The McKeown Special Projects Award is a funding opportunity offered to KCAI ceramic and sculpture students during their junior or senior year. In 2008, my proposal took me to New York City to see the Armory Art Show, the Whitney Biennial, and of my first informational interviews with Lumi Tan, the former Director of Zach Feuer gallery in Chelsea.
Interview with Lumi Tan, Zach Feuer Gallery Director:
My 2008 blog post about my experience:
The next deadline for eligible students is in February 2012.