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Ingrid Schorr
Acting Director
Brandeis Office of the Arts
PO Box 549110/MS 052
Waltham, MA 02454-9110

2015 Grant Awards

In 2015, more than 100 students, faculty and alumni participated in visual art, music, theater and multidisciplinary projects at Brandeis during the Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts with grants from the Office of the Arts to produce innovative and artistic work that offers opportunities to create, participate, and learn about the arts. A jury of faculty, staff and students evaluates grant applications on the quality and innovation of the project, and the potential for broad involvement of the Brandeis community during the festival. The following proposals received funding:

  • Paul Belenky '14, $300 for Unnoticed (sculpture)
  • Rachel Berkovitz '15 aand Jess Podhorcer '15, $110 for Color Theories Spaces (sculpture)
  • Paul Belenky '14, $400 for Golum (sculpture)
  • Sam Laney '16, $170 for Letters to Myself (interactive sculpture) 
  • Daniela Marquez '17, $500 for Arriba Quemando El Sol (photography)
  • Rohan Narayanan '14, $125 for Poetic EnLIGHTenment (performance)
  • Vivekanand Vimal (GRAD), $225 for Art Within the Soul of Science (digital art)
  • Sneha Walia '14, $50 for Lighthouse (poetry)
  • Lenny Schnier '13 and Alex Weick '15, $325 for Shadow Play/Light Box: LLM S6UNVEILING (video)
  • Jessica Huang '14, $275 for Listen to Me (sculpture)