Support Performa with a contribution or become a Patron Circle member and experience the contemporary art world through the lens of performance, past and present. Through our biennial, lectures, symposia, other public programs and special events, we invite you to explore the creative process of performance and be engaged with the artists, curators, scholars, collectors, gallerists and performance enthusiasts who make such extraordinary live work possible.
Your annual, tax-deductible contribution to be a member of a circle supports and sustains Performa’s operations and ability to provide the public with artistic and educational programming of the highest quality.
For more information, please contact Sarah Haimes at sarahATperforma-arts.org or 212-366-5700.
Download our patron circle brochure with full list of annual benefits here.
Our heartfelt thanks to the following institutions, agencies, individuals and galleries for their generous patronage of Performa and our programs.
Major Foundation Support
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Ford Foundation - Institute of International Education, Lambent Foundation, Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, David and Elaine Potter Foundation, and The Arison Arts Foundation.
Institute Francais, FACE, Marta Heflin Foundation, NYU Steinhardt Department of Art and Art Professions
Toby Devan Lewis, Wendy Fisher, Yoko Ono, Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn and Nicolas Rohatyn, Ronald Guttman, Nancy & Fred Poses
Noreen K. Ahmad, Sarah Arison, Robert D. Bielecki Foundation, Charlie Ferrer, Wendy Fisher, Toby Devan Lewis, Kara Ross, Larry Warsh
Dimitris Daskalopoulos, Mimi Brown and Alp Ercil, Marian Goodman, Agnes Gund, Dominique Levy, Fiona and Eric Rudin, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas Lee, Anita Zabludowicz
Alexander Gorlin, Steven Holl, Andrea Krantz and Harvey Sawikin, Julie Mehretu, and Rivka Saker
Shumita and Arani Bose, Elaine Goldman, Ray Learsy, Jessica Mitrani, Judi Roaman and Carla Chammas, Tracey and Phillip Riese, Hope and Howard Stringer, Ellen Taubman
Pari Eshan, Justin Polera, Anastasia Rogers Kidd (Co-chair), Roya Sachs (Co-chair), Joy Sela*
Jordan Backhus, Liddy Berman, Hillary Beson, Vittorio Calabrese (Magazzino Italian Art), Lia Chavez, Alexandra Chemla, Sophia Cheng, David Clements, Carolyn Drake, Jordan Flanzraich, Alice Finnerty, Justine Fisher, Julia Fowler, Kameron Gad, Elise Gallant, Dorita Gilinski, Angela Goding, Zoe Guttman, Alexander Hankin, Julian Carl Waldemar Henry, Rodger Hicks, Jennifer Houdrouge, Anne Huntington, Alexandra Israel, Pierce Jackson and Dianna Mesion, Patrick Janelle, Susi Kenna, Komal Kehar, Lola Koutoudi, Rhiannon Kubicka, Zoe Jackson and Eric Render, Kathleen Lynch, Melanie Masarin, Jessica Massart, Alana Menendez, Marina Mesion, Capucine Milliot, Ingrid Moe, Clara Naman, Alexandria Pang, Sophie Plimpton, Aurelia Rauch, Oriana Reich, Andy Romer, Thomas Rosenblatt, Jayson Schmitt, Jonathan Schwartz, Susan Seelig, Allyson Shapiro, Leily Soleimani, Lucie Steinberg, Frederieke Taylor, Victoria Rogers, Alia Williams, Kevie Yang, and Tiffany Zabludowicz
* Visionaries Steering Committee
Commissioning Fund 2017
Jorge Baron Munoz
Additional thank you to:
THE EVELYN HOTEL
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