Anonymous Was A Woman today announced the ten artists selected to receive their twentieth annual awards. All the recipients are women over forty years of age who have significantly contributed to their fields, with the grants meant to support and sustain mature female artists. The winners this year are Donna Dennis, Wendy Ewald, Simone Forti, Rachel Harrison, Pam Lins, Jennifer Montgomery, Dona Nelson, Lisa Sanditz, Lisa Sigal, and Julianne Swartz. Each recipient will receive an unrestricted grant of $25,000 each. Further information and images from each artist can be found here.
Anonymous Was A Woman is a program of FJC-A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds, and is administered by Philanthropy Advisors, LLC, a comprehensive consulting and management organization for private philanthropy. The donors who support the awards remain anonymous.