The Arts Arena is a nonprofit organization supported by private donations, institutional grants, corporate sponsorship, and a membership program, ArtsArenaPLUS. Membership and donations to the Arts Arena can be eligible for tax deductions in the United States to the extent permitted by the law and and may be eligible for deductions on income tax in France. The Arts Arena also receives significant in-kind support from its institutional partners.

We thank the following institutions and foundations, as well as the individual sponsors, benefactors, and patrons of The Arts Arena for their continued support:


Columbia Global Centers | Europe

Curtis Institute of Music

Yale University School of Art

Yale School of Music


Stephen W. Arent, Denver and Palm Springs

Mel and Judy Croner, San Francisco

Sandra Craig, Rome and Paris

Nancy Lassalle, New York

Axel Röhm, Geneva and Paris


The Arts Arena has received major grants from:

The Florence Gould Foundation

The United States Department of State

The Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine Kaye Foundation

Door Studios

The Jerome Robbins Foundation

The United States Embassy in Paris


Richard Asthalter, Paris

Isabelle Boccon-Gibod, Paris

John Gilbert Donaldson, Paris

Elizabeth Hochman, New York

Dena Kaye and Richard Fallin, Aspen and Paris

James Landon, Atlanta

CF Muckenfuss III and Angela Lancaster, Washington D.C.

Zakiya Powell, Paris

Marcie and Steve Rayman, Palm Beach

Margery Arent Safir, Paris


Shaika Paula Al-Sabah, Kuwait City

Angelica and Evan Baird, Paris

Franklin Craig, Paris

Susan Loder-Vehon

Hildi Santo Tomas, Paris

Stephen K. Scher, New York

Juliette Timsitt, Paris

Jean-Bernard Ponthus, Paris