The Giard Foundation congratulates our founder and advisory board member Jonathan Silin on the publication of his new book, Early Childhood, Aging and the Life Cycle: Mapping Common Ground.
"While Jonathan has worked tirelessly to build the Foundation’s programs in his professional life he is widely recognized scholar in the world of education (jonathansilin.com). In his new book about human development he charts the common ground between early childhood and the period that sociologists call “young-old age.” Emphasing the continuities that bind children and adults rather than on the developmental differences that traditional psychologists claim separate us, Jonathan Silin focuses on the themes we all manage across a lifetime."
The annual Robert Giard Foundation benefit will celebrate the Foundation’s 15th anniversary year, the 10th anniversary of the Giard Fellowship, and will feature as special guest National Book Award-winning writer and activist Masha Gessen (@mashagessen)
Tuesday evening, June 19, 2018
Details and invitation to come.
The Robert Giard Fellowship is celebrating 10 years of giving out the only fellowship to visual artists working specifically in the area of gender identity and sexuality.
Help us reach $1,000 with gifts of $10 and $100 towards our 10 year campaign.
10 Years, 10 Fellowships, 10 more donors
Give us your 10s and 100s to usher us to the next 10 years. ›››
New York magazine, via Vulture.com, features Robert Giard portrait of Foundation friend Tony Kushner.
Tony Kushner, 1995. Photo: Robert Giard.
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An annual award named for Robert Giard, a portrait, landscape, and figure photographer whose work often focused on LGBTQ lives and issues, this award is presented to an emerging, early or mid-career artist, from any country, working in photography, photo-based media, video, or moving image, including short-form film or video.
The 2018-2019 Robert Giard Fellowship will be awarded in Photography
Deadline: November 15, 2017, 7:00 pm
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