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APAP Announces New Round of Cultural Exchange Fund Grantees

APAP awards stipends of up to $2,000 to individuals and up to $10,000 for groups traveling outside of the US to see the work of artists and companies or to develop and advance projects with foreign artists and their collaborators. Below are the most recent grantees and their travel plans. You can also search the Digital Diaries and learn about past travel experiences.

  1. Tomeka Reid traveling to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to work with Endris Hassen
  2. Wendy Jehlen traveling to Cotonou, Benin to work with Marcel Gbeffa
  3. Kathleen Spehar, The O'Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University, traveling to Mexico City, Mexico
  4. Ming Ng, The Music Center, traveling to Bogota, Colombia for the Bogota Music Market and Festival and to Mexico City, Mexico for Internacional Cervantino
  5. Andrew Wood, San Francisco International Arts Festival/National Performance Network, traveling to Brisbane, Australia for the Australian Performing Arts Market
  6. Laura Colby, Elsie Management, traveling to Terschelling, Netherlands for the Oerol Festival
  7. Linda Lucero, Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, traveling to Guanajuato, Mexico for various music, dance and theater presentations
  8. Paul King, White Bird, traveling to Dusseldorf, Germany for Tanzmesse 2018
  9. Charles Santos, Texas International Theatrical Arts Society, traveling to Shanghai, China for the China Association of Performing Arts/2018 China International Performing Arts EXPO
  10. James Lemons, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, traveling to Toulouse, France for the European Circus Festival at LaGrainerie
  11. Ron Berry, Fusebox Festival, traveling to Hamburg, Germany for the International Sommerfestival and to Groningen, Netherlands for the Noorderzon Festival
  12. Jodee Nimerichter, American Dance Festival, traveling to London, United Kingdom for Dance Umbrella UK 2018
  13. Jeffrey Martin, University of Georgia Performing Arts Center, traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the Edinburgh International Festival and Edinburgh Fringe Festival
  14. Emmy Carter, The Cedar Cultural Center, traveling to the Canary Islands, Spain for 2018 WOMEX World Music Expo
  15. Schree Chavdarov, LEAF Community Arts, traveling to Remera, Rwanda for Kigaliup! Rwandan Music Festival
  16. Sarah Curran, Center for the Arts at Wesleyan University, traveling to Rabat, Morocco for the Visa For Music Festival
  17. Jay Wegman, NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, traveling to Buenos Aires, Argentina for Festival Internacional de Buenos Aires (FIBA)
  18. Christine Tschida, Northrop/University of Minnesota, traveling to Reykjavik, Iceland for ICE HOT Festival of Nordic Dance Artists
  19. Brian Jose, University of Florida Performing Arts, traveling to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain for the 2018 WOMEX-World Music Expo