IAC Announces Second Round of FY2012 Grants

At the last tri-annual meeting of the Illinois Arts Council on January 27, 2012, the Council unanimously awarded 132 grants totaling over $1,393,000 in its year 2012 grants.  The grantees are listed in alphabetical order according to the counties and cities in which they are located.


Champaign County

Champaign

  • 40 North/88 West Inc,  $3,300 for Poetry Out Loud project support
  • Robert A Manaster,  $500 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Ann Coddington Rast,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Crafts
  • WILL-AM    University of Illinois/UC,  $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WILL-FM    University of Illinois/UC,  $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WILL-TV    University of Illinois/UC,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

Urbana

  • Hugh T Bridgeford,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Campus Middle School for Girls,  $1,000 for a puppetry residency with Ginger Lozar
  • Washington Early Childhood Center,  $995 for a a dance residency with Kate Kuper


Coles County

Charleston

  • WEIU-TV    Eastern Illinois University,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

Mattoon

  • Jason Lee Brown,  $750 for a Professional Development conference grant


Cook County

Chicago

  • David I Alex,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Shawn B Allison,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • +Nikki Renee Anderson,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Matthew A Austin,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Photography
  • Scott T Barsotti,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Iwona Biedermann,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Deborah M Boardman,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Interdisciplinary Art
  • Michelle Elaine Bolinger,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Adam Brooks,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Andrea L Cerniglia,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance
  • Chicago Public Media Inc,  $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • Company of Folk,  $30,000 for Illinois folklore projects support
  • William F Conger,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Heather V Cramond,  $500 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Rachel A Damon,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance
  • Anita Louise Darwish,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Jon D Deitemyer,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • Deborah Adams Doering,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Gregory P Duncan,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • Mary R Farmilant,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Alicia D Forestall-Boehm,  $500 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Julie C Ganey,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Vanessa L Georg,  $750 for a Professional Development documentation grant
  • Christine M Grodecki,  $500 for a Professional Development documentation grant
  • Colleen Theresa Halloran,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance
  • Katherine M Hampel,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • David R Harper,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Thomas L Hicke III,  $750 for a Professional Development marketing grant
  • Barbara A Hirschfeld,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Kelly Lynn Hogan,  $750 for a Professional Development marketing grant
  • Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Illinois Arts Alliance,  $20,000 for Arts And Economic Study project support
  • The Illinois Humanities Council Inc,  $356,300 for humanities programs operating expense
  • The Illinois Humanities Council Inc,  $85,000 for Arts & Foreign Language Alumni Institute support
  • Ryan K Ingebritsen,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • James Emmett Jankowiak,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Jaclyn M Jemc,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Junko Kajino,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Media Arts
  • Virginia Anne 'Ginger' Krebs,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in New Performance Forms
  • Jin Sup Lee,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Photography
  • Ruth E Margraff,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Reginald H McLaughlin,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Harold Mendez,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Jonathan A Meyer,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance
  • Kristina Karoline Miller,  $500 for a Professional Development marketing grant
  • Anne Elizabeth Moore,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Literature
  • Theresa Obeng-Sam,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Nadezhda Oussenko,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Susannah Papish,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Corinne Dora Peterson,  $750 for a Professional Development documentation grant
  • Christopher A Preissing,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • Brian Ruby,     $500 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Andrea Lynn Salloum,  $750 for a Professional Development marketing grant
  • Martha Ellen Sanders,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Allison Shoemaker,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Jane C Sloss,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Michael F Thompson,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Fereshteh Hamidi Toosi,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Interdisciplinary Art
  • Ayako Tsuchiya,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Barmey V Ung,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • Maureen Warren,  $750 for a Professional Development residency grant
  • Bernard F Williams,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Joyce Noel Williams,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Andrew Norman Wilson,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Interdisciplinary Art
  • WTTW Communications Inc,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WYCC Television,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • Barbara A Yaross,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant
  • Nejla Yatkin,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance
  • Nicole L Zaleski,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Theatre
  • Toby Zallman,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Michael S Zerang,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music

Evanston

  • William H Harper,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Photography
  • Indira Freitas Johnson,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Literature for All of Us,  $8,500 for Poetry Out Loud project support
  • North Shore Choral Society,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Oakton Elem School,  $1,000 for a storytelling residency with Sue Black
  • Nancy Sue Sommers,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Alan K Teller,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Photography

Forest Park

  • Etta L Worthington,  $750 for a Professional Development conference grant

Glenview

  • Annette L Barbier,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Drew R Browning,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Media Arts

Harvey

  • Dionne Victoria Milton,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant

Indianhead Park

  • Sarah E Rehmer,  $750 for a Professional Development conference grant

North Riverside

  • Joseph A Chiappetta,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts

Oak Park

  • Jennifer McCarthy Bienemann,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • Winifred Haun,  $750 for a Professional Development workshop grant

Park Ridge

  • Park Ridge Civic Orchestra,  $3,500 for general operating support

Schaumburg

  • Victor Alexander Ramirez,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Dance

Skokie

  • District 69 PTO,  $1,000 for a visual arts residency with Chris Zonta

Willow Springs

  • Angelika Piwowarczyk,  $1,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts
  • Jose Francisco Salgado,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Media Arts

 

DeKalb County

DeKalb

  • WNIJ-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WNIU-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant


DuPage County

Glen Ellyn

  • WDCB-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

Wheaton

  • Brett Connely Foster,  $750 for a Professional Development conference grant

 

Henry County

Bishop Hill

  • Bishop Hill Heritage Assn,  $65,000 for Midwest Folk Festival support

 

Jackson County

Carbondale

  • David R Bond,   $750 for a Professional Development conference grant
  • Carbondale Community Arts,  $3,300 for Poetry Out Loud project support
  • Kathleen C Ginther,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Music
  • WSIU-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WSIU-TV,     $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WUSI-TV,     $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

 

Lake County

Highland Park

  • Jessica M Jacobs,  $750 for a Professional Development conference grant
  • Joan Kathryn Weaver,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Visual Arts

 

Madison County

Alton

  • Jacoby Arts Center,  $3,300 for Poetry Out Loud project support

Edwardsville

  • Brigham A Dimick,  $750 for a Professional Development website grant

 

McDonough County

Macomb

  • WIUM-FM Western Illinois University,  $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

 

McHenry County

Woodstock

  • Clay Elem School,  $1,000 for a visual arts residency with Kevin Olis

 

McLean County

Normal

  • WGLT-FM   Illinois State University,  $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

 

Peoria County

Peoria

  • WCBU-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WTVP-TV   Illinois Val Pub Telecomm Corp,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

 

Rock Island County

Moline

  • WQPT-TV,     $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

Rock Island

  • Quad City Arts,  $3,300 for Poetry Out Loud project support
  • WVIK-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant


Sangamon County

Springfield

  • Allison C Lacher,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in visual Arts
  • Springfield Area Arts Council,  $15,000 for Poetry Out Loud project support
  • West Central Il Educ Telecomm,  $53,675 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant
  • WUIS-FM,     $12,387 for a Public Radio & Television Basic Grant

 

Will County

Bolingbrook

  • Sushmita Arunkumar,  $2,500 for an IAS Artist Project grant in Ethnic & Folk Arts


Winnebago County

Rockford

  • Jodi L Beach,   $750 for a Professional Development website grant
  • Rockford Area Arts Council,  $3,300 for Poetry Out Loud project support