New York –   The Foundation for Contemporary Arts (FCA) has awarded fourteen unrestricted grants of $35,000 each to individual artists and one collective in the United States. Nominated confidentially by prominent artists and arts professionals and selected by the Directors of the Foundation and noted members of the arts community, artist David Hartt is one of three artists awarded the visual arts grant.

Recipients of the 2015 awards, broken up by category, are as follows:

DANCE
Body Cartography Project, Minneapolis
Melanie Maar, Brooklyn
Will Rawls, Brooklyn

MUSIC/SOUND
Ellen Fullman, Berkeley, CA
Zach Layton, Troy, NY
Missy Mazzoli, Brooklyn

PERFORMANCE ART/THEATER
Mallory Catlett, New York
Jim Findlay, Brooklyn
Cynthia Hopkins, Brooklyn

POETRY
Julie Patton, New York
Tony Towle, New York

VISUAL ARTS
David Diao, New York
David Hartt, Chicago
Xaviera Simmons, Brooklyn

More information on the program is available here.