The artist life is just a human life. We do not have special talents or gifts; we have a passion for what we do. We simply can't not make art! --Carole d'Inverno Risk drives the evolution of ideas. Support helps artists pursue their vision and take risks. By funding artistic risk, you fuel the creative voices of the musicians, painters, performers, writers, and all artists who are…
The work supported by grants from Artist Trust creates ripple effects of new opportunities, employment and encouragement throughout our community. You are our vital partners. —Nikki Nojima Louis, Artist Trust Grant Recipient
"What Are You?"
I love the wide-eyed innocence of the question asked of…Read More
In the deepest sense, there is little that is more necessary than artists’ all-out, individual expression—the contribution artists make to enrich our communities and culture. No doubt, you understand the importance of supporting art at its source. By making a gift today, you make possible the…Read More
Choosing to live life as an artist is a leap of blind faith, yet for us, our drive is to create art. Artist Trust has supported us both since our early days of committing to our craft: it has truly been a catalyst for us, and countless other artists, to pursue our creative ideas and share our art…Read More
The Artist Trust Fellowship made it possible to fulfill my dream of starting my own contemporary dance company, Whim W'Him.
As an Artist Trust supporter, I know you value the contributions artists make to our quality of life. You also understand the funding challenges artists and organizations…Read More