2011 Grants

The Foundation awarded 173 grants totaling $2,187,000.

Art

  • A.I.R. Gallery
    $5,000 grant for general operating support
  • Art 21 286 Spring Street, New York, NY
    $10,000 grant for Art in the Twenty-First Century (Season 6) and New York Close Up
  • BRIC 647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $10,000 for contemporary art exhibition program
  • Brooklyn Arts Council 55 Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • Creative Time 59th East 4th Street, New York, NY
    $25,000 grant for Living as Form
  • Creative Time 59 East 4th Street, New York, NY
    $25,000 grant for Living as Form
  • Doing Art Together
    $5,000 grant for Creative CABLE
  • En Foco 1738 Hone Avenue, Bronx, NY
    $5,000 grant for general operating support
  • Foundation for Contemporary Arts 820 Greenwich Street, New York , NY
    $10,000 grant for Grants to Organizations (First installment of a three-year $30,000 grant)
  • Free Arts for NYC
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • International Center of Photography (ICP) 1114 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY
    $20,000 grant for general operating support
  • Lehman College Art Gallery 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, NY
    $5,000 grant for exhibitions and programming
  • Lower East Side Printshop 306 West 37th Street, New York, NY
    $15,000 grant for the Special Editions Residencies (First installment of a two-year $30,000 grant)
  • Momenta Art 56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $5,000 grant for general operating support
  • Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY
    $95,000 grant: $25,000 grant for the exhibition Talk to Me; $15,000 for Processing of the Victor D’Amico Papers; and a $55,000 grant for the Education, Prints and Illustrated Books, and Conservation Departments
  • New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $15,000 grant: $10,000 for the artists' fellowships, and $5,000 for NYFA Source
  • NURTUREart 56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn, NY
    $5,000 grant for the exhibition season
  • Public Art Fund One East 53rd Street, New York, NY
    $15,000 grant for general operating support
  • Queens Council on the Arts 37-11 35th Avenue, Astoria, NY
    $10,000 grant for general operating support
  • SculptureCenter 44-19 Purves Street, Long Island City, NY
    $15,000 grant for general operating support
  • Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum 2 East 91 Street, New York, NY
    $50,000 grant for RE:DESIGN Renovation Project (First installment of a four-year $200,000 grant)
  • Socrates Sculpture Park 32-01 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY
    $20,000 grant for the exhibition program
  • Studio in a School
    $15,000 grant for the Early Childhood program
  • Symphony Space 2537 Broadway, New York, NY
    $8,000 grant for the All Write! program
  • Teachers & Writers Collaborative
    $15,000 grant for A Poem as Big as the City
  • Wave Hill 675 West 252 Street, Bronx, NY
    $10,000 grant for the visual arts program
  • WNYC
    $100,000 grant for the Campaign for New York Public Radio and annual operations (First, second, and third installment of a three-year $300,000 grant)

Discretionary & Discretionary Emergency

Individual members of the Board of Directors initiate these grants. Individual members of the Board of Directors allocate discretionary and discretionary emergency grants subject to approval by the Board. We do not accept applications for discretionary or discretionary emergency grants. Emergency grants are an immediate response to national and international disasters.

Human Services

Preservation/Environment