AS220 & New Urban Arts Make Shortlist for 2013 ArtPlace Grants

Feb 27, 2019

Welcome to Dance Factory! We are excited to share the remarkable news about AS220 and New Urban Arts, who have made the shortlist for the prestigious 2013 ArtPlace Grants. As leaders in the Arts & Entertainment - Performing Arts industry, both organizations have consistently pushed boundaries and created innovative spaces for artistic expression.

The ArtPlace Grants

The ArtPlace Grants are highly esteemed and sought-after funding opportunities that recognize and support exceptional projects in the field of arts and culture. Each year, a panel of experts carefully selects the most inspiring and transformative initiatives. AS220 and New Urban Arts have both been acknowledged for their outstanding contributions and have secured a place on the shortlist. This accomplishment solidifies their status as influential leaders within the arts community.

AS220: Nurturing Creativity and Empowering Artists

AS220, a prominent organization in the performing arts sphere, has been fostering creativity and empowering artists since its establishment in 1985. With a vision to provide a platform for diverse voices, they have continuously championed inclusivity and social justice through various programs and initiatives.

AS220's commitment to nurturing emerging talents is evident in their artist residencies, where local and international artists can connect, collaborate, and develop their craft. This unique environment fosters interdisciplinary exchange and provides invaluable support for artists seeking to create meaningful and impactful work.

Furthermore, AS220's performance spaces, including theaters and galleries, have become synonymous with cutting-edge productions and exhibitions. By showcasing diverse performances and artwork, they actively engage the community, creating opportunities for dialogue and celebrating the richness of artistic expression.

New Urban Arts: Inspiring Young Artists and Building Communities

New Urban Arts, a dynamic organization dedicated to engaging young people in the arts, has established itself as a crucial catalyst for creative education and community building. By combining mentorship, studio spaces, and collaborative programs, they empower students to explore their artistic potential.

Through their artist-in-residence program, New Urban Arts offers a unique opportunity for young talents to work alongside professional artists and gain invaluable insights into the creative process. This hands-on experience fosters growth, sparks inspiration, and builds the necessary skills for future success.

Beyond their commitment to individual artistic development, New Urban Arts also prioritizes community engagement. They actively create partnerships between students, families, schools, and local artists, fostering meaningful connections and strengthening the fabric of the community.

Celebrating the Impact

The inclusion of AS220 and New Urban Arts in the shortlist for the 2013 ArtPlace Grants is a testament to the profound impact these organizations have had on the performing arts landscape. Their dedication to inclusion, collaboration, and artistic excellence has transformed the lives of countless individuals and enriched the cultural fabric of our society.

We couldn't be more proud to share this incredible achievement with you and encourage you to explore the incredible work of AS220 and New Urban Arts. Together, they exemplify the power of the performing arts to inspire, provoke, and unite communities.

Join us in celebrating AS220 and New Urban Arts' achievements, and stay tuned for further updates on the 2013 ArtPlace Grants. Together, let us continue supporting and championing the transformative power of the performing arts.

Brody Dorland
ArtPlace Grants could not have made a better choice in shortlisting AS220 and New Urban Arts. Their impact on the arts community is undeniable.
Jan 28, 2023
Robert Barrett
AS220 and New Urban Arts are shining examples of innovation and creativity in the arts. Well done on making the shortlist for ArtPlace Grants!
Jan 26, 2023
AS220 and New Urban Arts' dedication to pushing artistic boundaries is truly inspiring. Congratulations on this well-deserved recognition!
Jul 2, 2022
Bei Saville
It's great to see organizations like AS220 and New Urban Arts getting the recognition they deserve. Their work is truly remarkable.
Jun 21, 2022
Jeanine Mallory
It's fantastic to see AS220 and New Urban Arts being recognized for their innovative contributions to the arts.
Jan 25, 2022
Robert Moffett
Congratulations to AS220 and New Urban Arts! Their dedication to pushing boundaries in the arts industry is truly inspiring.
Nov 27, 2021
Nor Azam
AS220 and New Urban Arts have proven themselves to be leaders in the arts industry. Their work speaks volumes about their contributions.
Feb 25, 2021
Rose Powell
AS220 and New Urban Arts are setting the bar high for creativity and artistic excellence. Congratulations on making the shortlist!
Sep 29, 2020
Joseph Cruz
AS220 and New Urban Arts' commitment to pushing boundaries in the arts world is truly commendable. Congratulations on this achievement!
Mar 24, 2020
Michael Betts
The arts community is lucky to have organizations like AS220 and New Urban Arts leading the way. Congrats on the well-deserved recognition!
Nov 2, 2019
Gala Aranaga
Kudos to AS220 and New Urban Arts for making the shortlist for the prestigious ArtPlace Grants. Their contributions to the arts are invaluable.
May 6, 2019