Arts

Agency Program Name CFA # Region Applicant Name Project Name Project Description CFA Award Amount Contract Executed Anticipated Completion Date
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 65486 New York City New York Classical Theatre, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion New York Classical Theatre will continue to support a Development Manager. This position will include grant writing, proposal submissions, donor cultivation and stewardship, fundraising appeals, and planning a major benefit and other special events in order to expand its season year-round. $32,500.00
Arts Beyond Suffrage: 100 Years of Womens Activism in New York 66735 New York City Museum of the City of New York Beyond Suffrage: 100 Years of Womens Activism in New York In September 2017, the Museum of the City of New York will present Beyond Suffrage: 100 Years of Women’s Activism in New York. The exhibit will trace women’s activism in New York City from the suffrage movement through today and will include a focus on women activists who lived and worked in Harlem. $60,000.00
Arts VoteTilla 67139 Finger Lakes National Susan B. Anthony Museum House VoteTilla VoteTilla is a weeklong navigational celebration of New York's Suffrage Centennial along the Seneca-Cayuga and Erie Canals from July 16-22, 2017.  VoteTilla will depart from Seneca Falls and travel to Rochester, concluding at the National Susan B. Anthony Museum House with a parade and celebration. $75,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 67685 Western New York Springville Center for the Arts Inc Administrative Workforce Expansion Springville Center for the Arts will hire a new Programming Director to capitalize on the recent expansions and renovations to the multi-arts center. The position will allow expanded programming to occur at both the main facility and the new project at 5 East Main Street. $34,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 64450 Central New York CNY Jazz Arts Foundation, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion The Central New York Jazz Arts Foundation will hire a Development Director to assume duties previously administered by the founder and Executive Director. The Director will have the opportunity to enhance, design and build the development function. $28,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 68221 New York City The Time In Childrens Arts Initiative Administrative Workforce Expansion The Time In Children’s Arts Initiative will hire a Development and Operations Director to ensure fiscal resilience and the expansion of its groundbreaking arts education programming that has been transforming the lives and learning of thousands of New York's most chronically disadvantaged children. $45,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 65347 Mid-Hudson The Wassaic Project Administrative Workforce Expansion The Wassaic Project will add a full-time External Affairs and Marketing Officer to expand visibility and build year-round audiences for its contemporary art and community programs, enhance visitor experiences to the area, and facilitate connections with regional arts organizations and attractions. $37,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66224 New York City Community of Literary Magazines and Presses Administrative Workforce Expansion The Community of Literary Magazines and Presses will hire a Development Director to help raise necessary funds for CLMP to remain sustainable and to provide essential technical support training to small publishers located throughout the State. $37,500.00
Arts The City of Cohoes' Erie Canal Bicentennial Celebration 66768 Capital District City of Cohoes The City of Cohoes' Erie Canal Bicentennial Celebration The City of Cohoes will develop canal-related exhibits in time for the Erie Canal Bicentennial, featuring a model of a working lock, a Harmony Mills machinery model, and interactive kiosks. The project will celebrate the Canal’s legacy to the development of Cohoes and New York State. $62,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 67140 Capital District Hudson Opera House Administrative Workforce Expansion The Hudson Opera House will hire a full-time, permanent Director of Development and Marketing. This key team member will lead the organization's increased fundraising and marketing program in support of the Hudson Opera House's newly restored historic facility and annual season.  $49,500.00
Arts New York Womens Suffrage Exhibition 67700 New York City New York Historical Society New York Womens Suffrage Exhibition The New York Historical Society will celebrate the centennial of New York State signing women's suffrage into law through a special satellite exhibition and audience engagement effort on Governors Island, curated by NYHS's Teen Leaders in collaboration with the new Center for Women’s History. $75,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 64492 New York City Notes in Motion Administrative Workforce Expansion Notes in Motion will expand its Education Program Manager position to meet the great demand for dance education programs in underserved schools throughout NYC. This expansion will increase organizational capacity to serve more students and more schools while offering additional employment for Teaching Artists. $25,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 68289 New York City New York Lesbian and Gay Experimental Film Festival, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion MIX NYC will expand their Operations Manager role into a full-time position to enable continuing involvement with day-to-day operations, support organizational development efforts, and lend assistance to development, programming, and festival production. $35,000.00
