Mid Atlantic Arts fosters and finances the development and showcase of a wide range of artistic expressions while linking individuals to enriching arts encounters both within our local area and across broader horizons. Established in 1979 Mid Atlantic Arts extends its backing to artists, event organizers, and institutions via distinctive initiatives, grants, partnerships, and knowledge exchange. Our roots trace back to 1979, with Mid Atlantic Arts harmonizing its efforts with the state arts councils within the region and the National Endowment for the Arts. We combine resources from state and federal sources with contributions from private entities, including corporations, foundations, and individuals, to support a diverse spectrum of artistic forms and engage individuals in meaningful arts experiences throughout our locality and beyond.
Cultivating and supporting innovation and artful expression.
Collaborating with artists and organizations to create opportunities near and far.
Curiosity and open minds lead to meaningful change.
Welcoming community connections and providing support for outreach.
Opportunities with upcoming important dates!
National Opportunity: Roster Now Open to Presenters for Booking
Apply by March 7, 2024!
Spring Application Open!
Imagine a world where creativity transforms individuals & communities
Mid Atlantic Arts serves as a creative and financial partner for artists and presenters looking to share innovation throughout the region, the nation, and beyond.
The Japan Society
The Japan Society recently hosted Koryu Nishikawa V and Tom Lee/Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo Puppet Company’s performance of AKUTAGAWA with support from the 2023 ArtsCONNECT program...
About Mid Atlantic Arts
Mid Atlantic Arts supports artists, presenters, and organizations through unique programming, grant support, partnerships, and information sharing. Created in 1979, Mid Atlantic Arts is aligned with the region’s state arts councils and the National Endowment for the Arts. We combine state and federal funding with private support from corporations, foundations, and individuals to nurture diverse artistic expression while connecting people to meaningful arts experiences within our region and beyond.
We’re Stronger Together
Learn more about our work, partners, and team.