Zlatko Kopljar dobitnik FF. nagrade za performance za 2002-2003

vrijeme: 01.04.2003. - 01.06.2003.
organizator: Franklin Furnace - New York
This year Franklin Furnace received over 300 proposals from 25 countries. Six artists were selected for the Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art 2002-03 and three artist were selected for The Future of the Present 2003 residency program. THE FRANKLIN FURNACE FUND FOR PERFORMANCE ART 2002-03 Since 1985 Franklin Furnace has awarded the Fund for Performance art; this year six performance artists will receive grants of 5000 USD each, allowing them to produce major works anywhere in the State of New York. The Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance art is supported by Jerome Foundation and the New York State Council on the Arts. This year FUNDWINNERS are: Jess Dobkin (Toronto, Canada) Laure Drogoul (Baltimore, Maryland) Zlatko Kopljar (Zagreb, Croatia) Mendi Lewis Obadike (Hamden, Connecticut) James Scruggs (Jersey City, New Jersey) Alexander Viscio (Vienna, Austria) Franklin Furnace has no curator. Each year a new panel of artists reviews all proposals. We believe that this peer panel system allows all kinds of artists from all over the world an equal shot at presenting their work. This year esteemed selection panel of artists, Natalie Bookchin, Zhang Ga, Dor Green, Tracie Morris, and Pat Oleszko, met on May 20th, 21st and 22nd, 2002. More information about these artists and their projects coming soon !