2016 Decentralization Awards

Arts Education

Alina Plourde
Dr. Weeks Elementary School
New Seasons
Jamesville, NY 


Christopher Eric Merkley
Homer Central High School
Piecing It Together
Cortland, NY


CORA Foundation
Syracuse City School District
Henninger High School: Inside Out
Syracuse, NY 


Dodge Pratt Northam Art and Community Center
Adirondack Central School
My Hands and Me
Boonville, NY 


Friends of Quirk's Players, Inc
Fulton City School District
Drama Festival 2016
Fulton, NY 


Kathleen Beale
McGraw Central School District
I Felt That
Cortland, NY 


Sondra Bromka
Fayetteville Manlius
"Common Culture of Shakespeare's Time"
Marcellus, NY 


The Garden Variety
Herkimer High School
Wearable Works of Art
Herkimer, NY 

 

Community Arts Grants

Alina Plourde, New Leaf Ensemble
A New Leaf
Jamesville, NY 


Armory Square Association
Candlelight Series 2016
Syracuse, NY


Art Association of Oswego, Inc.
ART for YOUth
Oswego, NY 


Camillus Canal Society
Towpath Day,Theme "Step Back in Time"
Camillus, NY 


Cazenovia Area Community Development Association - FS
2016 Summer Concert Series Enhancement
Cazenovia, NY 


Center for Community Alternatives, Inc.
Sole Expressions - Stop the Violence!
Syracuse, NY 


Center for the Arts of Homer
Center Players Community Theater Program
Homer, NY 


Center for the Arts of Homer/Magic Garden Puppets
Marionette Magic
Homer, NY 

Civic Morning Musicals, Inc.
Music Performance
DeWitt, NY 


Clear Path for Veterans, Inc.
Visiting Artist Program
Chittenango, NY 


Cleveland Historical Society
Children's Glassworks Theatre
Cleveland, NY 


CNY Art Council Inc.
CNY Scholastic Art Show
Phoenix, NY 


CNY Arts Center, Inc.
Arty Art Installations
Fulton, NY 


CNY Living History Center
2nd Annual Reel CNY: A Festival of Shorts
Homer, NY 


CORA Foundation
BLACKOUT: Through the Veiled Eyes of Others. Racist Memorabilia from the Collection of William Berry, Jr.
Syracuse, NY 


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County
Nature inspires
Mexico, NY 


Cortland Area Communities That Care
Re-Visualizing Cortland
Cortland, NY 


Cortland Downtown Partnership
Music Lights up Downtown Cortland
Cortland, NY 


Cortland Free Library
On Your Mark, Get Set...READ!  Summer Reading Program
Cortland, NY 


Cortland Free Library
First Friday's Exhancement
Cortland, NY 


Cultural Council of Cortland County
Plein Air Cortland
Cortland, NY 


Cultural Council of Cortland County
Performance Art - Speed Painting
Cortland, NY 


Cultural Council of Cortland County
Discover Cortland First Fridays
Cortland, NY 


Diane Kim
Somali Bantu Folk Art Partnership
Syracuse, NY 


Dodge Pratt Northam Art and Community Center
Connecting our Community Through Music and Theater
Boonville, NY 


Downtown Syracuse Foundation Inc.
Forecasting the Future: Activating Dowtown’s Alleyways
Syracuse, NY 


Erwin Library and Institute
"On Your Mark, Get Set, Read" Summer Enhancement Library Programs
Boonville, NY 


Friends of Old Forge Library
"Poetry & Illustration W
Old Forge, NY 


Friends of Quirk's Players, Inc
Oklahoma!
Fulton, NY 


Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
Asian Elephant Extravaganza
Syracuse, NY 


Fulton Community Theatre
Fulton Community Theatre's 2016 Season
Fulton, NY 


Grace Episcopal Church for The Arts at Grace
The Arts at Grace Series 2016 Concerts
Cortland, NY 


Greater Liverpool Chamber of Commerce
Liverpool is the Place Concert Series
Liverpool, NY 


Historical Association of Vienna
SummerMusic in Vienna
North Bay, NY 


International L. Frank Baum & All Things Oz Historical Foundation
Oz-Stravaganza! 2016 main stage program
Chittenango, NY 


Jewish Community Center of Syracuse
Tzofim Friendship Caravan
Syracuse, NY 


Jewish Federation of Central New York
2016 Jewish Music and Cultural Festival
Dewitt, NY 


Joan Hillsman's Music Network, Inc.
Building Positive Neighborhoods Through Performance
Syracuse, NY 


Jordanville Library
"Heroes of the Erie Canal - Community Music and Pageantry"
Jordanville, NY 


Jubilee Homes of Syracuse, Inc.
Southwest Showcase Sundays
Syracuse, NY 


Juneteenth
Making Global Connections
Syracuse, NY 


Lamont Memorial Free Library
Summer Reading 2016
McGraw, NY 


Lewis McCaffrey - Marcellus Library
Marcellus Movie Madness Family Film Festival
Marcellus, NY 


Little Falls Family YMCA
Taking Art to the Streets of Little Falls
Little Falls, NY 


