Launched in June, the 2021 Knight Arts Challenge sought the best ideas for the arts from individual artists and arts organizations in Akron, Detroit and Miami. Knight Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the Challenge in Miami — 24 South Florida artists and arts organizations that will share $2 million to bring their innovative ideas to life to reach audiences where they are.
Meet the 2021 Knight Arts Winners – Miami
Miami Light Project
LIZN'BOW (Liz Ferrer and Bow Ty Enterprises Venture Capital)
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum
WAAM (Women Artists Archive Miami)
Alexandra Fields O'Neale
Juraj Kojs and Pioneer Winter
Adam Weinert & Institute for Contemporary Art Miami
Downtown Doral Arts and Culture Foundation
Miami Dade College – Live Arts Miami
Symone Titania Major
Olympia Center/Olympia Arts Miami
Miami-Dade Public Library System
Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami
The White Elephant Group
2021 Knight Arts Champions
Every year, as part of the Knight Arts Challenge announcement, Knight also selects a group of Knight Arts Champions. Meet this year’s 23 community leaders in South Florida who have contributed to our region’s rich arts and culture scene. The Champions direct $10,000, provided by Knight, to South Florida artist or arts organization of their choice. Meet the 2021 Champions here.
*Stay tuned for the announcement of the Knight Arts Challenge winners in Akron and Detroit on Monday, December 6.