“We are excited to have Miranda bring her significant knowledge and expertise working with contemporary artists to our organization,” said Michele Tortorelli, President and Board Chair of the Joan Mitchell Foundation. Read more.
We are pleased to announce the 32 artists who have been awarded residencies at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans for the coming year. The residency program provides artists with studio space, lodging, and financial and career-development support.
We are pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of our annual Painters & Sculptors Grants, which provide 25 artists with $25,000 each in unrestricted funds. The recipients join more than 500 contemporary artists who have received Painters & Sculptors Grants over the last 25 years. Read more.
This December, the Foundation will release a book and open a companion exhibition, both titled "Widening Circles: Portraits from the Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist Community at 25 Years," to celebrate the work and achievements of its artist community and to examine the impact of its initiatives over the past 25 years. Read more.
In June, Shervone Neckles-Ortiz, our Artist Programs Manager for Professional Development, attended the Artist's Legacy Planning Workshop in Berlin and presented on the Creating a Living Legacy (CALL) initiative. Read more.