18th Street Art Center's Borderless

is creating a global arts community

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Creative Community Member

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$5
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Our creative community members are the bedrock of our organization - people who believe in what we do and value the contributions of 18th Street Arts Center to the arts ecosystem. You believe that artists should be supported, and that the creative process is just as important as the outcome. You are learners, artists, professionals, and families who are curious and creative people looking for inspiration and connection. In this tier, you will receive:

  • Access to our entire Arts Learning Lab @ Home library, including curriculum for each lesson. Available in both English and Spanish. These are original art-making workshops with professional artists - excellent for families, schools, educators, and kids of all ages!
  • Access to quarterly Borderless video and program content. These unique and exclusive virtual events introduce you to artist communities around the world, and facilitate an intimate exploration of the craft and artistic practices of contemporary artists working in different countries. Past iterations have included Yogyakarta, Indonesia and Beirut, Lebanon.
YOUR IMPACT:
At the Creative Community Member level, you are helping to support our quarterly Arts Learning Lab @ Home free workshops for families. Your contribution helps us pay teaching artists, create curriculum, and make this original content available for free to children who tune in from around the world.
  • Access to our 2021 Virtual Gala on November 6, 2021
  • Access to our Arts Learning Lab @ Home library!
  • Access to quarterly Borderless video and program content!
  • A full color printed copy of 18th Street Arts Center’s annual catalogue

International Arts Lover

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$10
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As an international arts lover, you believe (like we do) that artists are important cultural ambassadors. You know that a thriving international arts community is key to addressing the major challenges of our time. You value the interrelationships of the creative economy, artists, and communities, and are active and curious about promoting these connections. In this tier, you will receive everything in the Creative Community Member tier, PLUS:

  • Access to Borderless+, a series of behind the scenes blog posts and exclusive videos from artist communities around the world.
  • Access to [email protected], the full library of 18th Street Arts Center’s virtual programming that includes artist talks, panels, workshops, performances, exhibition tours and more.
  • A full color printed copy of 18th Street Arts Center’s catalogue, sent to your home at the end of each calendar year.
YOUR IMPACT:
As an International Arts Lover, your contribution helps underwrite the development of new works-in-progress by notable rising and established international artists during their residencies at 18th Street Arts Center, who are global ambassadors to artist communities around the world.
  • Access to our 2021 Virtual Gala on November 6, 2021
  • Access to quarterly Borderless video and program content!
  • Access to our Arts Learning Lab @ Home library!
  • A full color printed copy of 18th Street Arts Center’s annual catalogue
  • Access to Borderless+ Blog - exclusive content written by international artists
  • Access to [email protected] Library of virtual programming!

Arts Professional

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$15
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As an arts professional, you are deeply involved in creating, making, connecting, and facilitating culture. You value the connections between artists and publics that artist communities like 18th Street Arts Center provide, and you know how important a strong arts ecosystem is for our society. In this tier, you will receive everything from the Creative Community Member and International Arts Lover tiers, PLUS:
  • Exclusive or discounted access to select professional development workshops and trainings for artists.
  • Highlight of your artwork once a year (including one image and 200 words) on 18th Street Arts Center’s social media and bi-weekly newsletter with over 30K followers.*
YOUR IMPACT:
As an Arts Professional member, you are supporting our educational panels, festivals, and free public events that help connect the public to artists and the creative work they do.
  • Access to our 2021 Virtual Gala on November 6, 2021
  • Access to our Arts Learning Lab @ Home library!
  • Access to quarterly Borderless video and program content!
  • A full color printed copy of 18th Street Arts Center’s annual catalogue
  • Access to Borderless+ Blog - exclusive content written by international artists
  • Access to [email protected] Library of virtual programming!
  • Exclusive access to Artist Professional Development workshops
  • Highlight of your artwork on social media

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About 18th Street Art Center's Borderless

Borderless is a membership program of 18th Street Arts Center for those who are committed to supporting the work of American and international contemporary artists, and who believe that a thriving international arts community is key to addressing the major challenges of our time.

By becoming a member at any level, you will get access to our 2021 Virtual Gala, happening on November 6! We'll have performances, a screening of video works by LA artists, and tributes to our amazing honorees Kristina Wong, Asuka Hisa, and Carolyne and Bill Edwards! Join us by becoming a member now. Learn more about the Gala at https://18thstreet.org/gala2021/.

We are making our digital libraries of 18th Street Arts Center content exclusively available to our Borderless Patreon members, plus brand-new content that is created just for our members. Your contribution helps underwrites our free arts education programs for children and families, our impactful exhibitions programs and artist commissions, and our community engagement and outreach through 18th Street Arts Center. Learn more about us at https://18thstreet.org/.




By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 3 exclusive posts
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Writing
2
Videos
By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 3 exclusive posts
1
Writing
2
Videos

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