BreakfastTable with Nicole Dowd
Quote: “Art has the power to make remarkable change in the world.” - Nicole Dowd
Interested in combining passion for working with artists with her degree in design.
Through working with Hamiltonian, Nicole became more interested in professional development of artists, and helping with career mapping. This led her to move into running Hamiltonian’s fellowship.
Halcyon Arts Lab
Halcyon aims to empower emerging creatives, who are innovative and risk takers
Halcyon also wants to become a hub and a catalyst for the arts in D.C.
The Fellowship consists of a 9 month residency for 6 D.C. based or international artists. It focuses on mentorship, and collaboration between entrepreneurs and artists. The current fellows range in disciplines, and represent “a diversity of medium.”
Fellows have a safe environment to experiment and create, with fellow Georgia Saxelby stating that the fellows “have the perfect amount of rebelliousness in the art world.”