Friday, August 26, 2011

Aaron Siskind Foundation IPF Grant

Dear Aaron,

I could never thank you enough. Thank you so much for this grant, for the nudge forward, for the opportunity to make my work. So much love to you.

- Lisa

Aaron Siskind Foundation

2011 Individual Photographer's Fellowships


We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2011 Fellowships. This year's review panel selected five artist/photographers to receive cash grants of $10,000 to help further their creative projects and abilities.

2011 Aaron Siskind Foundation Fellows

Matt Eich -- Norfolk, VA
Lisa Elmaleh -- Brooklyn, NY
Brigitte Grignet -- New York, NY
Chris Jordan -- Seattle, WA
Justin Kimball -- Florence, MA

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Take This Hammer

I've been listening to a lot of Lead Belly lately while I work. His voice makes my skin tingle. Makes my feet tap. Gets me goin.

Three Songs by Leadbelly by pigfoot

Thursday, August 18, 2011

I would not think to touch the sky with two arms