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NEA National Heritage Fellowship Awardees: Resources at the American Folklife Center

External Resources

The American Folklife Center is just one of many repositories with materials about the National Heritage Fellows. Below is a list of National Heritage Fellowship materials located outside of the Library of Congress. Many of these materials were created by the National Endowment for the Arts and/or the Smithsonian's Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. This list is not comprehensive, but does include invaluable materials for learning more about the National Heritage Fellows.

Video Tributes to NEA National Heritage Fellows

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Endowment for the Arts created online tributes to celebrate the accomplishments of the National Heritage Fellows. Below, find tributes to the recipients of the 2020, 2021, and 2022 National Heritage Fellowship.








The NEA Art Works Podcast features interviews with over seventy recipients of the National Heritage Fellowship. Find the interviews at the links below, organized by the year artists received the National Heritage Fellowship.