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2014 South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship winners announced

2014 South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship winners announced

Broward County’s Jillian Mayer, Ben Morey and Richard LaBarbera are among 13 artists who’ve won a 2014 South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship, the Broward Cultural Division announced Thursday.

All told, the 13 winners received $165,000 in fellowship money, an endowment handed out annually to visual and media artists living in Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. They were selected from a record-breaking field of 310 applicants, and received prizes of either $7,500 or $15,000 each.

Mayer, of Plantation, is perhaps the best known among this crafty contingent of art folks, having released the 2011 outre art video “I Am Your Grandma,” which went YouTube-viral...

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