The MacArthur Foundation announced today its 2011 Fellows, who each receive a $500,000 "no strings attached" award. Of the 22 Fellows, 8 are artists, including:
- Jad Abumrad, creator of "Radiolab" and composer
- Jeanne Gang, architect
- Francisco Núñez, composer and conductor
- Dafnis Prieto, composer and percussionist
- Kay Ryan, poet A. E. Stallings, poet and translator
- Ubaldo Vitali, silversmith and conservator...