Greater Cleveland artist, Philip Metres, shares his story and what the investment of the Creative Workforce Fellowship means to him and the community. As a 2014 Fellow, Philip explores through his poetry the concept of creating a sense of meaning and joy against a backdrop of conflict.
Philip Metres is a 2014 Creative Workforce Fellow. The Fellowship program offers $20,000 awards and additional support for artists in Cuyahoga County. The program is made possible by the generous support of Cuyahoga County residents through Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.