Congratulations to recent Bresler Artist Resident, Amy Hughes Braden. Braden has been awarded the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) Artist Fellowship grant for 2017. “The Artist Fellowship Program (AFP) offers up to $10,000 fellowships to individual artists whose artistic excellence significantly contributes to the District of Columbia as a world class cultural capital. AFP recognizes the impact of individual artists within the District of Columbia and supports the vitality that those artists bring to the local community.”

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Image caption: Amy Hughes Braden, Taint Painting, 2015, Acrylic, pastel, on cradled panel, 48 x 36 x 2 inches