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November 13, 2018

The Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Ucross Foundation, Raymond Plank, has died.

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November 08, 2018

Congratulations to Sara Coffey - the Founder and Director of Alliance of Artists Communities...

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November 02, 2018

We are excited to relay news that Jennie Terman has been named the Artist Communities and...

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What We Do

The Alliance serves on behalf of its members, small and large, leveraging support for the field as a whole; promotes successful practices in the field; and advocates for creative environments that support the work of today’s artists.

We advocate:

  • on behalf of the field of artists' residencies and creative environments in general, to funders, policymakers, researchers, and the public

We provide:

  • a forum on support for today's artists 
  • professional development opportunities to the field 
  • research and benchmarking data 
  • funding partnerships — bringing new financial resources to the field 

We connect:

  • our members to each other through networking opportunities 
  • artists, students, and others to information on artists' residencies
  • the field to other professionals in the arts, sciences and beyond

For more information on programs and services, visit Services