will be available in January, 2018. [read more]

deadline 03/01
Upcoming events
10/2811:00 am - 5:00 pm

awQward Talent Camp Philly: A Weekend Workshop by Trans & Queer Artists of Color

This 12-hour workshop over the course of two days will make space for artists of all disciplines to strengthen their work through writing. Artists J Mase III (ACG '07), Brooklyn Dreamwolf (YaliniDream & Jendog Lonewolf), Dane Figueroa Edidi, and Regie Cabico will facilitate workshops on performance, hip hop lyricism, writing and more. 

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12/031:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Conversation and Workshop with Kameelah Janan Rasheed

On Sunday, December 3, join Institute of Contemporary Art for a conversation and workshop with Kameelah Janan Rasheed—an artist whose work is featured in the exhibition Speech/Acts—co-presented with the Leeway Foundation.

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