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Arts Leaders

Next Generation

Americans For The Arts Inc

Regular price $150.00

Your gift will support scholarship aid for young artists and arts professionals to attend professional development programs, including the Americans for the Arts Annual Convention and National Arts Marketing Project Conference. Both gatherings offer emerging arts leaders a productive meeting ground for professional development, networking and personal renewal. Join fellow art lovers to help develop the next generation of arts leaders.

Build Art Libraries

Books and magazines

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $25.00

Books, magazines, CD's and DVD's are precious gifts for visual artists, arts schools and organizations in Central Asia. When we send American specialists to the region, we supply them with as many as they can carry. Your support for this gift will reach hundreds of students, teachers, curators, and aspiring artists.

Commission Fund

Fund new commissions

Performa Inc

Regular price $1,000.00

Enjoy first hand experience of the artistic process – conversation, studio visits, and rehearsals – with Performa Commissioned artists, as they work to realize their visions for an extraordinary new art of the 21st Century. Be directly involved with one of the most dynamic arts organizations working in New York and internationally that is changing the way we view and understand contemporary art. Experience master...

Creative Excellence

Month of studio space

Archie Bray Foundation

Regular price $600.00

The Bray is committed to maintaining the quality of the resident experience and in 2005 opened a new 12,000 square-foot state of the art studio complex with ten individual studios, kiln facilities, and special spaces for mold making and glazing. Making an individual studio available for each resident artist free of charge provides an “empty canvas” that allows ceramic artists the space to think, explore...

Duplicate DVDs

One hour of conversion

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $65.00

Your gift will provide one hour of DVD or tape conversion and duplication.

Elevate Art

1 gallery pedestal

Archie Bray Foundation

Regular price $25.00

This gift will provide one display pedestal for the gallery.

Empower an Artist

Month of Legal Service

Internetbar Org Inc

Regular price $25.00

Your gift will provide 1 month of access to the Legal Empowerment Network. The Legal Empowerment Network educates artists in impoverished communities on their intellectual property rights. Through an online platform, lawyers work pro-bono to give advice and help artists to mediate their legal agreements. Many people who are born in to slums are without birth certificates or identification. This prevents them from accessing the...

Equip Artists

6 hours digital tape

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $25.00

Your gift will provide 2 packages of Mini DV videotapes to an artist, giving them 6 hours of recording time. They cost far less in the U.S. than Central Asia and Russia.

Equip Seminars

Video projector rental

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $50.00

Your gift will rent a video projector for a seminar. Video projectors and sound systems are available to rent locally. We must cover the cost, which is beyond the means of local hosts. We can do it with your help.

Feel the Heat

1 box of cones

Archie Bray Foundation

Regular price $10.00

This gift will provide one box of cones for use in the resident artist studios.

Food for Thought

1 artist's stipend

Archie Bray Foundation

Regular price $200.00

This gift will provide one resident artist with a stipend to offset living costs for one month.

Fun Geography Class

Semester of creativity

Art in All of Us

Regular price $450.00

Our objectives are: -To teach tolerance and cultures through kids’ art -To open children’s eyes on other cultures and people -To use children’s art or other pedagogical material -To encourage a wider diffusion of cultures and children’s art to schools and children centers. -To be easily replicable and enable capacity building -To make the material used available online and in remote areas With a donation...

Host An Artist

Room and board

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $95.00

Your gift will provide one night's hotel in Bishkek, capital of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Interpret Russian

One hour of work

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $20.00

Experienced English or Russian interpreters are a regular part of master classes and seminars, and a member of the team in any joint arts project.

Maintain A Space

Art studios

The MacDowell Colony

Regular price $50.00

Your gift will support the places where great works of art are being created by some of today’s most talented artists. An important aspect of the “MacDowell experience" resides in the Colony’s 32 separate studio buildings, spread across 450 woodland acres. MacDowell’s facilities are regarded as among the best in the field; its studios are designed for artists of specific disciplines, each of which has...

Month of "Fun" Days

Children’s Clay Camps

Archie Bray Foundation

Regular price $100.00

Clay Camps at the Archie Bray Foundation immerse students from kindergarten through high school in the creative process. The international resident artists at the Bray teach week-long sessions that explore hand-building, throwing, glazing, and firing. As a result, children gain a new appreciation for their own ideas and abilities. Your gift will help ensure that children have every opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.

Nourish Creativity

Lunch for an artist

The MacDowell Colony

Regular price $10.00

Your gift will provide an artist with a peaceful day to work undisturbed with the gift of a nourishing lunch basket left on the studio porch. The MacDowell Colony exists to nurture the creative process. Away from the demands of everyday life in a quite, natural setting, artists can focus on their work. Your gift of an artist’s lunch basket supports a time-honored tradition at...

Print AiA Cards

Fundraising material

Art in All of Us

Regular price $250.00

Your donation of 250 USD will enable us to print and distribute these valuable fundraising merchandise materials and help promote the Art in All of Us programs. More at www.artinallofus.org

Promote Tolerance

Workshop in a school

Art in All of Us

Regular price $40.00

The AiA Awareness Program team also introduces children to art created by students from other countries where our programs have taken place in the past. This experience awakens their awareness and curiosity of other cultures worldwide, creating an opportunity to see that children around the world aren’t that different. A donation of 40 USD will support the AiA team to conduct the Awareness Program in...

Provide Access

Computer for one week

CEC ArtsLink

Regular price $150.00

Ready access to a laptop computer for writing, for working with photographs, video and music, for access to the Internet and email all multiply the breadth and impact of a Fellow's month-long stay in the U.S. At the conclusion of their residencies, the 15 Fellows gather at CEC to share the record of their work, and to talk about the experience of working in a...