The Franklin Furnace Fund 2008-09

For over twenty years, Franklin Furnace has awarded grants to emerging performance artists to allow them to do major work in New York. Events are presented in partnership with collegial venues, or, in the case of site-specific collaborative groups, in the city environment. This season, Franklin Furnace received 465 applications, more than any previous year.

Franklin Furnace Fund 2008-09 grant recipients are:

Danielle Abrams, Ann Arbor, MI
Katherine Behar, New York, NY
Jibz Cameron, New York, NY
Peter Dobill, New York, NY
Shelley Mars, New York, NY
Amapola Prada Mendoza, Lima, Peru
Elaine Tin Nyo, New York, NY
Yoonhye Park, New York, NY
Edward Purver, New York, NY
Saya, Woolfalk, New York , NY
Maria Yoon, New York, NY

Panel bios