Work is Art and Art is Work


funder logosWork is Art and Art is Work exhibition is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts through the American Masterpieces: Three Centuries of Artistic Genius initiative.

Matching funds and services provided by Missouri Arts Council, a state agency; Missouri Folk Arts Program; and Museum of Art and Archaeology at the University of Missouri.

ExhibitsUSA is a national program of Mid-America Arts Alliance, a private, nonprofit cultural service organization. We are grateful to the National Endowment for the Arts American Masterpieces: Three Centuries of Artistic Genius initiative, and our major contributors who make this exhibition possible.

Champion ($50,000 and above):
The Brown Foundation, Inc., of Houston; Houston Endowment, Inc.

Underwriter ($25,000 - $49,999):
Courtney S. Turner Charitable Trust

Patron ($10,000 - $24,999):
The CH Foundation; Community Foundation of the Ozarks; Cooper Foundation; Carolyn Dillon; Helen Jones Foundation, Inc.; Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation; William T. Kemper Foundation, Commerce Bank, Trustee; Kirkpatrick Family Fund; Nancy Meinig; Sterling Vineyards; Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts, Commerce Bank, Trustee; TierOne Foundation

Advocate ($5,000 - $9,999):
DST Systems, Inc.; Karen and J. Robert Duncan; Arvin Gottlieb Charitable Foundation; Gilbert M. and Martha H. Hitchcock Foundation; Nancy Lee Kemper; Carl McCaffree; McCasland Foundation; Meet the Composer, Inc.; Raymond D. Nasher; Judith and Frank Sabatini; TricorBraun; John Steele Zink Foundation

Public Partners:
Institute of Museum and Library Services; National Endowment for the Arts; National Endowment for the Humanities; Arkansas Arts Council; Kansas Arts Commission; Missouri Arts Council; Nebraska Arts Council; Oklahoma Arts Council; Texas Commission on the Arts

donor logosThe mission of Mid-America Arts Alliance is to enrich communities through cultural experiences. We devote our time, labor, and resources to making cultural programs and training experiences accessible to more than one million people each year.