To support global black cinema through a film festival that will also feature a short screenplay contest
To strengthen Miami Lyric Opera's orchestra and to expand its seasonal offerings across eight opera productions
To engage the community in hands-on art-making by expanding the reach of a mobile studio where participants create projects inspired by their neighborhoods
To promote traditional print media and artists' books by creating a communal print shop serving the arts community
To cultivate a new audience for opera by holding a drawing for free tickets to a performance of Carmen
To bring visual art to a wider audience by placing locally produced art in public advertising spaces in the same neighborhood where the piece was produced
To showcase folk and traditional artists, reaching new audiences and offering technical assistance to build artist capacity beyond the residency
To represent established sound artists in the Listening Gallery, a 24-channel sound installation broadcasting sound art on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach, Florida
To premier 'GPS Intersect/Open Air,' a project by internationally renowned new media artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer that will transform the Philadelphia night sky into an array of lights through searchlight voice activation via mobile devices
To help transform historic Dilworth Plaza by commissioning sculptor Janet Echelman to create an artwork inspired by the site's historic association with water and steam
To engage Philadelphia in a dialogue about young people being shuttled from school into the criminal justice system by supporting a two-year residency of actress and playwright Anna Deavere Smith.
To bring together nature and art by strengthening Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden's music program under conductor Teddy Abrams.