Minnesota State arts Board project. Rocky holding a photograph of Tea Leaf - performance prior to a 1-year public art installation of the work at Clare Housing.


Minnesota State arts Board project. Rocky holding a photograph of Tea Leaf – performance prior to a 1-year public art installation of the work at Clare Housing.

GRANTS & FELLOWSHIPS

  • 2012 Minnesota Initiative Grant, public art project, One-night performance and installation of photographs in AIDS focused community care centers.
  • 1999 Minnesota 2000 Documentary Project, MN Historical Society
  • 1999 Jerome Foundation Grant to Aperture on behalf of FAERIES
  • 1998 McKnight Foundation Photography Fellowship
  • 1992 Bush Foundation Artist Fellowship
  • 1992 McKnight Foundation Photography Fellowship
  • 1992 Jerome Travel and Study Grant
  • 1992 COMPAS Community Art Program
  • 1991 Minnesota State Arts Board Grant
  • 1990 Jerome Foundation Grant
  • 1990 National Endowment for the Arts, Photography Fellowship
  • 1989 McKnight Foundation Photography Fellowship

AWARDS

  • 2003 Silver Eye Center of Photography Honerable Mention 2000 Lambda Literary Award, Best Fine Art Book, FAERIES
  • 1996 Book Award, American Photography 12
  • 1994 Finalist, Friends of Photography, Ruttenbuerg Foundation Award for Portraiture
  • 1993 Nominated, Infinity Award, International Center of Photography
  • 1993 Outstanding Young Alumni Award, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN
  • 1992 Award of Excellence, Communication Arts Annual
  • 1992 UNESCO/Asian Cultural Society World Photo Contest : THE FAMILY
Chuck Peterson, Executive Director of Clare Housing

Chuck Peterson, Executive Director of Clare Housing

Rocky holds a framed photograph while a member of the audience reads a randomly chosen text of Faerie interviews about Kawashaway Sanctuary.

Rocky holds a framed photograph while a member of the audience reads a randomly chosen text of Faerie interviews about Kawashaway Sanctuary.

Photographer Keri Pickett hosts a one night performance of photography, video and the spoken word as part of a Minnesota State Arts Board Initiative Grant.

Photographer Keri Pickett hosts a one night performance of photography, video and the spoken word as part of a Minnesota State Arts Board Initiative Grant.

Patrick Scully, Founder of Patrick's Cabaret with artist Keri Pickett.

Patrick Scully, Founder of Patrick’s Cabaret with artist Keri Pickett.