The Free Library will host a challenge to select five artists, in conjunction with community members, to create new works of art in the five branches where they will pilot their new 21st Century approach.
To support an artistic project by OpenEnded Group that combines 3D visualizations with personal testimonies, showcasing a unique cross-section of Detroit, to be presented as an installation and on the Web using the emerging WebGL framework.
To create a new online platform for generating greater citizen awareness of South Florida's arts and cultural events
To showcase how unique and connected global cultures are by hosting 'Call of the Drum: A Drum Summit' featuring percussionists from around the world
To support "Knight Night in Akron" and Akron Preview Event for the 35th Cleveland International Film Festival (2011) and 36th Cleveland International Film Festival (2012).
To elevate and energize community discussion, engagement and excitement by bringing six to eight new Knight artists in residence to McColl Center for Visual Art leading to increased regional and national attention
To empower immigrants in the Twin Cities to tell their stories through original theatrical performances with puppetry, masks and movement created in collaboration with Masanari Kawahara.
To celebrate cultures from around the world through a free film and community discussion series
To cultivate a new audience for opera through a free-ticket giveaway for a performance of Madama Butterfly
To support a second season of Random Acts of Culture (RAC), a series of seemingly spontaneous, brief cultural performances in public places throughout Miami-Dade County
To preserve and enhance access to sources of Cuban and Latino theater through the digitization of select playbills, posters, photographs and recordings
To support robust programming through the Akron Summer Arts Experience including: Lock 3 summer concerts, festivals, and community events; Lock 4 free concerts; Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival; Sunday Symphonies; and Lock 3 Summer Arts Experience