Applications Being Accepted for 2014 Bucci-Dietz Artist’s Award
Posted on 11/07/2014
Applications are presently being accepted for The Ronna Bucci and Dr. Charles Dietz Art
Endowment Fund 2014 Artist’s Award. The award is presented in memory of Ronna
Bucci, a young artist, and Dr. Dietz, the longtime Director of the Zanesville Art Center.
The award is an annual project of the Ronna Bucci and Dr. Charles Dietz Art Endowment
Fund at the Muskingum County Community Foundation (MCCF), which provided initial
gifts to the fund, along with the Bucci family, Dr. Dietz, the Beaux Arts Club, and several
other community members. Contributions may be made to the Fund by individuals and
organizations to enhance the giving program, which includes the Artist’s Award and an
annual college scholarship award to a student pursuing a major in the field of art.
Artists who live in Muskingum County or are members of the Zanesville Appalachian
Arts Project (ZAAP) are eligible to apply for the Artist’s Award, which is a monetary
grant of $500, to further the recipient’s career as an artist. The award may be used for supplies, materials, exhibition fees, seminars, conferences and other activities that may provide assistance to the artist.
Application forms may be obtained at the Muskingum County Community Foundation
(MCCF), 534 Putnam Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701; at the ZAAP Gallery, 625 Main
Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701; or download here. Completed applications must
be submitted to the Muskingum County Community Foundation by 5:00pm Tuesday,
November 25, 2014.
The presentation of the 2014 Artist’s Award will take place at the ZAAP Gallery at 7:00
pm December 5, 2014 during the Artist Colony of Zanesville’s “First Friday” event.
Individuals seeking information about the Bucci-Dietz Artist’s Award or wishing to make
contributions to support The Ronna Bucci and Dr. Charles Dietz Art Endowment Fund or
other local scholarships and grant programs may contact the Muskingum County
Community Foundation, 534 Putnam Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701. (740) 453-5192