The Shulamit Nazarian Foundation supports Middle Eastern contemporary art and artists regardless of where the artists are based or born and regardless of their religion, gender, sexual orientation or their mode of expression. The Foundation supports Middle Eastern artists via commissions, grants, publications, residencies, educational tools, exhibitions, and curatorial projects, as well as through digital and scholarly initiatives. The Foundation also promotes collaborations between Middle Eastern artists and global institutions. Collaborations include exhibitions, educational programs, and professional and scholarly exchanges.

The Shulamit Nazarian Foundation advances its mission through the support of high-quality programs by invitation only from nonprofit institutions with current tax-exempt status under IRS Code Section 501(c)3.

We do not accept unsolicited grant applications.