Supporters – Danspace Project

About Our Supporters

Danspace Project’s 2017-2018 Commissioning Initiative, a core component of The Choreographic Center Without Walls (CW²), receives generous support from the Jerome Foundation, The New York State Council on the Arts, and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, as well as the generous individuals that support the Creation Fund, including gifts in honor of the Elizabeth H. Berger Fund.

Danspace Project’s 2017-2018 season, including the DraftWork and Food for Thought series, are presented, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

Danspace Project programs are made possible in part through PUBLIC FUNDS from the National Endowment for the Arts; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; the New York State DanceForce with funding from the New York State Council on the Arts Dance Program; the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; and Materials for the Arts (a joint program of the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs and the Department of Sanitation).

Danspace Project extends special thanks to City Council Majority Leader and Cultural Affairs Committee Chair Jimmy Van Bramer, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, New York State Senator Brad Hoylman, and State Assembly Member Deborah J. Glick for their advocacy and support.

Danspace Project gratefully acknowledges the PRIVATE SUPPORT of Anonymous; Arup; The Joseph and Joan Cullman Foundation for the Arts; Barbara Bell Cumming Foundation; Cultural Services of the French Embassy; Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation; Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; Howard Gilman Foundation; The Harkness Foundation for Dance; Marta Heflin Foundation; the Jerome Foundation; King’s Fountain; Lambent Foundation Fund of the Tides Foundation; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; Mertz Gilmore Foundation; The Metabolic Studio; the National Dance Project of the New England Foundation for the Arts, with funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts; The Stavros Niarchos Foundation; The Jerome Robbins Foundation; the James E. Robison Foundation; The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc.; The Shubert Foundation; Joseph S. and Diane H. Steinberg Charitable Trust; and the Patrons and Members of Danspace Project.

Danspace Project receives additional support from The Bessies, Mark Bouthilette, Galerie Buchholz, Paula Cooper Gallery, Dancers Responding to AIDS, Dia Art Foundation, Eileen Fisher, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Lutz + Carr, Katherine Moore, New York Theatre Ballet, Ozone Design, Paddle8, Pangea Restaurant, Pentacle, Porsena Restaurant, Andrea Rosen Gallery, The Shakespeare Society, Sky Frame Inc., Tom Cat Bakery, Veselka, and Visual AIDS, as well as from Apple, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, ExxonMobil Foundation, Google, Moody’s Foundation, and The William Penn Foundation through matching gifts programs.

Special thanks to Community Funds, Inc. – LuEsther T. Mertz Advised Fund for support of equipment and technological upgrades. In addition, lighting equipment was provided courtesy of Dance Theater Workshop and The Joyce Theater. Special thanks to the CUNY Cultural Corps Internship Program.