Here you can find referrals to Dutch foundations, sector institutes, information sources, museums and other relevant cultural organizations and resources.
|Americans for the Arts
Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2010, Americans for the Arts is the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts in America. Americans for the Arts is dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts. From offices in Washington, DC, and New York City, it serves more than 150,000 organizational and individual members and stakeholders.
|The Netherland-America Foundation (NAF)
Founded in 1921, the NAF is the leading bilateral foundation initiating and supporting high-impact exchange between the Netherlands and the United States, including the NAF/Fulbright Fellowships and programs in the arts, business, public policy and historic preservation. NAF activities provide donors and recipients with access to a broad network of educational, cultural and business organizations that exemplify Dutch and U.S. excellence in a number of disciplines.
|Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles (DCA)
The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) generates and supports high quality arts and cultural experiences for Los Angeles’ 4 million residents and 25 million annual visitors. DCA advances the social and economic impact of the arts and ensures access to diverse and enriching cultural activities through grant making, marketing, public art, community arts programming, arts education, and partnerships with artists and arts and cultural organizations in neighborhoods throughout the City of Los Angeles. In 2009, the DCA launched a pilot project called the Cultural Exchange International (CEI) Fellowship Program. CEI is a unique program that enables creative professionals from Los Angeles (architects; dancers; designers; filmmakers; musicians; theater and visual artists; arts administrators; arts/cultural educators and scholars; creative entrepreneurs; cultural innovators and experts; curators; and presenters) to conduct long term residencies abroad and, similarly, to support creative professionals from around the world to participate in residencies hosted by LA-based organizations.
|New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)
Established in 1971 by the New York State Council on the Arts as an independent organization to serve individual artists throughout the state, the mission of the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is to empower artists across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives. We do this through three main program areas: cash grants and fiscal sponsorship, online resources, and professional development training.