To expand The Knight Fund for Local Independent Cinemas by adding a digital presence to an ongoing advertising campaign for participating art house venues in Miami.
To produce, procure and commission original, local arts content
To explore the presentation of art in public and private spaces by prototyping a project in Los Angeles with three artists and presenting in Miami.
To present "Day and Knight in Akron" which would parallel a full day of the Festival in Akron on Thursday, April 11, 2013
Development of a new residency program at the ArtCenter
To support strategic planning for the Akron Art Museum as it transitions to new leadership and strives to become a model for small to mid-sized art museums
To honor Mitch Kaplan's contribution to Books & Books 30th Anniversary
To engage the board and staff in the development of a five-year strategic plan for Cannonball Miami, ensuring the financial and programmatic future of Miami's premiere artist residency
To commence a strategic planning process
To eliminate economic and geographic barriers to entry and encourage greater audience engagement at the 2012 Blossom Music Festival
To support the expansion and diversification of the Charlotte Symphony's audiences through continued support for its KnightSounds concert series
To enhance the ability of Macon Film Festival, Inc. to fulfill its mission of celebrating the art and craft of the moving image by presenting a four day film festival in February of 2013