This timeline shows work that has already been completed, as well as schedules for Rocket Grants projects that are currently in progress.
The number to the left of each project title indicates the round in which the award was made:
1 June 2010
2 June 2011
3 June 2012
4 June 2013
5 June 2014
6 June 2015
Completion dates are as indicated by the artists or artist teams concerned.
.Projects that have a “date link” connect to an extension form applied for by the artist(s).
1 Endless Boundless Brooke Tuley, Audrey Lauber, Tomomi Suenaga: Completed August 2010
1 WorkArtOut Leralee Whittle, Paul Sprawl: Completed November 2010
1 Prop 8 on Trial Lisa Cordes: Completed October 2010
1 The Center for the Advancement of Transmodern Awareness (CATA) Seth Johnson, Ashley Miller: Completed February 2011
1 WE! Jane Gotch, Mark Southerland, Ke-Sook Lee, Mica Thomas, Jason Dixon, Miles Neidinger, Paul Rudy: Completed April 2011
1 Haven Jarrett Mellenbruch: Completed June 2011
1 Point of Interest A. Bitterman/Pete Cowdin: Completed July 2011
1 Johnny America Patrick Giroux, Jonathan Holley, Emily Lawton: Completed September 2011
2 You Live Here Too Julia Vering: Completed November 2011
2 The Story of Chickens Amber Hansen, Cotter Mitchel, Hank Will: Completed April 2012
2 Ascent Daniel Eichenbaum, Bob Riddle, Cheryl Melfi, Rebecca Ashe, Richard Johnson: Completed May 2012
1 Dust Jaimie Warren, Peggy Noland, Cody Critcheloe: Completed May 2012
2 PLUG Projects Nicole Mauser, Cory Imig, Amy Kligman, Misha Kligman, Caleb Taylor: Completed June 2012
1 S’mores Grant Project, Kurt Flecksing: Completed June 21 2012
1 Product Placement, May Tveit: Completed December 2012
2 Resistant History, Caitlin Horsmon: Completed October 2012
2 Playing Gender, Asma Kazmi: Project withdrawn
3 Those Things That Protrude Rie Egawa, Burgess Zbryk: Project completed May 2013
3 Byproduct: Laundromat Sean Starowitz: Project completed June 2013
3 We Are Here To Plant A Tree Minister of Information/Don Wilkison: Project completed June 2013
3 Cyclotrope Cinema Andrea Steudel, Karl Fundenberger: Project completed June 2013
1 SAP, Lee Piechocki, Aaron Storck, Jeffery Isom: Project completed February 2013.
2 NV in KC, Judith G. Levy: Project completed in May 2013.
3 POP! Maria Calderon, Lacey Wozny: Project completed May 2013.
3 Give Take Give Dave Loewenstein: Project completed May 2013.
3 Spark Farm Park (with sculpture) Json Myers, Megan Gallant: Project completed May 2013.
4 Into the Night Sea Laura Isaac & James Isaac: Project completed November 2013.
2 Discrete Curiosities, Elizabeth Lovett, Yair Keshet: Project completed August 2014
2 Field Trip Publishing, Eric Dobbins, Kelly Clark: Project completed November 2014
3 Tell Me A Story Jose Faus, Sharon Eiker, David Arnold Hughes, Glenn North, William Peck, Michelle Pond, Rhiannon Ross, Judith Towse Roberts: Project completed December 2014
4 Public Service Announcement: KC Endangered Jacob Wagner & Yozo Suzuki: Project completed November 2014
4 Hard 50 Farm Zine Mobile Jessie Christian & Thaddeus Christian: Project completed November 2014
4 Civilian Stories Leandra Burnett, Sarah Murphy & Kent Szlauderbach: Project completed Summer 2014
4 KC Drag University Jaimie Warren: Project canceled, funds returned Summer 2014
4 If Da Dirt Could Talk Nedra Bonds & Nancy Dawson: Project completed Summer 2014
4 The Artists for Life Project Darryl Chamberlain & The Light in the Other Room: R&D Grant, reapplication Spring 2014, Project completed December 2014
4 First Lady? De De DeVille: Project completed Summer 2014
5 The Weight of an Object Damia Smith: Project completed June 2015
5 Beep Goes The Weasel David Cedillo, Angie Wofford, Matt Hawkins: Project completed June 2015
5 FUNC-Art Commons Jo Kamm: R&D completed February 2015, implementation abandoned, Final report August 2015
3 Awein’s DreamCart Tanya Hartman, Awein Wol: Project completed September 2015
3 Art Is Long, Life Is Short Richard Fritz, Michele Bridges, Crystal Gould: Project completed September 2015
5 A Mystic Bond Of Brotherhood Makes All Men One Joseph Keehn: Project completed August 2015
4 No More Nomads Mark Southerland, Hadley Anne Johnson, Peregrine Honig, Laura Frank, Beau Bledsoe, Zhanna Saparova & Matt Tady: In progress, projected completion Spring 2016
4 Your Ideal End Maria Velasco and Biri Rottenberg-Rosler: R&D Grant, reapplication Spring 2014, projected completion Spring 2016
5 The Zz School of Print Media Erin Zona: R&D Project, reapplication completed January 2015. In progress, projected completion January 2016
5 50/50 Cambria Potter: In progress, projected completion February 2016
5 Lessons from Exes Lyn Elliot, Misti Boland, Caitlin Horsmon, Meg Jamieson, Mary C. Taylor: In progress, projected completion January 2016
5 The MVKC Builder Series Nick Ward-Bopp, Sam Green: In progress, projected completion Spring 2016
5 GuestWriter’s Revenge Charlie Mylie, Lindsey Griffith, Colin Bright Eagle O’Keefe: In progress, projected completion December 2015
5 Parent-Teacher Conference Lyn E Cook, King Kihei, The Recipe KC (Theodore ‘Priest’ Hughes & Desmond 3-3-7 Jones): In progress, projected completion Spring 2016
6 Unspoken Violence George Mayfield & Erlene Flowers: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 MagiNation Minh DuPha: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 Queer-A-Fest Destiny: Pioneers Reimagined Jessica Borusky: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 Center of the Universe Maura Garcia: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 Live TV Live Nicholas Ward & Robert Baker: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 Microburst Leah Sewell & Justin Marable: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 The Columbus Park Skate Park Ben Hlavacek, Keelin Austin & Garrett Rathbone: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 Goods Riddance: Off Putting Adriane Herman & Mo Dickens: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 One Struggle KC Engaging Art / Una Lucha KC Arte Atractivo Diane Burkholder, Celia Ruiz & Kristin Chow: In progress, projected completion June 2016
6 The Mini Vinnie Bini Megan Mantia & Leone Reeves: In progress, projected completion January 2016
6 Rest Assured, You Are Under Video Surveillance Bryon Darby, Aaron Long, Cotter Mitchell, Aaron Paden: In progress, projected completion June 2016