IAC Announces Final Round of Grants for FY2010

Illinois Arts Council Announces Final Round of FY2010 Grants

At the last tri-annual meeting of the Illinois Arts Council, held Wednesday, February 23, 2011, the Council unanimously awarded 70 grants totaling over $224,834 in its last round of fiscal year 2010. The grantees are listed in alphabetical order below, according to the counties and cities in which they are located:

Champaign County

Champaign

  • Robert A Manaster $500 for an IAS Professional Development grant

Coles County

Mattoon

  • Jason Lee Brown $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant

Cook County

Chicago

  • Denise Denenge Akpem  $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Anointed Mentoring of Saints Youth Fndn $1,200 for Performing Arts Summer Day Camp support
  • Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt Univ  $15,840 for Hands Together Heart To Art support
  • Karen A Azarnia $500 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Ronit SL Bezalel $5,000 for an Artist Project in Media Arts
  • Geoffrey Eldon Bradfield $5,000 for an Artist Project in Music
  • Monica J Brown $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Tiffany Bullard $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Rachel Leigh Bunting $5,000 for an Artist Project in Dance
  • Andrea L Cerniglia $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Chicago Public Art Group $4,144 for Openlands Lakeshore Preserve project support
  • Chicago Theatre Group-Goodman, $10,000 for Latino Theatre Festival project support
  • Randall James Colburn $3,500 for an Artist Project in Theater
  • Orbert C Davis $5,000 for an Artist Project in Music
  • Michael B Ervin $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Megan E Euker $500 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Ronald J Ewert $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Mary R Farmilant $3,500 for an Artist Project in Photography
  • Michele Feder-Nadoff $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Paula M Froehle $5,000 for an Artist Project in Media Arts
  • Maria E Gaspar $5,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Janelle A Gilbert $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Andrea M Heckman $5,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Paula F Henderson $2,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Thomas L Hicke III $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Sarah Marie Hicks $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • The Illinois Humanities Council Inc $15,500 for Road Scholars/Odyssey Project support
  • Laura F Jacqmin $5,000 for an Artist Project in Theater
  • James Emmett Jankowiak $2,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Kristie M Kahns $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Anne E Karsten $2,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Patricia Grace King $500 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Virginia Anne 'Ginger' Krebs $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Jin Sup Lee $5,000 for an Artist Project in Photography
  • Mary Thecla Lomnicki $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Robert Andrew MacNeill Jr $3,500 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Curtis Anthony Mann $5,000 for an Artist Project in Photography
  • Jason B Messinger $2,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Jonathan A Meyer $5,000 for an Artist Project in Dance
  • Janice Misurell Mitchell $3,500 for an Artist Project in Music
  • Judd I Morrissey $5,000 for an Artist Project in Interdisciplinary
  • Elizabeth Ruth 'Betsy' Odom $3,500 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Geof S Oppenheimer $3,500 for an Artist Project in Photography
  • Sze Lin Pang $3,500 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Mark William Porter, $2,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Eden M Robins $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Jorge Sanchez $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Carrie A Schneider $5,000 for an Artist Project in Photography
  • Lucy E Slivinski $5,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
  • Deborah R Stratman $5,000 for an Artist Project in Interdisciplinary
  • Street-Level Youth Media $11,000 for Open Dialogue multimedia project support
  • Sandra L Wisenberg $2,000 for an Artist Project in Literature
Evanston
  • Shawn L Decker $5,000 for an Artist Project in Interdisciplinary
Forest Park
  • Stephanie E Kuehnert Lewis $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
Oak Park
  • Ruth Leitman $5,000 for an Artist Project in Media Arts
Palatine
  • Dustin P Ruegger $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
Wilmette
  • Diane Rae Simpson $5,000 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts

DeKalb County

DeKalb

  • Robert J Fleisher $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant

DuPage County

Aurora

  • Linda Gorham $750  for an IAS Professional Development grant

Jackson County

Carbondale

  • David R Bond $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • Edward H Shay $3,500 for an Artist Project in Visual Arts
Murphysboro
  • Mary T Pachikara $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
Lake County

Mundelein

  • Rachel Ann Contreni Flynn $5,000 for an Artist Project in Literature

Madison County

Edwardsville

  • Southern Illinois University/E $1,250 for ESL Perf Arts Ctr summer enrichment project support

McLean County

Bloomington

  • Danell D Dvorak $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant
  • McLean County Art Association $9,400 for statewide meeting of local art agencies
Rock Island County
Moline
  • Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau $1,500 for Experience Quad Cities website support

Warren County

Monmouth

  • Marjorie A Blackwell $750 for an IAS Professional Development grant