Guggenheim Fellowship http://kcur.org en UMKC Alumnus Wins Guggenheim Fellowship http://kcur.org/post/umkc-alumnus-wins-guggenheim-fellowship <p>Each year, the <a href="http://www.gf.org/about-the-foundation/the-fellowship/">John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation</a> awards mid-career fellowships to 200 applicants in fields ranging from choreography to plant sciences. Two of the 2013 fellows are Kansas City locals: Mike Sinclair, architectural and fine art photographer; and <a href="http://www.narongmusic.com/">Narong Prangcharoen</a>, UMKC alumnus and teaching assistant of composition and piano, and freelance composer. Prangcharoen's fellowship is in music composition.</p><p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 18:45:47 +0000 Monica Sandreczki 34997 at http://kcur.org UMKC Alumnus Wins Guggenheim Fellowship Artist Wilbur Niewald Wins Guggenheim http://kcur.org/post/artist-wilbur-niewald-wins-guggenheim <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d1020068c4b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d1020068c4b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d1020068c4b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-695717.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo – Artist Wilbur Niewald, professor emeritus of painting at the Kansas City Art Institute, began his year-long<br /><a href="//www.gf.org/newfellow.html">Guggenheim</a> Fellowship on May 1.</p> Mon, 01 May 2006 13:20:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 882 at http://kcur.org Artist Wilbur Niewald Wins Guggenheim