Ancestral Gravesites by Candice Davis
Ancestral Gravesites by Candice Davis

The Metro Regional Arts Council (MRAC) awarded a total of $176,717 to 36 individual artists in the FY 2019 Next Step Fund grant program. 

The MCADians who received grants were:

  • Bill Jeter ’98, MFA
  • Candice Davis ’18
  • Dennis Madamba ’14, MFA
  • Jonathan Herrera Soto ’17
  • Archie Bongiovanni ’09

The Next Step Fund program, funded by the McKnight Foundation, is designed to help artists in the seven-county metropolitan region complete a project that will help them rise to the next level in their careers regardless of whether they are emerging artists or artists well established in their disciplines. 

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