"The Joan Mitchell Foundation supported my practice in a variety of ways in 2018 while I was in residence at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans. As an artist, I was allowed the time and space both physically and mentally to think, recharge, and engage in inspiring conversation with my fellow resident artists." Read more.
The Joan Mitchell Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 participants in two pilot programs for artists under the age of 26 who are active in their studio practice and seeking a network of peers, critical engagement, and guidance in navigating the field. Read more.
"As someone who tends to shy away from hyperbole, I don’t often use signifiers like 'life changing.' However, there isn’t a more accurate way to describe the impact of receiving the Emerging Artist Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation in 2016. This grant has been so much more than generous financial assistance." Read more.
Residency includes private studio space at the Center for five months in 2020, plus a modest monthly stipend and the opportunity to participate in professional development offerings, communal dinners, and community events. Read more.
"Being supported by the pioneering feminist and artistic legacy of Joan Mitchell has been particularly significant during this time in our nation’s history, when the rights of women, as well as Black people, LGBTQ individuals, and immigrants, are virtually under attack. I believe we are currently living at a crossroads, where the question of 'past and future' is ever so crucial." Read more.