We are excited to announce that 500 Capp Street is a recipient of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for multi-year programming. This grant ensures that programming at 500 Capp Street will continue to deliver cutting edge contemporary perspectives and nurture critical support to artists.
500 Capp Street is one of only two Bay Area recipients who received multi-year programming support from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for the Spring 2023 grants. We can’t wait to share with you what’s in store for our programming 2024!
More about The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts:
In accordance with Andy Warhol’s will, the mission of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts is the advancement of the visual arts. The foundation manages a dynamic grants program while also preserving Warhol’s legacy through creative and responsible licensing policies and extensive scholarly research for ongoing catalogue raisonné projects. To date, the foundation has given $280 million in cash grants to over 1,000 arts organizations in 49 states and abroad and has donated 52,786 works of art to 322 institutions worldwide.
“Artists consistently push boundaries – material, cultural and political – as they navigate unsettled issues in and through their work” says Rachel Bers, Program Director, “Our grantees are attuned to evolving contemporary practices and provide artists with the necessary tools, connections and platforms to develop their creative process, share their perspectives, and make meaningful contributions to cultural conversations.”