2022 Webinar Series

GIA’s webinars are designed for both emerging and experienced grantmakers with information and discussions that inform their day-to-day practices. These programs are free to members and available at a minimal charge to nonmembers. Past webinars have addressed topics including arts education, evaluations, support for individual artists, racial equity in arts philanthropy, and research relevant to the arts grantmaking field.

Supporting BIPOC Executive Leadership: A Revolutionary Imperative

Tuesday, December 6, 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST [PASSED]

  • Kellee Edusei, executive director, Dance/USA
  • Anne Huang, executive director, World Arts West
  • Kaisha Johnson, founding director, Women of Color in the Arts

Session Resources

Arts Funders Sharing Power: Participatory Grantmaking and Our Field

Tuesday, August 23, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Geoffrey Banks, senior program officer, Chicago Commitment, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Vu Le, Nonprofit AF
  • Celeste C. Smith, senior program officer, The Pittsburgh Foundation

Disability Justice for Individual Artists: Cap, SNAP, Solution

Tuesday, May 31, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Reveca Torres, artist, founder and executive director, BACKBONES
  • Alex Nock, principal, Penn Hill Group
  • Laura Poppiti, program director, Center for Cultural Innovation

Supporting Art & Technology: Building Future(s) We ̶W̶a̶n̶t̶ Need

Tuesday, March 22, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Jax Deluca, media arts director, National Endowment for the Arts
  • LaJuné McMillian, multidisciplinary artist and educator
  • Eleanor Savage, program director, Jerome Foundation

Arts Education for All: Advocate and Lobby to Bolster Collective Impact

Tuesday, March 15, 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT [PASSED]

  • Isaac Brown, legislative counsel, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
  • Erin Grant, associate, Penn Hill Group
  • Krystal Johnson, project manager, Arts Education Partnership
  • Jamie Kasper, director, Arts Education Partnership
  • Jessica Mele, program officer, Performing Arts, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Alex Nock, principal, Penn Hill Group

GIA’s Annual Research on Support for Arts and Culture

Tuesday, February 15, 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST [PASSED]

  • Reina Mukai, data services manager, Global Projects & Partnerships, Candid.
  • Ryan Stubbs, senior director of research, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
  • Mohja Rhoads, research manager, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies