The Individual Artist Fellows presented their work at the Biggs Museum of American Art, from July 3 through September 27, 2015 at the Biggs Museum of American Art. Awards were presented and some fellows shared their work during a reception on September 26, 2015. To see photos of the event and the exhibit, visit Flickr.
The prestigious Individual Artist Fellowships from the Delaware Division of the Arts recognize artists in a variety of disciplines for their outstanding quality of work and provide monetary awards. Individual Artist Fellows are publicly acknowledged and benefit from the additional exposure to their work.
Music: Solo Recital
"I have this mental picture of looking up,” she says, "and my eyes were absolutely on the flutes in the first row as the band was playing. And I decided, Well, that's the one for me.”
Robert M. Bickey
Visual Arts: Sculpture
"The fellowship helps to get that tool that has been on the list forever,” he says, "or that particular material that you would use if you had the extra cash.”
Gail Braune Comorat
"In the last two years, I've challenged myself to write form poems never tackled before: centos, pantoums, and sweetelles.”