"Being a part of the local Joan Mitchell community means being connected with artists who reflect the expanse of New Orleans visual culture... It is uniquely empowering to know there is an arts organization invested in multiple generations of New Orleans artists that is also invested in me." Read more.
There is no one perfect way to create an archive or lay the foundation for future research. These systems are very much informed by the way the artist worked and maintained records over a career. Read more.
"The Joan Mitchell Foundation’s Creating a Living Legacy (CALL) Award began the process of my becoming more confident in myself and my art. The program helped me look beyond what is—the conditions and realities of most artists’ lives—and focus on what can be." Read more.
"The award, the professional workshops, and the financial education offered by the Foundation allowed me to grow into an artist who can successfully identify and negotiate for my own best interests and ultimately feel right-sized and more myself going forward." Read more.