FURTHERMORE  grants in publishing

a program of the J. M. Kaplan Fund

Since 1995, when Furthermore was founded, more than 1,000 projects
have been awarded grants totaling almost $5 million.

Spring 2014

Art, Architecture, and Design

American Fund for Charities/Ben Uri Museum, Wilmington DE. Writing, indexing, and photography for book, Max Weber, Paris and London: The Cross-Cultural Influence of a Russian-American Émigré Artist in Europe. Publisher, Ben Uri with Lund Humphries 2014.  $4500

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick ME. Editing for book, Richard Tuttle: Prints: A Retrospective by Christina von Rotenham. Publisher, JRP/Ringier Kunstverlag 2014. $3000

Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr PA. Illustration for book, Houses for a New World: Builders and Buyers in American Suburbs 1945-1965 by Barbara Miller Lane. $5000

Council for Canadian American Relations, New York NY. Editing, photography, and design for book, Partners in Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson by David A. Hanks. Publisher, Monacelli Press 2015. $3000

Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit MI. Design and printing and binding for book, Diego and Frida in Detroit. Publisher, Detroit Institute of Arts 2015. $7500

Friends of Clermont, Germantown NY. Printing and binding for book, Paintings, Sculpture and Decorative Arts at Clermont by Bruce Naramore and Aaron Ahlstrom. Publisher, Friends of Clermont 2014. $5000

First Center for the Visual Arts, Nashvile TN. Indexing and illustration for book, Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy. Publisher, Philip Wilson 2014. $5000

Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore MD. Illustration for book, The Philadelphia Country House: Architecture & Landscape Illustration in Colonial America by Mark E. Reinberger and Elizabeth McLean. Publisher, Johns Hopkins University Press 2015. $4500

MASS MoCA, North Adams MA. Printing and binding for book, Teresita Fernandez: As Above So Below by Denise Markonish, Eliot Weinberger, and Teresita Fernandez. Publisher, MASS MoCA 2014. $5000

Museum of Biblical Art, New York NY. Writing, editing, and design for book, Donatello to Della Robbia: Treasures of Renaissance Florence from the Museo dell’Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore by Timothy Verdon and Daniel Zolli.  Publisher, D. Giles Ltd 2015. $5000

New York Botanical Garden, Bronx NY. Printing and binding for book, Flora Illustrata: Great Works from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library. Publisher, Yale University Press 2014. $3000

New York Foundation for Architecture, New York NY. Photography for book, Double Take:  Touring New York City’s Subway Art by Jan Lakin. Publisher, W.W. Norton 2015. $3000

Storm King Art Center, Mountainville NY. Writing for book, Zhang Huan: Evoking Tradition by Nora Lawrence. Publisher, Storm King Art Center 2014. $4200

Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Catskill NY. Printing and binding for book, Master, Mentor, Master: Thomas Cole and Frederic Church by John Wilmerding. Publisher, Thomas Cole National Historic Site 2014. $2500

University of Virginia/Fralin Museum of Art, Charlottesville VA. Indexing, editing, and printing and binding for book, Joseph Cornell and Surrealism by Matthew Affron and Sylvie Ramond.  Publisher, Fralin Museum of Art 2014. $6000

Friends of Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Canada. Editing and design for book, Geoffrey Farmer: The Surgeon and the Photographer by Geoffrey Farmer. Publisher, Vancouver Art Gallery with Black Dog Publishing 2015. $6000

Cultural History, the City, and Related Public Issues

Bard College/Bard Music Festival, Annandale-on-Hudson NY.  Writing, editing, and illustration for book, Franz Schubert and His World. Publisher, Princeton University Press 2014. $5000

Brandeis University, Waltham MA. Indexing, photography, illustration, and printing and binding for book, The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems by Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow. Publisher, University of North Carolina Press 2015. $3000

Frazier History Museum, Louisville KY. Editing and illustration for book, Kentucky by Design:  Material Culture, Regionalism, and the New Deal. Publisher, University Press of Kentucky 2015.  $5000

Friends of Historic Kingston, Kingston NY. Photography, design, and printing and binding for book, Kingston — The IBM Years. Publisher, Black Dome Press 2014. $3500

Grolier Club of New York, New York NY. Printing and binding for book, One Hundred Books Famous in Children’s Literature by Chris Loker. Publisher, Grolier Club. $4000

n+1 Foundation, Brooklyn NY. Writing and indexing for book, City by City: How Americans Actually Live. Publisher, Faber & Faber 2015. $3500

Spinner Publications, New Bedford MA. Printing and binding for book, A Picture History of New Bedford, Volume II: 1926-2014. Publisher, Spinner Publications 2014. $3000

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford CT. Design and printing and binding for book, Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008 by Robin Jaffe Frank. Publisher, Yale University Press 2015. $3000

Yale University Press, New Haven CT. Indexing for book, Oscar Wilde’s ‘Chatterton’: Literary History, Romanticism, and the Art of Forgery by Joseph Bristow and Rebecca N. Mitchell.  Publisher, Yale University Press 2015. $1500

Conservation and Preservation

National Wildlife Federation, Midpines CA. Printing and binding for book, When Mountain Lions are Neighbors: Wildlife in Today’s California by Beth Pratt. Publisher, Heyday 2015.  $3500

University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis MN. Editing for book, Barnstorming the Prairies:  Aerial Vision and Modernity in Rural America, 1920-1940 by Jason Weems. Publisher, University of Minnesota Press 2015. $3500

