To bring the opera into the community through performances in community spaces and commissioning a new opera based on the city’s rich cultural history
To support the development of young musicians of color through Detroit’s annual Sphinx Competition
To invest in 18 of America's finest artists working in the 26 Knight communities and illuminate the value of artists to society
To build an internationally recognized cultural identity and sense of place for the Silicon Valley by strengthening ZERO1's organizational capacity and making its biennial international digital arts festival a signature cultural event
To showcase the ballet - and the region's cultural significance - by providing orchestral accompaniment during the 2011-13 repertory seasons
To create a signature public space for Philadelphia by advancing the redevelopment of Dilworth Plaza
To support groundbreaking exhibitions at the Akron Art Museum as it transitions to new leadership and strives to become a model for small to mid-sized art museums, and to further the Museum's audience engagement mission.
To support cross-cultural understanding through a forum that focuses on the role of arts in building and engaging communities.
To help Fort Wayne embrace "New Hoosiers" by increasing the community's understanding and appreciation of other cultures through a process that strengthens the development of arts organizations in culturally diverse, underserved communities in Fort Wayne
To use the arts to foster an interest in reading by weaving interactive cultural experiences throughout the museum’s Children’s Book Fair
To assist the prosperity of the Miami's independent film community by establishing an extensive institute for connecting, funding and advising local film makers
To construct a facility in center city Philadelphia that will house the relocated world-renowned Barnes Foundation collection and educational space