Acknowlegements

It takes a village (s). Thank you to our many villages.
Community by Nancy Arvold, shown 2015 SOMARts Cultural Center, photo Cris Matos

VOLUNTEER your talents and skills. Join our family
​Contact Cynthia Tom 415-722-4296 or aplace.sf@gmail.com

Funders:
San Francisco Arts Commission for their visionary support of PLACE.
Funded in part by 
  • San Francisco Arts Commission 's ACIP Grants,
  • National Endowment for the Arts Fast Track,
  • California Arts Council,
  • RJ Louie Memorial Foundation
  • WomenArts Harmony Project funded generously by Nathan Cummings Foundation 
  • Pacific Asian American Women Bay Area Coalition PAAWBAC  
  • The Koehn Family Foundation
  • Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center
    
         


             Xiaojie Zheng, SOMArts 2011

Businesses that support PLACE
Spend your money on a business with a consciousness.
Contact Cynthia for a referral 415-722-4296 or aplace.sf@gmail.com
  
Venues:
  • SOMArts Cultural Center and staff
  • de Young Museum’s Renee Baldocci
  • Thoreau Center for Sustainability’s Bruce DeMartini
  • Driftwood Gallery – Camille and Anthony
  • APICC, Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center’s Vinay Patel
  • Manilatown’s Caroline Cabading and Carlos Zialcita
  • AAWAA and 1890 Bryant Studios
  










                                                                                           Kelsey Myers at SOMArts 2011
Current and Past Community Partners since 2009
  • J-Sei Center of Emeryville
  • Manilatown Heritage Center
  • Asian Women's Shelter
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of SF
  • Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC)
  • WomenArts.org – Harmony Project 
  • De Young Museum’s Public Programs – Artists in Residence
  • SOMArts Cultural Center
  • Thoreau Center
  • API Legal Outreach
  • Bhutanese/Nepali Women’s Refugee Collective
  • Kearny Street Workshop
  • AsianWeek Foundation
  • CBS Channel 5 KPIX
  

Not a Doll by Evangeline Iyemura_ 2015 SOMArts Cultural Center, SF- Iphoto Cris Matos

Personal Notes of Gratitude for the countless hours of administration, PR, coordination, installation, editing, fundraising, and moral support by the PLACE Collective, Facilitators and Advisors:

  • Deep Bows to Asian American Women Artists Association and Shari Arai Deboer for countless hours of budget guidance


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