Strauss Artist Grants program recognizes the work and contributions to the quality of life in Fairfax County of professional artists; their continued pursuit of their creative work; their achievements and demonstrated history of accomplishments.

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FY13 Strauss Artist Award recipients Susan Eder & Craig Dennis; Hide and Seek (Demon) ; ©2013 Susan Eder & Craig Dennis; (Hebomoia leucippe daemonis, from Seram Island); Each piece comprised of 2 prints, each 33" square, edition of 3

About Bill Strauss


Named for Bill Strauss (1947-2007), gifted writer, co-founder of the Capitol Steps and the Cappies, the Strauss Fellowships support and encourage Fairfax County’s finest creative artists in all disciplines and recognize professional working artists’ achievements and their demonstrated history of accomplishments; they promote artists’ continued pursuit of their creative work.