Saturday, September 24 from 10:00am–12:00pm
The Arts Center at Governors Island (Building 110)

The 5th Annual Manhattan Community Arts Breakfast will celebrate our partners in City and State government who continually support the important work of empowering artists and organizations in the borough of Manhattan to ensure that New York City continues to be a vibrant and creative urban center. In attendance will be our 2016 Manhattan Arts Grantees and the artists who participated in SU-CASA (Manhattan) this year, who together will reach over 200,000 audience members and participants boroughwide. A light breakfast will be served.



Ukrainian Village Voices, Artist Collective (LMCC Grantee)

Andrew D. Hamingson, President of LMCC
Gale A. Brewer, Manhattan Borough President
Tom Finkelpearl, Commissioner, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
Kaneza Schaal, Artist
Jason Eisner, Artist (SU-CASA Participant) with Alana Pudalov, LaGuardia Senior Center


This event is by invitation only. Questions? Email

Louise Basbas, Music Before 1800s
Sarah Bernstein, Violinist/Composer
Jessica Burr, Artist
Solana Chehtman, Friends of the High Line
Kim Cullen, New York Live Arts
Sherry Dobbin, Times Square Arts, Times Square Alliance
Simon Dove, Dancing in the Streets / Crossing The Line Festival Sydney Gilbert, Center for Performance Research
Heather Hart, Artist
James King, Harlem Stage
Jennifer Lantzas, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
Connie Lee, Marcus Garvey Park Alliance Public Art Initiative Luchia Meihua Lee, Taiwanese American Arts Council
Monique Martin, City Parks Foundation
Johari Mayfield, Choreographer
Cybele Maylone, UrbanGlass
Katrena Perou, Urban Arts Partnership
Sara Reisman, Rubin Foundation
Kamala Sankaram, Composer
Scott Winship, New Music USA
Paul David Young, Playwright/Critic
Sebastian Zubieta, Americas Society