Ruth Leonela Buentello is an artist from San Antonio, TX, and a 2017 recipient of the Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant. We sat down with her in April 2019, when she was an Artist-in-Residence at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans, to learn more about her work. Read more.
We sat down with artist Jessica Lagunas in April 2018 while she was an Artist-in-Residence at the Joan Mitchell Center to hear about her latest textile art project: creating a weaving with donated strands of hair from people who visited her studio during the residency. Read more.
We sat down in April with Painters & Sculptors Grant recipient Travis Somerville during his residency at the Joan Mitchell Center to learn more about his work and the impact the Foundation has had on his career. Read more.