Liverpool Public Library
Liverpool Public Library's "Origins of Jazz Series: From Ragtime to Swing"
Liverpool, NY 


Michael Patrei
Sal the Mule's 15 Miles on the Erie Canal Puppet Show
Clinton, NY 


Midtown Utica Community Center
World Dance Workshop and Performance
Utica, NY 


Mohawk Valley Choral Society
Student Enrichment in Vocal Music
Little Falls, NY 


Mohawk Valley Resource Center for Refugees
UNSPOKEN Human Rights Conference & Film Festival
Utica, NY 


New York State Rhythm and Blues Festival, Inc.
24th New York State Blues Festival
Syracuse, NY 


Northshore Community Chorus
Northshore Community Chorus
Bernhards Bay, NY 


Oneida Public Library
OPL Children's Drama Workshop: Characters in Search of a Play
Oneida, NY 


Open Figure Drawing Inc.
Drawing Out of the Studio
Syracuse, NY 


Oswego College Foundation, Inc.
The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller
Oswego, NY 


Oswego Players Inc.
Man Of LaMancha
Oswego, NY 


Otisco Lake Community Association
Homemade Jam
Marietta, NY 


Peck Memorial Library
On Your Mark ~ 2016
Marathon, NY 


Preservation Revitalization of Pulaski
Pulaski Farmers Market - Local Band Feature
Pulaski, NY 


Pulaski Congregational Church
Laveck Concerts: "Big Concerts from a Small Town"
Pulaski, NY 


Rome Community Concert Band
Music For All
Rome, NY 


Rome Community Theater Inc.
Theater Colaboration Workshops
Rome, NY 


Salmon River Fine Arts Center, Inc.
Drawing Families into art
Pulaski, NY 


Southside Newspaper Project, Inc.  (the Stand Newspaper)
Joined Artists, Musicians & Singers, Inc. Cookout 2K16
Syracuse, NY 


St. Mary's-St. Peter's Church
Sundays at 3 Concert Series
Rome, NY 


Syracsuse Vocal Ensemble Inc
SVE Extra – Vocal Jazz
Syracuse, NY 


Syracuse Allied Arts
Syracuse Allied Arts
Camillus, NY 


Syracuse Area Landmark Theatre, Inc.
Syracuse High School Theatre Awards Presentation
Syracuse, NY 


Syracuse Children's Chorus
Fall Festival of Choirs
Syracuse, NY 


Syracuse Chorale
Brought to You By the Letter B
Syracuse, NY 


Syracuse City Ballet
Sleeping Beauty
Clay, NY 


Syracuse Community Choir, Inc
Teen Voices Matter
Syracuse, NY 


Syracuse International Film Festival
SpringFest 2016
Dewitt, NY 


Syracuse International Film Festival
2016 Salt City Horror Fest
Dewitt, NY 


Syracuse Shakespeare Festival Corp
Shakespeare-On-The-Grass: Coriolanus
Syracuse, NY 


Tanya Smolinsky
Site Matters
Marcellus, NY 


Taylor Historical Society
Oral History of Taylor, Old Home Day, Living History Speakers
Cincinnatus, NY 


The YMCA of The GReater Tri-Valley
YMCA Children's Film Making V
New Hartford, NY 


Town of Pompey Historical Society (TPHS)
Pompey Historical Society Celebrates 40 Years Through History and the Arts
Manlius, NY 


Town of Schroeppel
Music in the Park
Phoenix, NY 


Upstate Cerebral Palsy
Inclusive Studio Art Project
Utica, NY 

Utica Children's Museum
Teaching Artist in Residence
Utica, NY 

 
Utica Dance Foundation
Summer Community Music Theater
Utica, NY 


Utica Public Library
We'll Be the Band, You Create the Concert
Utica, NY


Village of Hamilton
Five Conversations through Music
Hamilton, NY 


Village of Lacona
2016 Music at the Market
Lacona, NY 


Village of Phoenix
Canalside Music Series
Phoenix, NY

Westcott Area Cultural Coalition
Westcott Street Cultural Fair
Syracuse, NY 


Westcott Community Center
Second Saturday Concert Series
Syracuse, NY 


Westcott Community Center
Westcott Recreational Dance
Syracuse, NY 


YWCA of Cortland
Bridges for Kids Photography class
Cortland, NY 

 

Individual Artist Commission

David Beale
Bridges for Kids
Cortland, NY


Susan Cody
Dorothy Riester Project
cazenovia, NY


Laurie Crockett
Jordanville Community Folk Operetta
Jordanville, NY


Jim Farfaglia
Sharing the History of Oswego County Pioneer Search & Rescue
Fulton, NY


Jenna North
Submersive Gardening
utica, NY


Jennifer Pashley
Her Kind: Women Speaking Truth
Clinton, NY


Jessica Posner
BUTTER BODY POLITIC/ BUTTER BODY SPIRITUAL
Syracuse, NY


Ron Throop
Moscow and Oswego Stuckism
Oswego, NY


Martin Willitts Jr
Poetry on the Bus
Syracuse, NY