Alumni: Individual Artist Grant

Jeffrey Hoone

Jeffret Hoone is the Director of Light Work since 1982. Under his leadership, Light Work has become an internationally renowned organization with an award-winning publication,...

Natalie Bookchin (1996)

Natalie Bookchin is a video artist whose work explores the consequences of technologies on a range of topics such as aesthetics, labor, politics, and leisure....

Martha Schermerhorn (1997)

Martha Schermerhorn is a photographer and book artist whose work explores er personal experiences with the world and relationships.   She is involved heavily in the artists...

Sabrina Raaf (1997)

  Sabrina Raaf is a Chicago-based artist who experiments with mechanized sculptural media, and designs responsive environments and social spaces. She received a B.S.F.S from Georgetown University and...

Scott McCarney (2000)

  Scott McCarney is a photographer and book artist. He uses different images to catalog events and places that he has come across in his life....

Alison Slein (2002)

Alison Slein received her B.A and B.F.A from the University of Missouri, and her M.F.A from Rochester Institute of Technology. Her work has been exhibited...

Collette Fu (2004)

  Colette Fu received her B.A from Virginia Commonwealth University and her M.F.A from Rochester Institute of Technology. After graduating from RIT she started to devise...

Doug DuBois (2004)

Doug DuBois is well-known for his book All the Days and Nights and his series "My Last Day at Seventeen," which captures the youth of...

Ron Jude (2006)

Ron Jude holds a B.F.A from Boise State University and a M.F.A from Louisiana State University. In 1991 he also participated in the American Photography...

Anita Welych (1998)

Anita Welych was born in Syracuse NY, the daughter of Colombian and Ukrainian immigrants. She is a book and installation artist. Welych attended Cornell University...

Laura Vandenburgh (1998)

"I am interested in the way that small, unspectacular decisions accrue over time to develop something more complex and surprising, spaces that are both familiar...

Treacy Ziegler (1999)

  Treacy Ziegler is a painter and printmaker from Newfield, NY. She holds a B.S from Hahnemann University and a M.S.W from the University of Pennsylvania.   Ziegler's...

Kim Waale (1999, 2009)

Kim Waale is a Professor of art and the Director of the Studio Art Program at Cazenovia College. She holds a B.F.A from Moorhead State...

Mary Michael Shelley (1999)

Mary Michael Shelley is a folk americana wood carver and painter. She is a self taught artist, having no formal education in the arts. She...

Jennifer Pepper (1999)

  Jennifer Pepper is a sculptor, video and drawing artist. With her drawings and sculptures she tries to portray instances that cannot be harnessed or fixed...

Amber Lia-Kloppel (2000)

Amber Lia-Kloppel was born in Ithaca, New York and she studied art as a young adult at the Community School of Music and Arts. She...

Kathleen Jesse (2000)

  Kathleen Jesse holds a B.S degree from University of Nebraska and a M.F.A from University of California. Her work has become a travelogue of the places...

Luis Borrero (2000)

Luis Borrero graduated from Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and several years later studied historical materials and techniques under the guidance of Peter Trubig in...

Elisabeth Haley Meyer (2001)

Elisabeth Meyer creates small, delicate prints that are influenced by natural and architectural environments. She also creates work on larger, shaped plywood that uses both...

Jonathan Kirk (2001)

Jonathan Kirk was born in Saffron Walden, Great Britain. He holds a B.F.A from St. Martins School of Art, London and a M.F.A from Syracuse...

Adele Henderson (2001)

  Adele Henderson is a painter and printmaker that comments on multiple issues such as environmental, sexism, one percent, and most recently: perception of risk, terrorism/disaster...

Mary Giehl (2001)

Mary Giehl is a sculptor, fiber, and installation artist whose work focuses on around the theme of child abuse. Her work is influenced by her...

Sarah McCoubrey (1997, 2002)

Sarah McCoubrey received her B.A, B.F.A, and M.F.A from the University of Pennsylvania. She is landscape painter who adds surreal elements to the painting like...