Fall 2014

Art, Architecture, and Design

Americas Society, New York NY. Editing and design for book, Moderno: Design for Living in Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela, 1940s-1970s. Publisher, Grupo Prisa/Santillana February 2015.  $4,500

Artist Book Foundation, New York NY. Support for book, RIVER CROSSINGS: A Selection of Contemporary Art at the Thomas Cole National Historic Site and Olana. Publisher, The Artist Book Foundation June 2015. $2,500

Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia PA. Writing, research, photography, and editing for book, African Art in the Barnes Foundation by Christa Clark. Publisher, Skira Rizzoli May 2015.  $5,000

Garden Conservancy, Cold Spring NY. Writing and photography for book, The Gardens of the Garden Conservancy by Page Dickey. Publisher, Harry N. Abrams Fall 2015. $4,500

Library of American Landscape History, Amherst MA. Printing and binding for book, Ruth Shellhorn by Kelly Camras. Publisher, Library of American Landscape History September 2015.  $3,500

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA. Editing and printing and binding for book, American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood. Publisher, DelMonico Books/Prestel Spring 2015. $5,000

Princeton University Press, Princeton NJ. Photography, illustration, and printing and binding for book, The Urbanism of Frank Lloyd Wright by Neil Levine. Publisher, Princeton University Press October 2015. $7,000

Saint Anselm College, Manchester NH. Illustration for book, Fighting for the Light: Female Photographic Pioneers in the Alfred Stieglitz Circle and Collection by Katherine Hoffman.  Publisher, Yale University Press October 2016. $3,000

Staten Island Institute of Arts & Sciences, Staten Island NY. Printing and binding for book, Staten Island SEEN by Robert Bunkin. Publisher, Staten Island Museum Summer 2015. $2,500

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz NY. Writing, photography, illustration, and printing and binding for book, Jervis McEntee: Hudson Valley Native Son by Lee Vedder. Publisher, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art August 2015. $2,500

University of Chicago Press, Chicago IL. Photography and illustration for book, Design for the Crowd: A History of New York’s Union Square by Joanna Merwood Salisbury. Publisher, University of Chicago Press March 2016. $4,000

Washington State University Press, Pullman WA. Photography and printing and binding for book, Developing the Northwest: The Life and Art of Asahel Curtis by William H. Wilson.  Publisher, Washington State University Press Fall 2015. $3,000

Cultural History, the City, and Related Public Issues

Cornell University Press, Ithaca NY. Editing, illustration, design, and printing and binding for book, A Not Too Greatly Changed Eden: The Story of the Philosophers’ Camp in the Adirondacks by James Schlett. Publisher, Cornell University Press July 2015. $5,000

Eakins Press Foundation, New York NY. Design for book, Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom, Photographs by Lee Friedlander by Lee Friedlander. Publisher, Eakins Press Foundation Summer 2015. $3,500

Friends of McGill University, New York NY. Editing and design for book, A Complex Fate: William L. Shirer and the American Century by Ken Cuthbertson. Publisher, McGill-Queen’s University Press April 2015. $5,000

Friends of the New York State Military Museum, Saratoga Springs NY. Illustration for book, A History of Saratoga Springs. Publisher, Kiskatom Publishing June 2015. $1,875

Historic Districts Council, New York NY. Writing and research for book, Patience and Fortitude: The Fight to Save the New York Public Library by Scott Sherman. Publisher, Melville House June 2015. $3,000

Hudson Area Association Library, Hudson NY. Writing, research, editing, and illustration for book, Hudson, Images of America by Lisa LaMonica. Publisher, Arcadia Publishing December 2015. $2,500

Nation Institute, New York NY. Illustration for book, Presidents by Steve Brodner. Publisher, Nation Books Spring 2018. $4,500

New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford MA. Printing and binding for book, No Ordinary Being by Llewellyn Howland III. Publisher, David R. Godine October 2014. 3,500

Town of Germantown, Germantown NY. Printing and binding for book, History of 18th Century Germantown by Walter V. Miller and Charles E. Ramsey. $800

University of California Press, Oakland CA. Editing, illustration, and design for book, Impossible Metropolis: A New York City Atlas by Rebecca Solnit. Publisher, University of California Press November 2016. $5,000

University of Chicago Press, Chicago IL. Illustration and printing and binding for book, The Cycling City: Bicycles and Urban America in the 1890s by Evan Friss. Publisher, University of Chicago Press Fall 2015. $2,500

Winterthur Museum, Winterthur DE. Photography for book, Back of the House and Beyond: Service Spaces in American Houses, 1900-1942 by Maggie Lidz and Jeff Groff. Publisher, Acanthus Press Fall 2016. $7,500

Conservation and Preservation

Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely MD. Writing, indexing, photography, editing, and illustration for book, Chesapeake Gardening and Landscaping: The Essential Green Guide by Barbara W. Ellis.  Publisher, University of North Carolina Press April 2015. $4,500

University Press of New England, Lebanon NH. Research, indexing, photography, illustration, and design for book, Birding in the Hudson Valley by Kathryn Schneider. Publisher, University Press of New England April 2017. $5,000

Yale University Press, New Haven CT. Indexing, photography, illustration, and design for book, A Forest Ecosystem as a Laboratory: Fifty Years of Discovery at Hubbard Brook by Richard T. Holmes and Gene Elden Likens. Publisher, Yale University Press Fall 2015. $5,000

Yale University Press, New Haven CT. Research for book, American Archipelago: What Island Communities Can Teach Us About Climate Change by Philip Conkling. Publisher, Yale University Press Spring 2017. $5,000

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