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The Artist's Innovation Award is made possible by funding from the National Endowment for the Arts. The Jessie Wilber and Frances Senska Individual Artist Award is specifically designated for a ceramics artist, and was established by a private gift to the arts council from Stacy Hamm and Sage Walden.

 

In order to foster environments where the innovation and creativity of artists are valued and celebrated, this program rewards Montana artists who have demonstrated:

 

   1. Innovation in their work and artwork

   2. Originality and dedication in their creative pursuits

   3. A marked capacity for self-direction

 


 

 

How we define innovation


Innovation is the act of introducing something new or different to further an artist’s vision and practice. This can mean new methods, applications, perspectives, elements, forms, materials, technology integration, project concepts and/or processes that result from study, experimentation or experiences. Your innovation can be from any era of your artistic career. Your innovation can be a personal evolution, or an evolution for the field, or both. Innovation is applicable to traditional art and contemporary art.

 

 

Guidelines

Guidelines

AIA 2015 Winners

Grant Application

Press Release

AIA 2015 Awardees

Past Winners

Past Awardees

 

 


 

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Artist's Innovation Award 2015 Awardees

 

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Heather Cahoon
 
Jack Gladstone
 
Louis Habeck
 
Maggy Rozycki Hiltner
 
Kate Hunt
Steven Lee
Deirdre McNamer
Jeremy Sher

 

Eight Montana artists received $3,000 as winners of the 2015 Artist's Innovation Award. 

Literary Artist Heather Cahoon from Missoula, Performing Artist Jack Gladstone from Kalispell, Visual Artist Louis Habeck from Billings, Visual Artist Maggy Rozycki Hiltner from Red Lodge, Visual Artist Kate Hunt from Kalispell, Visual Artist Steven Lee from Helena, Literary Artist Deirdre McNamer from Missoula and Performing Artist Jeremy Sher from Missoula.


 




Deadline to apply for the Artist's Innovation Award is October 5th, 2017.


 

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