Tyanna Buie

Photo of Tyanna Buie

A Chicago and Milwaukee native, Tyanna Buie is a visual artist who received her BA from Western Illinois University and her MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Buie has attended Artists-In-Residency programs, such as the Joan Mitchell Center (New Orleans, LA), the Women’s Studio...

Current Fellow
2019 to 2020

Tony Orrico

Tony Orrico, Casa Wabi Residency, Oaxaca, MX. Photo by Alex De la Peña

Tony Orrico’s work has reached mass circulation for its ingenuity within the intersections of performance and drawing. His work explores how consciousness and physical impulses manifest into visible forms. He uses his own somatic research, Suspension Practice, as point of entry into his visual...

Current Fellow
2019 to 2020

Suzanne Wright

Suzanne Wright, "Monument on Fire” 2018, Acrylic, oil, flashe' paint on birch plywood 33 ½” x 33 ½”

Suzanne Wright is an artist and professor living and working in Los Angeles. She earned her BFA at Cooper Union and MFA at the University of California San Diego and also attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Wright’s paintings, drawings, and collages...

Current Fellow
2019 to 2020

Hartmut Austen

Hartmut Austen, Roller Coaster, 2012, oil on canvas, 60" x 75"

Hartmut Austen studied painting and drawing with H.J. Diehl at Hochschule der Künste/University of the Arts (Berlin). His first arrival in the United States was marked by a 1998 group exhibition titled VOID at unfinished gallery (Williamsburg, NY). He has since exhibited widely in the United...

Former Fellow
2012 to 2013

Laura Capp

Laura Capp holds a PhD in English from the University of Iowa with an emphasis in Victorian and modernist British literature and an MFA in Book Arts from the University of Iowa’s Center for the Book. In both her scholarship and her artwork, she explores relationships between speakers and...

Former Fellow

Terry Conrad

Found Materials, Wood, Paper, Concrete, Copper, Jean Eschmann Bound Book, 30 x 22 inch print, 2011

Terry Conrad received his BFA from Alfred University and his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Conrad is interested in the community and social aspects of printmaking. In 2014, he was awarded a SPAF/NYSCA grant to develop the Adirondack Forum , a...

Former Fellow
2015 to 2016

Brandon Coley Cox


Brandon Coley Cox is an emerging artist based in Brooklyn, NY. He recently earned his MFA from Yale University and is one the current Grant Wood Fellowship recipients at the University of Iowa. Cox has also been awarded other residencies in the past at...

Former Fellow
2017 to 2018

T.J. Dedeaux-Norris

Tameka Norris

T.J. Dedeax-Norris (f.k.a. Tameka Jenean Norris) received her undergraduate degree at the University of California (Los Angeles) and an MFA from the Yale University School of Art. She has participated in the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (ME), the Fountainhead Residency (Miami),...

Former Fellow
2016 to 2017