Lead Emerging Artist Prize (LEAP) Program | Lead Bank

 

 

Lead Emerging Artist Prize (LEAP)

A partnership program with the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) to shine a light on KCAI students.

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"Working with young artists who have a different perspective of the world around us, especially our community, is refreshing. They give us hope for the future and we’re very excited to support their creative talents."

- Joshua Rowland, CEO of Lead Bank.

 

 

 


 

2020/2021 Winners

 

 



Ryan Haney Towards an End - green sculpture




Ryan Haney

Towards an End

(Sculpture)




Stella Bonafazi Corn, OK - photo of truck



Stella Bonafazi

Corn, OK

(Photography)



London Williams Black Cowboys painting


London Williams

Black Cowboys

(Painting)

Le Hung Gender Implications on Garments 1

Le Hung

Gender Implications on Garments

(Fiber)


 

2019/2020 Winners

 

 

Alex Duncan LEAP

Alex Duncan

Folly Jazz Poster

(Graphic design)

Jinblossom Plati LEAP

Jinblossom Plati

Pink Lotus

(Ceramics)

 

 

Rian Stallbaumer LEAP

 

Rian Stallbaumer

Rest Area

(Photography)

 

Kate Fromm LEAP

 

Kate Fromm

CWRF

(Fiber)

 

 

2018/2019 Winners

 

 

 

Vivian Becks LEAP

Vivian Becks

A Home Alone

(Digital animation)

Rachel Tucker LEAP

Rachel Tucker

Insecure: Belly

(Charcoal illustration)

Lisa Bjornstad LEAP

 

Lisa Bjornstad

Boolean Lovers

(Bronze sculpture)


Anella Fernandez LEAP

 

Anella Fernandez

The Dolls that Rose

(Graphic collage)