The Neddy Award is one of the biggest artist grants in the country and last month, 2 of our Art Alums were rewarded for their artistic excellence.
Anthony White (’18) was selected as the 2021 Neddy Award winner along with Tariqa Waters.
The 2 selected winners will get $30,000 each in unrestricted funds. The 6 runners-up includes Kimisha Turner (’04) and will each receive $2000.
The Neddy Award began in 1996 as a tribute to the life and work of Robert E. [Ned] Behnke and has been stewarded by Cornish College of the Arts since 2011. It is a free and open application call to artists living and working in the greater Puget Sound region.
We extend our thanks to the Behnke Foundation for funding and fully supporting The Neddy Award at Cornish.
CONGRATULATIONS Anthony and Kimisha!!