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Ingrid Schorr
Acting Director
Brandeis Office of the Arts
PO Box 549110/MS 052
Waltham, MA 02454-9110
781-736-5008

2014 Grant Awards

In 2014, 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:

  • Sarah Bierman '14, $400 for The Grass Waltz (sculpture)
  • Olivia Leiter '14, $250 for Constructed Spaces (collage)
  • Paul Belenky '14, $400 for Golum (sculpture)
  • Marissa Lazar '14, $250 for The Memory Project (paintings) 
  • Sarah Hershon '14, $150 for Home Sweet Home (sculpture)
  • L.B. Moore '14, $125 for Mycorrhizas At Work (sculpture)
  • Allison Clears '14, $220 for Conserving Pitchers (sculpture)
  • Aliza Sternstein et al, $800 for Six Faces of Brandeis (paintings)
  • David Yun '14 and Vincent Wong '14, $300 for The Maw (sculpture)
  • Lenny Schnier '13 and Alex Weick '15, $725 for Nothing of Me Is Original: Unframing Kassandra (multimedia)
  • Amelia LeClair, $500 for Illuminations (performance)
  • Victoria Cheah, $500 for Half Marathon Concert (performance)
  • Zoe Golub-Sass '16, $200 for Twelfth Night or What You Will (performance)