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3 Tyler Painting Alums receive Guggenheim Fellowships!

Author: matthews
Image credit- Angela Dufresne

Three Tyler Painting Alumni: Marina Adams (BFA), Angela Dufresne (MFA) and Eileen Neff (MFA) are among the recipients of the 2016 John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Awards!

From the Guggenheim site:

On April 5, 2016, the Board of Trustees of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation approved the awarding of 175 Guggenheim Fellowships (including three joint Fellowships) to a diverse group of 178 scholars, artists, and scientists. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of nearly 3,000 applicants in the Foundation’s ninety-second competition.

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