Project Grant was a socially engaged artist residency that was operated out of the home of artist, Tina Dillman, in Buffalo, New York, from 2014-16.

Project Grant worked collaboratively with artists from around the world to produce site-specific art projects in communities with limited resources. The residency in it’s first year summer 2015, developed 3 projects that worked with residents, mostly youth on the West Side and in the Old First Ward, and in the summer of 2016, another 3 projects were developed to revisit the West Side and the Old First Ward, and to include the East Side. All of the projects concluded with a final artwork, public event, performance, or exhibition.


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