Rhizome Announces Annual Commissions, Tumblr Internet Art Award Winners

"Promotional image for David Wightman and Jacob Ciocci, The Realm Recognize Realm Tour." (Courtesy Rhizome)

“Promotional image for David Wightman and Jacob Ciocci, The Realm Recognize Realm Tour.” (Courtesy Rhizome)

Today the Rhizome blog announced the winners of this year’s Commissions Program grants. Those winners are:

American Medium ‬
‪Yung Jake‬
‪Aaron Meyers with Lauren McCarthy‬
‪Haley Mellin‬
‪Lauren McCarthy
Additional commissioned projects by Jace Clayton and Aleksandra Domanovic will be announced shortly.

In addition they announced the first winners of the Rhizome | Tumblr Internet Art award, which goes to artists who engage with the blogging platform recently purchased by Yahoo for $1.1 billion.

‪Masood Kamandy‬
‪Dina Kelberman ‬
‪David Wightman and Jacob Ciocci‬