Artists Fellowship Award

2009 Artists Fellowship Award for Jason Lazarus

We are happy to announce that Jason Lazarus is one of the recipients of the "Artist Fellowship Awards 2009" by the Illinois Arts Council.
The Illinois Arts Council honors Illinois artists in recognition of their outstanding work and commitment within the arts. Awards are based upon the quality of works submitted and the evolving professional accomplishments of the applicant.
$7,000 are awarded to exceptional talents from different disciplines as Computer Art, Music Composition, Photography, Poetry and Visual Arts - Jason Lazarus was a winner in the „Photography“-Section.
The Illinois Arts Council was created by the Illinois General Assembly in 1965 to survey and assess the needs of the arts throughout the state; identify existing legislation, policies, and programs which affect the arts and evaluate their effectiveness; stimulate public understanding of the importance of cultural institutions; promote an encouraging atmosphere for creative artists in Illinois; and encourage the use of local resources to develop and support the art.
The Jury members for the Photography applicants 2009 were: Sergio de la Torre / Berkeley, CA; Trinidad Mac-Auliffe / Cincinnati, OH; Mike Smith, Johnson City, TN

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