Partners and Supporters

“ArtsLab develops robust learning networks and resources that support individual artists, artist-led organizations, state arts agencies, regional arts councils, and the capacity-building field locally and nationally.”

–Sharon DeMark, program officer, Minnesota Philanthropy Partners

From its inception, ArtsLab has been generously supported by a group of foundation partners who have helped guide and advise the past decade of peer learning. Thank you to these founding and core program funders:
Saint Paul FoundationThe McKnight Foundation
F. R. Bigelow FoundationMardag Foundation
Bush Foundation
We also extend our gratitude to additional funders who provided their support over different stages of the program:
United Arts FundThe Wallace Foundation
The Jerome Foundation 
ArtsLab has drawn on the expertise of national and regional advisors to create and distribute high-quality training, tools, and resources. We wish to thank them for their contributions to and impact on this program: Faculty
Many dedicated community organizations have participated in ArtsLab. We wish to acknowledge their significant contributions to our work, and their ongoing efforts to serve and strengthen their communities through the arts: Past Participants
If you are interested in supporting ArtsLab, please contact Colleen McLaughlin, director of external relations, at [email protected] or 612.238.8052.