Amplify's 2019 Artist Support Grant Recipients
Recipient of a 2019 Artist Support Grant, an unrestricted cash award of $5,000.
Sarah Hummel Jones is originally from Indiana. She received her Bachelors of Fine Arts from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, OH. After graduation Jones moved to Chicago, IL where she attended The School of the Art Institute Chicago for a year and received a Post Baccalaureate in Ceramics. Jones received a Master's of Fine Art in Ceramics from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2014 and shortly after graduation, moved to Brooklyn, NY and worked as a ceramic technician and assistant. Sarah Hummel Jones has lived in Omaha for past 3 years and is the Co-Op Studio Manager at the Union for Contemporary Art.
Recipient of the 2019 LGBTQIA+ Artist Support Grant, an unrestricted cash award of $5,000.
Corson Androski is a researcher, conservationist, software developer, and photographer/filmmaker from Hutchinson, Kansas. Their work uses the concept of care—as labor, affect, and ethic, given/received by humans and other-than-humans, individuals and systems—to consider subjects like institutional medicine alongside state ecological regulation, and beyond their respective margins, emergent communities of illness alongside informal conservation of the small, overlooked ecosystems of weeds and fungi that spring up in the seams of our patchwork flyover states.