As the year comes to a close, we thank you for helping us serve artists and provide public programming to local communities. Below are some of LMCC’s highlights from 2018.
LMCC awards over $1 Million to grantees in 2018
A trusted regrantor of NYC arts funding, LMCC awarded over $1 Million in grants to Manhattan-based artists, groups and community-focused organizations to engage local communities through rich artistic experiences. We also partnered with UMEZ to bring additional funding to arts projects in Upper Manhattan.
LMCC Artists-in-residence featured in Artforum
From a poet and transportation activist, to a Minister of Arts, a screenwriter, and many others, this year’s Workspace cohort includes artists of various foci and diverse practices.
RIVER TO RIVER FESTIVAL
The largest free summer arts festival Downtown
Celebrating the new Co-Executive Directors of LMCC
In April, Lili Chopra became LMCC’s Executive Director of Artistic Programs, and Diego S. Segalini became LMCC’s Executive Director of Finance & Administration. Both are vanguards of arts and culture at the local, national, and international level.
LMCC IN THE NEWS
LMCC featured in 6sqft
6sqft featured us in a blog post about cultural life in NYC and the Financial District. Read about how LMCC helped to revitalize the arts downtown!
Alum Chitra Ganesh featured in The Kitchen and the Rubin Museum
LMCC: Workspace ’04-05
Alum Simon Leigh wins Guggenheim Hugo Prize
LMCC: Workspace ’07-08
Alum Okwui Okpokwasili wins the MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship
Okwui received the MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant, an award of $625,000 to advance her mesmerizing multidisciplinary performance pieces.
LMCC: Extended Life (2014, 2015), Process Space (2013, 2014), River To River (2014, 2016)
Alum Daniel Fish directs Oklahoma! revival
LMCC: Special Residences (2012),
Process Space (2012)
Thank you for your support of LMCC this year! Donate today!