Supporters

ACRE would not be possible without the dedicated volunteers and artists that contribute to our community. As we continue to strengthen our commitment to emerging artists, donations from sponsors and donors support our ongoing residency program, as well as our work with artists in Chicago. 

* Indicates multi-year support
+ Indicates or includes in-kind support

ACRE is supported in part by the following funders: 

The National Endowment for the Arts*
The Illinois Arts Council Agency*
City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events
The MacArthur Funds for Arts and Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation*
The Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation*
Arts Work Fund
Sustainable Arts Foundation

Annual Sponsorships: 

Dawoud Bey
Valerie Carberry and Richard Wright
Document*+
Patron*
Other People's Pixels*

In-Kind Sponsors: 

Field & Florist *+
Intelligentsia Coffee *+
Marz Community Brewing Co. *+
Pipeworks Brewing Co. +

ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions Project) is a federally recognized 501(c)3 tax exempt organization. All donations made to ACRE are tax-deductible.