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A look inside The Jazz Gallery

Photo by Mark Niskanen

We are pleased to announce that The Jazz Gallery has been featured in two videos from the Rockefeller Brothers FundArtists in Motion and A Pivotal Role: Arts in New York City!

Founded in 1940, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund operates on a mission to advance “social change that contributes to a more just, sustainable, and peaceful world.” The organization supports work in the areas of “Democratic Practice,” “Peacebuilding,” and “Sustainable Development,” and is active in three regions of the world: New York City, Western Balkans, and Southern China. The Jazz Gallery is supported by the Charles E. Culpeper Arts & Culture Grants, which are a part of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund’s New York City Pivotal Places initiative. The Culpeper grants “support the creative process, build the capacity of small and mid-size arts and cultural institutions, and support the pursuit of the creative life.”

The videos spotlight The Gallery and three other beneficiaries of Rockefeller Brothers Fund support – Creative Time, Gallim Dance, and the Spanish Theatre Repertory Company – all of whom are enabled by Culpeper Arts & Culture Grants.

Watch both videos, which feature the vocalist Claudia Acuña and The Jazz Gallery’s Executive Director Debbie Steinglass, here.