Arts Marketing Rocklands Art Artists and Culture 65403 Mid-Hudson Piermont Straus Foundation Marketing Rocklands Art Artists and Culture The project is the collective effort of dozens of large and small arts and culture organizations coming together for the first time to develop an arts map in various media featuring Rockland’s unique art, theater, music and film organizations, an effort that promises to boost tourism county-wide.   $35,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66226 Mid-Hudson Garnerville Arts Project, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion GARNER Arts Center will expand its Part-Time Program Director to Full-Time in order to increase arts and cultural programming, help stimulate community revitalization and tourism, develop long-term regional clientele, attract and retain residents and young professionals and engage underserved populatons. $38,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66788 New York City Smack Mellon Studios, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion Smack Mellon Studios will create the position of Manager of Marketing, Communications and Community Engagement to enhance its image through all communications and help promote increased attendance, earned revenue, and contributions through the development and execution of marketing and PR plans. $25,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 67174 New York City Haiti Cultural Exchange Administrative Workforce Expansion Haiti Cultural Exchange will hire a Development Communications Director to help maintain and grow a permanent presence for Haitian Arts Culture in New York City. $32,000.00
Arts The Mother of Us All 67732 Capital District The Millay Colony for the Arts, Inc. The Mother of Us All The Millay Colony, in partnership with Hudson Opera House, will co-produce "The Mother of Us All," Virgil Thomson's opera on the life of Susan B. Anthony, with libretto by Gertrude Stein. Directed by R.B. Schlather with dramaturge Joan Retallack, this will premiere during HOH's 2017 season. $75,000.00
Arts Proffesional Arts Educators Development 64664 North Country BluSeed Studios Proffesional Arts Educators Development BluSeed Studios is launching a Professional Arts Educator Development program (PAED) to bring professional artists and educators to Saranac Lake to advance their educational expertise and skills in the studio arts within a unique setting distinctive from the traditional institutional atmosphere. $54,500.00
Arts New York Waterways GlassBarge 68363 Southern Tier Corning Museum of Glass New York Waterways GlassBarge The GlassBarge, an innovative outreach program from The Corning Museum of Glass, will celebrate the Bicentennial of the Erie Canal by bringing the artistry and excitement of live hot glassblowing on a canal barge to waterfront communities throughout New York State. $74,500.00
Arts Fellowship Workforce Expansion 65418 New York City BRIC Fellowship Workforce Expansion BRIC, the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA), Mark Morris Dance Group, and Theatre for a New Audience will implement the Downtown Brooklyn Arts Management Fellowship, a replicable arts management fellowship for eight early career arts managers from underrepresented groups. $49,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66304 New York City Voices of Ascension Administrative Workforce Expansion Voices of Ascension will hire a Manager of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships to expand service to its current community and develop collaborative partnerships to reach new audiences. $49,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66847 New York City Talea Ensemble Inc Administrative Workforce Expansion The Talea Ensemble will expand its position of President of the Ensemble to become a full time position including the role of Director of Development. This newly expanded position will include fundraising and managing institutional relations as well as seeking and cultivating individual donors. $40,000.00
Arts Ripley Main Street Revitalization Plan Development 67206 Western New York Town of Ripley Ripley Main Street Revitalization Plan Development The Ripley Main Street Revitalization Plan Development Project will explore and identify projects that will preserve and develop the Downtown in a manner that maintains and enhances the cultural strengths and heritage of the community. $36,000.00
Arts Fellowship Workforce Expansion 25026 New York City HB Studio Fellowship Workforce Expansion HB Studio will hire a part-time theater director fellow to help coordinate, curate, and direct its public performances.  $25,000.00
Arts Seen and Heard 67751 Central New York Everson Museum of Art Seen and Heard In “Seen and Heard,” New York’s central role in the fight for women’s suffrage serves as a catalyst for contemporary activism. The multi-media exhibition, educational programs, and artist residencies explore the language and tactics of protest through the arts in order to initiate civic engagement. $66,000.00
Arts Fellowship Workforce Expansion 64702 New York City Manhattan Class Company Fellowship Workforce Expansion MCC Theater will hire its inaugural Ambassadors Fellow to support expanded company operations in 2017. $26,000.00
