The Tanne Foundation
The Tanne Foundation
The Tanne Foundation
Tanne
Foundation
OPEN MIND//OPEN HEART/PASSION///CREATIVITY/FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION///SPIRIT
OPEN MIND//OPEN HEART/PASSION///CREATIVITY/FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION///SPIRIT
  • Mobius, Inc.

    Mobius is a non-profit, artist-run organization, whose mission is to generate, shape and test experimental art. It is known for incorporating a wide range of the visual, performing, and media arts in… Read more >

  • Mark Whitley

    Mark Whitley is a sculptor, songwriter and arts advocate. Drawing lines beween visual forms and cultural references,Whitley re-contextualizes and opens up new meanings using a combination of material… Read more >

  • Jordan Weber

    Jordan Weber of Des Moines, Iowa, is an artist and activist. His mixed media work explores the issues of consumer culture as they relate to the identities of young African American men. Often constru… Read more >

  • Kate Snodgrass

    Kate Snodgrass is a playwright in Boston Massachusetts. She began her theatrical life as an actor, studying in her home state of Kansas, and then at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art in Lo… Read more >

  • Jesse Ray Sims

    Kentuckian Jesse Ray Sims is an award-winning visual artist who began his career working as an architectural draftsman and in manufacturing. Working from his studio in Horse Cave, Kentucky, Sims meti… Read more >

  • John Romang

    Illinois-born John Romang is a visual artist working in watercolor, mixed media, painting, and drawing. He inspires others through his artistic inventions in Paducah, Kentucky, where he lives and exh… Read more >

  • Taylor Pilote

    Taylor Pilote of Tampa, Florida is a sculptor whose work combines the skills used in custom car modification with the sensibility of a surrealist. A self-proclaimed ‘shop rat’, Pilote grew up around… Read more >

  • Peter Handy

    Peter Handy is a published playwright living in New Jersey . Peter is dedicated to crafting stories that reveal how transcendent love can awaken the human spirit. His works explore a recurring theme:… Read more >

  • Cynthia Babak

    Cynthia Babak is a multi-disciplinary theatre artist living in Brooklyn, New York. As playwright, actor and director, she infuses all her work with a fine ear for comedy, which she considers an excel… Read more >

2015 Tanne Award Recipients:

Created in 1998 by an artist with a long-established interest in the arts, the Tanne Foundation has interests in filling cultural voids, enriching the artistic experience and broadening horizons for artists and their audiences.

Tanne Foundation awards recognize outstanding achievement and are an expression of gratitude to artists for their passion and commitment to their work.

2013 Tanne Award Recipients:

Created in 1998 by an artist with a long-established interest in the arts, the Tanne Foundation has interests in filling cultural voids, enriching the artistic experience and broadening horizons for artists and their audiences.

Tanne Foundation awards recognize outstanding achievement and are an expression of gratitude to artists for their passion and commitment to their work.