Headlands Center for the Arts

Alumni New Works

Alumni New Works is a project-based award program intended to support the cutting edge contemporary creative practices of Headlands Alumni. The program offers support in the form of return visits of two to six weeks, along with cash grants of $5,000 to assist with project execution.

Award Period

  • Program runs March to December, 2016.

Program Goals

  • Support projects in the critically underfunded realm of cutting edge contemporary creative practices, of which Headlands Alumni are distinguished
  • Provide an impactful award to granted Alumni toward the successful completion of a project, through the means of finishing funds and a project-focused return visit
  • Facilitate recognition of awardees’ artistic excellence by providing a venue for sharing project outcomes on Headlands’ webpage and by promoting public manifestations of the project.