The Ford Foundation announced a 10-year, $100 million initiative to support arts spaces. As an investment in projects that produce work in any creative discipline, it aims to help artists and arts organizations develop arts and cultural spaces.
According to their site the initiative, called Supporting Diverse Arts Spaces, “…will provide grant funds to support both new projects and the revitalization and expansion of existing arts spaces.”
“The Ford initiative is an investment in the creative energy of America, to help artists and arts organizations develop vibrant cultural spaces even in times of economic hardship.”
More details can be found here: fordfound.org/