Fellows Notes is a monthly listing of the latest news from awardees in our Artist Fellowships Program.
Laura Baring-Gould‘s project Our Land: Our Community Nuestro Tierra: Nuestro Communidad // Nossas Terras: Nossa Comunidade is among the awardees of the most recent round of Creative City grants from the New England Foundation for the Arts.
Charles Coe is a 2017 Boston Artist-in-Residence, and he’ll have an opening reception for the project he developed during his residency, What You Don’t Know About Me, at Boston City Hall Gallery (12/22, 4 PM).
Jennifer Hilton has work in the biennial exhibition From These Hills: Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands at the William King Museum of Art in Virginia (thru 2/11).
Richard Michelson‘s music/theater/opera piece about the life of the artist Edvard Munch, Dear Edvard, will be performed at National Sawdust in NYC (12/10, 4 PM) and Arena Stage in DC (12/12, 7:30 PM). Find out more about the performances.
Dean Nimmer curated and is exhibiting in Uncommon Goods – String Holders, at the Race Street Gallery in Holyoke (thru 12/17). Over 30 artists are participating in the show, which uses a utilitarian tool – the string holder – as a launching point for paintings, drawings, sculptures, and more.
Susan Rivo‘s documentary Left on Pearl has been screening in film festivals across the country. Most recently, it received the Best of Festival award at the Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival, and Honorable Mention for the Utopian Visions Award at the Utopia Film Festival in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Azadeh Tajpour will have the premiere screening of her documentary film Gazing through a Lens – ‘Ali Khan Documents 19th-Century Iran at Harvard Art Museum’s Menschel Hall (12/8, 2 PM).
Image: Andrea Sherrill Evans, THICKET (2017), silverpoint on prepared paper, 11 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.