Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts 2018, USA, News
Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
Fellowship Program in the USA: monetary support for development & production of new / challenging works
Mar 17 + 16, 2018
Graham Foundation Fellows 2018 News
Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has announced the organization’s new Graham Foundation Fellowship program
e-architect are pleased to share that the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts has announced the organization’s new Graham Foundation Fellowship program featuring: Brendan Fernandes, Torkwase Dyson, Martine Syms, Mark Wasiuta, and David Hartt.
The Fellowship provides monetary support for the development and production of new and challenging works and the opportunity to present these projects in an exhibition at the Foundation’s Madlener House galleries in Chicago.
The Fellowship program connects to the legacy of the Foundation’s first awards, made in 1957 and 1958. These initial fellowships provided a diverse group of practitioners a platform to pursue experimental ideas in the field, and they included alumni such as Pritzker Prize winning architects Balkrishna V. Doshi and Fumihiko Maki, designer Harry Bertoia, photographer Harry M. Callahan, sculptor Eduardo Chillida, and painter Wilfredo Lam.
Aug 3, 2017
Graham Foundation Grants 2017 News
Graham Foundation Announces 2017 Grants to Organizations Over $400,000 awarded to organizations supporting innovative and challenging ideas in architecture
The Graham Foundation is pleased to announce over $400,000 in new grants to organizations around the world to support 41 innovative projects engaging original ideas in architecture.
Francis Kéré, Serpentine Pavilion, 2017, London:
photo – Francis Kéré, Serpentine Pavilion, 2017, London. Photo: Iwan Baan. From the 2017 organizational grant to Serpentine Galleries for “Serpentine Pavilion 2017 by Francis Kéré”
photo – helloeverything/SelgasCano, Kibera Hamlets School, 2016, Nairobi, Kenya. Courtesy of architects. From the 2017 organizational grant to New York Foundation for Architecture-Center for Architecture for “Scaffolding”
Founded in 1956, the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts makes project-based grants to individuals and organizations and produces public programs to foster the development and exchange of diverse and challenging ideas about architecture and its role in the arts, culture, and society.
Madlener House, 4 West Burton Place, Chicago, Illinois 60610, USA
Telephone: 312.787.4071 firstname.lastname@example.org
Every Building in Baghdad: The Rifat Chadirji Archives at the Arab Image Foundation
Design: Nomad Studio, landscape architecture
Madlener House, Graham Foundation, Chicago, Illinois, USA
September 15 – December 31, 2016
photo – Rifat Chadirji, IRQ/315/186: Offices, Central Post, Telegraph and Telephone Administration, Baghdad, 1975. Photographic paste-ups, 8.27” × 11.69”. Courtesy of the Arab Image Foundation
Exhibition at the Graham Foundation
Architecture of Independence: African Modernism
Jan 29 – Apr 9, 2016
photograph © Iwan Baan
Graham Foundation Exhibition
This exhibition explores the legacy of modernist architecture in Sub-Saharan Africa during the 1960s and 1970s. Featuring commissioned photographs by Iwan Baan and Alexia Webster and archival material, “Architecture of Independence” imparts a new perspective on the intersection of architecture and nation-building in Ghana, Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, and Zambia following independence.
To see all listed projects on a single map please follow this link.
Chicago Architecture Design – chronological list
Chicago Architecture Tours
picture from architect
Recent Chicago Buildings
Ryan Center for the Musical Arts in Chicago
Design: Goettsch Partners
photo from architects
Aqua Tower Chicago Skyscraper
Design: Studio Gang Architects
picture from architects
860-880 Lake Shore Drive Apartments
Design: Krueck & Sexton, Architects
photo : William Zbaren
Place is the Space is Unprecedented Collaboration with Museum Architect Brad Cloepfil
Design: Brad Cloepfil + Allied Works Architecture
photograph : Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM)
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis – CAM Exhibition
American Architecture Design – chronological list
Green Air, a kinetic living sculpture at Contemporary Art Museum of Saint Louis. Summer 2016
photograph : Alise O’Brien Photography
Green Air, Contemporary Art Museum of Saint Louis
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art – Extension, Kansas
Steven Holl Architects
image : Andy Ryan
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art building
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