was inspired by the intensive exchanges that emerged during the pandemic among peers and working groups in the arts field. The program aims to build and reinforce a sustainable arts ecosystem with business practices that respect artists and support presenters. ArtsForward
includes grants, learning, and resources to underscore and enhance the interdependence and safety of all those involved in performance engagements. Learn more about the overall APAP ArtsForward Program.
Selected by a panel of experts in the performing arts field, the 47 funded collaborations support a variety of presenting organizations, a diverse array of artists, and a broad range of approaches to reopening. They include emerging artists who are finding their voice as well as established artists passing on their traditions. Among the 47 partnerships are presenters with a range of budget sizes, working independently as well as within colleges, universities, museums, and other larger institutions.
View the full list of grant-supported collaborations below.
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