Grants & Awards


Posted: April 27, 2016

A Year in Review with Jon Ippolito

As the Foundation gets ready to announce the recipients of the second year of the Arts Writing Awards in Digital Art, we caught up with 2015 Arts Writing Award winner Jon Ippolito to find out how the award has ...

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Posted: April 21, 2016

A Year in Review with Joanne McNeil

As the Foundation gets ready to announce the recipients of the second year of the Arts Writing Awards in Digital Art, we caught up with 2015 Arts Writing Award winner Joanne McNeil to find out how the award ...

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Posted: April 15, 2016

Research Fellowship in Twentieth-Century Abstract Painting

Chicago, IL – The Foundation is pleased to announce a new fellowship to support research on twentieth-century abstract painting. The fellowship will provide an emerging scholar unique access to the Foundation’s exceptional collection of ...

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Posted: March 30, 2016

2016 Arts Writing Awards in Digital Art

The Thoma Foundation will announce the winners of the 2016 Arts Writing Awards in Digital Art on May 3, 2016. The Arts Writing Awards recognize arts writers who have made sustained and ...

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Posted: December 15, 2015

2015 Recipients: Jon Ippolito & Joanne McNeil

THE 2015 ARTS WRITING AWARDS RECIPIENTS Jon Ippolito received the $30,000 award for an established arts writer in the U.S. who has made significant contributions to writing in the digital arts. Jon ...

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Posted: December 3, 2015

Announcing the Winners of New Arts Writing Scholarship Competition for New Mexico School of the Arts

Santa Fe, NM – The Thoma Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its new Arts Writing Scholarship competition for the New Mexico School for the Arts (NMSA) Senior Creative Writing program. ...

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Posted: May 28, 2015

Interview with 2015 Digital Arts Writing Awards Recipient, Joanne McNeil

THOMA FOUNDATION: When and why did you begin writing about digital art, and why has it been important for you to contribute to scholarship in the field? MCNEIL: I first began writing about digital ...

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Posted: May 21, 2015

Interview with 2015 Digital Arts Writing Awards Recipient, Jon Ippolito

THOMA FOUNDATION: When and why did you begin writing about digital art, and why has it been important for you to contribute to scholarship in the field? IPPOLITO: At the end of my first ...

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Posted: April 21, 2015

Announcing The Inaugural Digital Arts Writing Awards Recipients

The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation announces the recipients and the selection committee for its inaugural Arts Writing Fellowship Awards in the digital arts. The fellowships are no-strings-attached, merit-based awards recognizing ...

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Posted: March 19, 2015

Announcing the 2015 Arts Writing Fellowship Awards, Digital Arts

This week the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation announced its inaugural awards program recognizing arts writers exploring the digital arts. The Arts Writing Fellowship Awards serve to reward and promote writers ...

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