Clowns Without Borders

Clowns Without Borders

2002 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Clowns Without Borders was founded in Barcelona in July 1993. The idea began when Tortell Poltrona, a professional clown in Spain, was invited to perform in a refugee camp in Croatia. This performance unexpectedly attracted audiences of more...
Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana (MACLA)

Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana (MACLA)

2002 JERRY GARCIA AWARD MACLA is an inclusive contemporary arts space grounded in the Chicano/Latino experience that incubates new visual, literary and performance art in order to engage people in civic dialogue and community transformation. In memory of Grateful Dead...
Save Our Sounds: The Zuni Tapes

Save Our Sounds: The Zuni Tapes

2002 RALPH J. GLEASON AWARD Save Our Sounds is a project of the American Folklife Center, which strives to preserve and digitize some of the most endangered sound recordings in the Center’s collections, thus assuring that the valuable music, song and story on these...