2007 INDEPENDENT PROJECTS AWARDS

OKSANA CHEPELYK, UKRAINE
Museum of Jurassic Technology, Culver City, CA and College of Santa Fe, Sante Fe, NM

To support the development and display of Origin, a new work that will address issues of migration and urban population growth by integrating informatics and new media with social sculpture and traditional sculpture.

MAJA CIRIC, SERBIA
Sushi Performance and Visual Art, San Diego, CA

To support curatorial and artists' travel costs for Beyond Theory, an exhibition of painting, video, installation and performance from Serbia. Among the artists included are Vladimir Nikolic and Nenad Kostic.

HEIE TREIER, ESTONIA
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

To support a special edition of the Estonian periodical kunst.ee which will concentrate on the influential US architect Louis Kahn who was born on the island of Saaremaa in Estonia in 1901.

MICHAL KURIATA, POLAND
Double Edge Theatre, Ashfield, MA

To support a theater residency and play development utilizing the artist's large-scale puppetry and fire-arts at Double Edge's International Farm Center during the summer of 2007.

LUBA ZAREMBINSKA, POLAND
Hand 2 Mouth Theatre, Portland, OR
To support a cooperation between Hand 2 Mouth and Stacja Szamocin Theatre in a production of The Night of the Great Season based on the writing of Bruno Schulz.