Entries by Shane Lavalette

Light Work Receives Grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation

Light Work is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a $100,000 grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. The award will be distributed over two years, and contribute to the success of Light Work’s renowned residency and exhibition programs offering support and visibility to emerging and under-recognized artists working in […]

Light Work Receives 2015 NEA Art Works Grant

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced today that Light Work is one of 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. The grant will support Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence Program and the production of Contact Sheet: The Light Work Annual. Every year Light Work invites between twelve and fifteen […]

Announcing the 2015 Light Work Artists-in-Residence

Every year Light Work invites between twelve and fifteen artists to come to Syracuse to devote one month to creative projects. Over 400 artists have participated in Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence Program, and many of them have gone on to achieve international acclaim. The residency includes a $5,000 stipend, a furnished artist apartment, 24-hour access to […]

Apply for 2014 Light Work Grants in Photography

Light Work is pleased to announce the 2014 Light Work Grants in Photography competition. Light Work began offering grants to CNY artists in 1975 to encourage the production of new photographic work in the region. Three $2,000 grants will be awarded to photographers who reside within an approximate 50-mile radius of Syracuse, N.Y. The recipients […]

Announcing the 2014 Light Work Artists-in-Residence

Every year Light Work invites between twelve and fifteen artists to come to Syracuse to devote one month to creative projects. Over 400 artists have participated in Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence Program, and many of them have gone on to achieve international acclaim. The residency includes a $5,000 stipend, a furnished artist apartment, 24-hour access to […]

Catching Up with Hannah Frieser

During her eight years with Light Work, many have been impacted by Hannah Frieser‘s generosity and commitment to the organization’s mission of supporting artists. On behalf of the staff, friends, and a host of artists, we want to say a warm thank you to Hannah for the energy she brought to Light Work, and wish […]

2013 Light Work Grants in Photography

2013 Light Work Grants: Laura Heyman, Jared Landberg, Janice Levy August 19 – October 25, 2013 Light Work Hallway Gallery Reception: Thursday, September 26, 5-7pm Light Work is pleased to announce that the recipients for the 39th annual Light Work Grants in Photography are Laura Heyman, Jared Landberg, and Janice Levy. The Light Work Grants […]