List of people in the Arts whose contributions to their fields have resulted in them being awarded a major grant, and artists who have been interviewed for the PBS series, entitled Art 21 (Art in the 21st Century).
Last Updated: Feb 2, 2012
As you research a specific artist and/ or MacArthur Fellow please add the website links here. Thanks,
- Mark Bradford by Steph
- Allan McCollum: Shapes Copper Cookie Cutters by Claire McCulloch
Video describes Allan McCollum and his artistic process while creating over a thousand cookie cutters. This series is part of the installation titled "Shapes of Maine."
- Art 21: Allan McCollum by Claire McCulloch
Allan McCollum discuss's his interpretation of the series of symbols he has created. He get his inspiration from many places include family heritage and a families historical symbol.
- Jorge Pardo Sculpture by Sarah Horowitz
So I think it's his official site, but it just has documentation of his sculpture and such.
- Frederick Petzel Gallery- Jorge Pardo by Sarah Horowitz
- Ned Kahn by Townsend
Ned Kahn- Shows a great amount of his art and has information of his modern life
- Alice Fulton- Poet by Anonymous
This is a good link because it not only has a detailed biography of Fulton but it also has a wide variety of her poems.
- Cormac McCarthy by Sara Hansen
This website has a lot of good quotes and little excerpts from McCarthy's novels. It will help to analyze his writing style.
- Camilo Jose Vergara by Blake
- Camilo Jose Vergara (Bio) by blake
- Yinka Shonibare Official Page by Anonymous
Official site of Yinka Shonibare (Art 21 artist)
- Biography by Stephanie
Art 21 biography of Mark Bradford. Also has links to slideshows of his works and interviews.
- Mark Bradford by Stephanie
MacArthur Fellows biography of Mark Bradford. Also has link to video interview of bradford and photos of his work.
- Janine Antoni by Mallory
Good biography of Janine Antoni.
Contemporary Artists Who Use Text, Image, & Performance to Provoke Public Discourse
This site has a whole bunch of others -- http://www.artequalstext.com/