Syau-Cheng Lai (2002)

Syau-Cheng Lai is a visual artist and classically trained pianist. She was born and raised in Taiwan where she also received her B.S in animal...

Evelyn Embry (2002)

  Evelyn Embry a painter who mainly works with pastels using the material more as a paint than a drawing tool. Her style is impressionistic but...

Takashi Soga (2003)

Takashi Soga was born in Osaka, Japan in 1952. He is a kinetic sculptor creating large scale, outdoor sculptures that respond to the air flow...

Walter McConnell (2003)

Walter McConnell is well known for his installations of moist clay and towering assemblages of cast porcelain. He received his B.F.A from the University of Connecticut in...

Minna Resnick (1999, 2004)

Minna Resnick was born in New York City. She has lived on both the East and West Coasts as well as in the Rocky Mountains. She...

Mary Lum (2004)

"I like to play with the relationship between fact and fiction. Most of the spaces in my collages can look believable but are really undependable."     Mary...

Richard Harrington (2004)

"In a culture that increasingly separates us from the natural world, my interest is in how we relate to it, how it lives in our...

Holly Greenberg (2004)

Holly Greenberg is a printmaker and painter known for her large, multi-process printwork and installations. She holds a B.F.A degree from the University of Michigan...

Ann Pibal (1998)

Ann Pibal is a painter who creates geometric, abstract paintings with acrylic and aluminum. She creates very active and small paintings with the use of...

Stephanie McMahon (2007)

"Fleeting moments and peripheral details inform the shapes, tone and color palette of my paintings as I seek to find a fluctuating space between the...

Timothy Frerichs (2007)

Timothy Frerichs received a B.A from St. Olaf College, MN, and a M.A/M.F.A from the University of Iowa. He is a professor at SUNY Fredonia teaching...

Mary Begley (2007)

"I explore Bio-morphic forms accompanied by the mark of human existence and in such hints of technology are set in naturalistic atmospheres. "   Mary Begley is...

Nicholas Ruth (2008)

"In my work, I spontaneously explore the anxious and funny ways in which we litter our lives with the artifacts of our desires.  Our buildings...

Elaine Defibaugh (2008)

"For me painting is a ritual and a dance, which occurs between my everyday life and my art. "   Elaine Defibaugh is a painter, printmaker, installation...

Tara Cooper (2008)

"My subject matter draws from meteorology and creative non-fiction, resulting in a series of production-based projects housed under the moniker Weather Girl. "   Tara Cooper's art encompasses almost...

Jeffrey Whittle (1997)

"Like paintings, maps create a world parallel to our own. A map can both tell us where we've been (or at least, where we think...

Michael Bogin (1997)

"For me, the ideal viewer notices and questions every visual detail, feels the staging of visual forces, remakes the painting in her own imagination.  For...

Debra Birmingham (1997)

"I see my landscape paintings as an effort to preserve something. As the landscape changes and the hedgerows disappear, the paintings become a keepsake, like...

Marion Elizabeth Wilson (1996)

"As a professor and artist situated in upstate New York in a post-industrial city for the past decade, my teaching and work has been a part...

Karen Sardisco (1996)

"I am drawn to the parallels that exist between simple elements and complex forms. In my work natural structures collide with man-made forms and allude...

Elizabeth Garrison (1996)

"My paintings are small personal improvisations on canvas that explore the mandala. Some are purely geometric symmetrical or circular diagrams. Others contain recognizable images or...

Carol A. Acquilano (1996)

Carol Acquilano works with many different mediums in her Anderson Alley Artists studio. She paints, sketches makes prints, binds books and is an avid en-plein-air...

Barbara Anger (2008)

Barbara has been teaching acting at Ithaca College since 1985. At Ithaca she wrote and directed Socially Transmitted Dread and the interactive play, Date At...