Among the 2023 MacArthur Fellowships named for 2023 is Raven Chacon of Red Hook, in Dutchess County, NY, a composer and artist creating musical works that cut across boundaries of visual art and performance to illuminate landscapes, their inhabitants, and histories. [Read more…] about Dutchess County Artist Raven Chacon Named 2023 MacArthur Fellow
Among the twenty-five 2022 MacArthur Fellows announced this week are five New York State residents. The MacArthur Fellowship is a $800,000, no-strings-attached award to extraordinarily talented and creative individuals as an investment in their potential. Among the awardees are: [Read more…] about 5 New Yorkers Named 2022 MacArthur Fellows
Recognizing 21 exceptionally creative individuals with a track record of achievement and the potential for significant contributions in the future, the The MacArthur Foundation today named its 2014 MacArthur Fellows, including two historians: Tara Zahra, 38, or the University of Chicago, and Pamela O. Long, 71, of Washington, DC.
Fellows will each receive a no-strings-attached stipend of $625,000 with no stipulations or reporting requirements, allowing recipients maximum freedom to follow their own creative visions. [Read more…] about Two Historians Among 2014 MacArthur Fellows