Arts Canal Concerts 68389 Central New York Musical Associates of Central New York Canal Concerts In celebration of the Bicentennial of the Erie Canal, Symphoria will present a series of six concerts in key Central New York sites along the Canal, using music of the period, canal imagery, narration, and educational materials to illustrate the impact of the Erie Canal on the region, state and nation. $45,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 65453 Finger Lakes Friends of Ganondagan Administrative Workforce Expansion Friends of Ganondagan in Victor, New York will hire a Program Assistant to support increased/year-round programming, improving fiscal strength, and greater recognition and utilization of Ganondagan State Historic site’s significant Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) historical and cultural resources. $28,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66336 New York City Music at the Anthology, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion Music at the Anthology, Inc. (“MATA”) will hire a Director of Development to develop and cultivate individual donors, seek out like-minded partners in the corporate and philanthropic worlds, and organize, oversee, and engage with current supporters. $25,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 66899 Capital District Prattsville Art Project, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion The Prattsville Arts Center will hire an Associate Director to expand community programs and cultural events that support the revitalization of Main Street and ongoing recovery from the impact of Hurricane Irene. $25,000.00
Arts Working Waterfront Project Implementation 67211 New York City Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island Working Waterfront Project Implementation Staten Island Arts will implement “Staten Island’s Working Waterfront: Maritime Folklife of NYC’s Forgotten Borough.” This year-long program series will invite cultural heritage tourism to NYC’s most iconic working waterfront communities and celebrate the livelihood of maritime tradition bearers. $75,000.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 53403 Long Island Patchogue Arts Council, Inc. Administrative Workforce Expansion The Patchogue Arts Council will hire an Executive Director who will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the Patchogue Arts Council’s programs and the execution of its mission to promote and support the arts. $49,500.00
Arts Saranac Lake Arts Master Plan 67766 North Country Village of Saranac Lake Saranac Lake Arts Master Plan Saranac Lake will paint a new picture of the Adirondack Park as a world-class cultural destination. Engaging artists, businesses, and municipalities, a comprehensive Arts Master Plan will be created with the goal of increasing the economic benefits of the arts for the entire region. $49,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 64775 New York City The New Festival Administrative Workforce Expansion The New Festival, Inc. will hire a Resource Development Manager to identify and implement a strategy to grow and sustain this vital arts organization. This position enables The New Festival to continue and expand its positive impact on the NY economy as a leading LGBTQ cultural arts organization. $39,500.00
Arts Fellowship Workforce Expansion 68418 New York City SculptureCenter Fellowship Workforce Expansion SculptureCenter will hire a new Curatorial and Educational Fellow from a group historically underrepresented in arts organizations. The Fellow will receive professional guidance and a hands-on role in the development, implementation, reach and expansion of SC’s exhibition and educational programs. $25,000.00
Arts Hudson River/Erie Canal and Long Island Contemporary Maritime Currents 65489 Long Island Long Island Traditions Hudson River/Erie Canal and Long Island Contemporary Maritime Currents Long Island Traditions' Implementation grant will support programs that explore the maritime traditions of Long Island, the Hudson River and the Erie Canal featuring contemporary tradition bearers based in the regions identified in the project proposal. Highlights will include school programs, film screenings and demonstrations at museums and festivals. $30,000.00
Arts Exploring Shaker Ideas and Actions on Womens Rights: A Celebration of the Centennial of Womans Suffrage 66342 Capital District Shaker Museum Exploring Shaker Ideas and Actions on Womens Rights: A Celebration of the Centennial of Womans Suffrage  The Shaker Museum at Mount Lebanon engages and inspires local, national, and global audiences by telling the story of the Shakers. In 2017 the museum's programming will celebrate and explore the Shakers’ ideas and actions around women’s rights, and the lives of the women who lived at Mount Lebanon.   $41,500.00
Arts Brew Beats Concert Series 66943 Southern Tier WSKG Public Media Brew Beats Concert Series Brew Beats Concert Series is a music TV and Web show that follows the roads that connect Upstate New York dynamic and growing breweries and cideries, turning the spotlight on the story of the people behind these industries while highlighting the region's rich history of musical traditions. $65,500.00
Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion 67216 Western New York Western New York Book Arts Administrative Workforce Expansion The Board of the Western New York Book Arts Collaboration will expand the position of Executive Director to focus on new funding initiatives, marketing, education, and programs for artists and the public. $27,000.00

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