Our members include local arts agencies, art centers and presenting organizations, many of which partner with New York State Council on the Arts to administer its Decentralization Grant Program.
Queens Council on the Arts
The Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1966. QCA is part of the Kaufman Arts District. This space is an exciting intersection of arts, commerce, media, advocacy and strategic networking for Queens’s arts and cultural institutions.
St. Lawrence County Arts Council
SLC Arts promotes collaboration within the arts community, and encourages public and private support of and involvement in the arts, throughout St. Lawrence County and the surrounding region.
The Arts Center of the Capital Region
The mission of the Arts Center of the Capital Region is to engage the community in the creative experience, through sharing, experiencing, and creating art in all its forms throughout Albany, Schenectady, Saratoga, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Dutchess, and Warren Counties.
The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes
The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes elevates their community through support, advocacy and promotion of the arts in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben and Tioga counties.
The Egg Performing Arts Center
“The Egg” itself is owned by the State of New York and managed by the not-for-profit Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza Performing Arts Center Corporation. Their vision is to symbolize the preeminence of the performing arts in New York State and be a visible commitment of the state to pioneering and supporting the maintenance and development of the arts while making programs more accessible to the general public and serving Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer and Saratoga counties.
The New York Foundation for the Arts
The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is a nonprofit service organization that empowers working artists and emerging arts organizations throughout New York State across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives and professional/organizational development.
The Putnam Arts Council
The Putnam Arts Council (PAC) is a not-for-profit arts service organization chartered in 1963 by the State of New York. PAC is the voice for the arts in Putnam County, and maintains a leadership role in promoting, fostering, and perpetuating the visual, performing and literary arts in the county and environs. Their programs include exhibitions, Art in Public Places, workshops in the visual and performing arts, a summer arts program, concerts, theatre performances, advocacy, technical assistance workshops, studio tours and special events.