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Announcing the 2018 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Awardees

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018-2019 award of a year-long rent-free studio space in DUMBO, Brooklyn. Seventeen visual artists were selected from a record 1,600 applicants: James Biederman, Jennifer Coates, Julie Curtiss, Carrie Elston Tunick, Louis Fratino, Allison Gildersleeve, Alejandro Guzman, Heather Hart, Erick Alejandro Hernandez, Sacha Ingber, Kimo Nelson, Lee Relvas, Tracy Thomason, Lumin Wakoa, Derek Weisberg, Ana Wieder-Blank, and Sun You. The residency period will last from September 2018 through August 2019, with an open studios weekend to be scheduled for spring 2019.

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Save the Date: Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Open Studio Weekend

The artists of the Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program are pleased to announce the program’s annual open studio event with a reception for the artists on Friday, April 27 from 6-9pm and continuing through the weekend, Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29 from 1-6pm each day.

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Images: The 2017 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Residents

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The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program, one of our neighbors in DUMBO, announced the artists they’ve selected for the 2017 residencies last week. It’s a highly selective program, and this year they had 13oo applications for 17 spots. We know a slew of talented artists who didn’t make the cut, so we were wondering about the 17 who did, and we’re pleased to report that there are plenty of painters in the mix. Here are some images of their work and links to their websites for more information.

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2017-2018 Recipients of Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Announced

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The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program has announced their 2017-2018 artists and we couldn’t be more thrilled. The seventeen selected applicants (out of over 1,300) include several names we’ve mentioned on the blog, along with frequent AFC collaborator Jaimie Warren. We’re excited they’ll be AFC’s neighbors at 20 Jay Street in DUMBO.

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Announcing the 2017 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program Awardees

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 award of a yearlong rent-free studio space in DUMBO, Brooklyn. 17 visual artists were selected from over 1,300 applicants: Laura Bernstein, Anna Betbeze, Todd Bienvenu, Derek Fordjour, Angela Fraleigh, Hong Seon Jang, Osamu Kobayashi, Doron Langberg, Sharon Louden, Bridget Mullen, Narcissister, Jose Rodriguez, Brie Ruais, Martha Tuttle, Brandi Twilley, Penelope Umbrico, and Jaimie Warren. The residency period will last from September 2017 through August 2018, with an open studios weekend to be scheduled for spring 2018.

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