2007 Grants

The Foundation awarded 167 grants totaling $3,062,000.

Art

  • Alliance for the Arts
    $15,000 grant for NYCkidsARTS
  • Arts Connection
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Behind the Book
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Big Apple Circus One MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY
    $25,000 grant for the Clown Care Unit (Second installment of a two-year $50,000 grant)
  • BRIC
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Center for Book Arts 28 West 27th Street, New York, NY
    $15,000 grant for the visual arts program
  • chashama 201 East 42nd Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for the visual arts program
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum (CH)
    $250,000 grant: $50,000 for staff positions (Third installment of a three-year $150,000 grant) and $200,000 for the capital campaign (Second installment of a five-year $1,000,000 grant)
  • Dieu Donne 315 West 36th Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for the Lab Grant and Workspace residency programs
  • dumbo arts center 30 Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $5,000 grant for general operating support
  • El Museo del Barrio 1230 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
    $20,000 grant for general operating support
  • Free Arts for NYC
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • HERE Arts Center 145 Sixth Avenue, New York, NY
    $6,000 grant for the artist residency program
  • Laundromat Project 127 West 127th Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for Create Change
  • Lower East Side Printshop 306 West 37th Street, New York, NY
    $15,000 grant for the residency program
  • Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $25,000 grant for the Space program
  • MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY
    $15,000 grant for the Annual Exhibition Fund
  • Momenta Art 56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Museum of Chinese in the Americas 70 Mulberry Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for the exhibition, Archeology of Change
  • Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY
    $100,000 grant: $50,000 for the exhibition, Home Delivery: Trajectories in Off-Site Architecture, and $50,000 forthe Education, Prints and Illustrated Books Department
  • New Museum 235 Bowery, New York, NY
    $20,000 grant for the exhibitions program
  • New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $45,000 grant: $40,000 for the artists' fellowships, and $5,000 for NYFA Source
  • Public Art Fund One East 53 Street, New York, NY
    $25,000 grant for general operating support
  • Public Radio International
    $25,000 grant for Studio 360
  • Queens Museum of Art
    $30,000 grant for the exhibition, The Flushing Remonstrance
  • Rotunda Gallery 33 Clinton Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Rush Philanthropic Arts
    $10,000 grant for Education programs
  • SculptureCenter 44-19 Purves Street, Long Island City, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Shakespeare Society
    $10,000 grant for the Adopt-a-School program
  • Socrates Sculpture Park Broadway at Vernon Boulevard, Queens, NY
    $20,000 grant for the exhibitions program
  • Storefront for Art and Architecture 97 Kenmare Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Symphony Space 2537 Broadway, New York, NY
    $5,000 grant for Selected Shorts: What's the Story?
  • The Morgan Library & Museum 225 Madison Avenue, New York, NY
    $25,000 grant for the exhibition, Drawing, Past and Present: Contemporary Artists Select Old Master Drawings (First installment of a two-year $50,000 grant)
  • Triangle Arts Association 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $5,000 grant for the residency program
  • Triple Candie New York, NY
    $5,000 grant for general operating support
  • Wave Hill
    $10,000 grant for the visual arts program
  • White Box 329 Broome Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Whitney Museum of American Art 945 Madison Avenue, New York, NY
    $20,000 grant for the exhibition, Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love Education
  • WNYC
    $75,000 grant for capital campaign (Second and third installment of a three-year $225,000 grant)

Discretionary Awards

Individual members of the Board of Directors initiate these awards. Individual members of the Board of Directors allocate discretionary awards subject to approval by the Board. We do not accept applications for discretionary awards.

Human Services

Preservation/Environment