Fogo Island Arts is an initiative of the Shorefast Foundation, a registered charity dedicated to improving the social, cultural and economic conditions on Fogo Island, Newfoundland. Like all not-for-profits, FIA depends on diverse funding sources to sustain its activities.

FOGO ISLAND ARTS’ PATRONS PROGRAM

Fogo Island Arts’ Patrons Program brings together an extraordinary group of individuals who share FIA’s commitment to international contemporary art and to creating social, cultural and economic resiliency for Fogo Island and other small places around the world. Patrons are entitled to exclusive privileges and benefits in recognition of their vital support. Charitable tax receipts are provided for most donations; contact one of our staff members for more information.

The FIA Patrons Program has three distinct entry points. Find the one that’s right for you.

FIA FRIENDS
This patronage opportunity is open to all with a financial contribution of $1,000 per year.
Closely attuned to Fogo Island Arts’ mission, FIA Friends support residencies, programs and exhibitions.

FIA Friends receive these benefits:
– Invitations to all Fogo Island Arts exhibitions and programs
– Invitation to an annual cocktail reception in Toronto featuring special guests
– Complimentary copy of one FIA publication
– Acknowledgement in FIA’s online and print materials

To join FIA Friends, select “Fogo Island Arts – FIA Friends Program” at the following link:

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For more information about FIA’s Patrons Program, please contact [email protected].

FIA PARTNERS
A participatory arts initiative limited to 10 individuals; $10,000 per year.

FIA Partners form a limited circle of individuals with a shared passion for international artistic exchange and social innovation.

FIA Partners receive these exclusive benefits:
– Invitation to one private gathering on art and leadership with Zita Cobb, Nicolaus Schafhausen and special guests
– Two nights’ accommodation at the internationally acclaimed Fogo Island Inn

Additional FIA Patrons Program benefits:
– Invitations to all Fogo Island Arts exhibitions and programs
– Curator’s tours of FIA exhibitions
– Studio visits with FIA artists-in-residence
– Complimentary copies of FIA publications
– Invitation to an annual cocktail reception in Toronto featuring special guests
– Tailored acknowledgment in FIA’s online and print materials

For more information and to become a FIA Partner, please contact [email protected].

FOUNDERS’ CIRCLE
An exclusive group limited to five individuals; $25,000 per year for three years.

This top-tier patronage opportunity is structured as a three-year partnership that supports one residency per year for a total contribution of $75,000. The Founders’ Circle brings together a select group of individuals whose support helps foster the success of FIA artists-in-residence and contributes to a global dialogue around ideas of art, culture, business and sustainability. Each member is offered opportunities to help shape FIA programming as well as unparalleled access to FIA artists, programs and the international expertise of FIA staff and Advisory Board members.

Founders’ Circle members receive these exclusive benefits:
– Gift of a limited edition created by an artist-in-residence
– Invitation to become an Honorary Member of FIA’s Advisory Board
– Founders’ Circle private dinner with Zita Cobb, Nicolaus Schafhausen and special guests
– Four nights’ accommodation per year at the internationally acclaimed Fogo Island Inn

Additional FIA Patrons Program benefits:
– Invitations to all Fogo Island Arts exhibitions and programs
– Curator’s tours of FIA exhibitions
– Studio visits with FIA artists-in-residence
– Complimentary copies of FIA publications
– Invitation to an annual cocktail reception in Toronto featuring special guests
– Tailored, prominent acknowledgment in FIA’s online and print materials

For more information and to join the Founders’ Circle, please contact [email protected].

Become a Patron and help us build Fogo Island Arts into the future.

 

FOGO ISLAND ARTS INSTITUTIONAL & CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

Fogo Island Arts’ Institutional Partnerships offer foundations and organizations the opportunity to co-design a tailored residency program for a financial contribution of $10,000 per year. FIA Institutional Partners define the parameters of a new residency (e.g. emerging artist/curator, post-graduate student, arts educator, etc.) in collaboration with FIA staff.

Fogo Island Arts’ Corporate Partnerships are designed for corporate citizens who share FIA’s commitment to international contemporary art and to creating social, cultural and economic resiliency in both rural and urban spaces. A Corporate Partnership with FIA is a creative opportunity to think differently, to advance strategic goals, strengthen client and community relationships, and forge new international connections through FIA exhibitions and programs. Each Partnership is developed in close collaboration with FIA staff and customized to meet your specific corporate needs.

For further information and to develop a tailored Institutional or Corporate Partnership, please contact [email protected].

Become an Institutional or Corporate Partner and help us build Fogo Island Arts into the future.

Fogo Island Arts is an initiative of the Shorefast Foundation, a registered charity dedicated to improving the social, cultural and economic conditions on Fogo Island, Newfoundland. Like all not-for-profits, FIA depends on diverse funding sources to sustain its activities.