The Red Poppy Art House (founded in 2003 and fiscally sponsored by Intersection for the Arts), presents 150 low-cost live performances a year, coordinates off-site performances, and hosts four performing artists-in-residence in a storefront in San Francisco's Mission District. Led by a combination of salaried staff and a dedicated core of volunteer programmers, production managers, and community leaders, The Red Poppy presents a diverse array of world, jazz and classical musicians and attracts 8,000 attendees annually to its neighborhood performance space. (Renewal $64,800/3 years; 17% of project budget).
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for Zoo Labs
Zoo Labs, a fiscally sponsored project of Intersection for the Arts, supports and empowers Bay Area-based musicians and other artists to own and amplify their creative projects. Its work includes the curricular development and delivery of arts business training, public panel discussions with industry leaders, and other services in support of arts entrepreneurs and small business owners. Since 2013, Zoo Labs has conducted 26 accelerator residencies, engaging over 350 mentors to serve over 250 local artists. This grant, in alignment with the program’s Artists strategy, will enable Zoo Labs to continue and evolve its artist support programs.