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Partners & Supporters

Catalyst Circle

The Laundromat Project’s Catalyst Circle are a community of monthly sustainers who support key aspects of our 6-month Fellowship Program, including transformative workshops, creative materials, and professional development opportunities with leading practitioners in the field. As Catalysts, they advance artists and neighbors as change agents in their own communities and are integral to our work.

To become a Catalyst, sign up here!


Catherine Almonte


Salome Asega


Ariel Adkins

Tomie Arai

Suhaly Bautista 

Taylor Black

Leenda Bonilla

Thomas Boman

Adrienne D Bradley

Gonzalo Casals

Mishi Castroverde

Glenn Charles

Solana Chehtman

Jessica Chrastil

Robin Clark

Elvira Clayton 

Elena Conte

Walter Cruz

Ricky DaCosta

Dudley Del Balso

Marit Dewhurst

Xenia Diente

Stephanie Dinkins

Katie Dixon

Kimberly Drew 

Nadia Elokdah

Sean Elwood and Yvonne Puffer

Fernanda Espinosa

Olivia Fagon

Richard Flood

Novella Ford

Sunanda Ghosh

Tamara Greenfield 

Sonia Guiñansaca

Catherine Gund

Elizabeth Hamby 

Kathy Halbreich

Lindsay Harris

M A Harisiadis

Caroline Herriman

Steven Hudson 

Suzy Myers Jackson

Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Colleen Keegan

Steve Kest

Chet Kincaid 

Emily Krell

Christina Kruise

Thomas Lax

Justine Ludwig

Maureen Mahon and Brian Tate

Scott Millstein

Seun Owolabi

Hannah Parker

PJ Policarpio

Sheetal Prajapati

Nefertari Kirkman-Bey Pross

Prerana Reddy

Nancy Richler

Katy Rubin

Mark Shortliffe 

Xaviera Simmons

Julie Simon 

Amanda Slaughter

Paula Smith 

Priscilla Stadler

Cade B Steinmetz-Silber

Sady Sullivan

Alexandra Sullivan

Julie Sutter

Michele Taylor-Henderson

Toccarra Thomas 

Diya Vij

Meredith Walters

Risë Wilson 

Caroline Woolard

Tracee Worley

DeeArah Wright 

Joanne Wright

Betty Yu

Sara Zuiderveen

Artist & Community Council

Our Artist & Community Council is comprised of socially engaged art professionals who live and/or work in the communities where our programming is located. They serve as both programmatic advisors and ambassadors to The LP over a year-long period.

  • Salome Asega
    Director of Partnerships, POWRPLNT; Create Change Alum
  • Rakia Seaborn
    Senior Manager of Engagement, Cumbe Center for African and Diaspora Dance
  • Jessica Sucher
    Associate Director of Community Engagement, BRIC
  • Novella Ford
    Associate Director of
    Public Programs and Exhibitions, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
  • Emma Osore
    Director of Community, NEW INC
  • Tattfoo Tan
    Artist and Create Change Alum
  • Lauren Zelaya
    Director of Public Programs, Brooklyn Museum
  • Geoffrey Jackson Scott
  • Cordelia “Coco” June 
    Yon Vilaj
  • Ilk Yasha
    Studio Museum in Harlem
  • Leslie Jimenez
    Create Change Alumna
  • Mario Torres
    Bronx Museum of the Arts
  • Larry Ossei-Mensah
    Independent Curator
  • Nico Wheadon
    The Studio Museum in Harlem
  • Ola Ronke Akinmowo
    Create Change Alumna
  • Ron Kavanaugh
    Literary Freedom Project
  • Sajata Epps
  • Suhaly Bautista-Carolina
    Brooklyn Museum/CCCADI
  • Sheetal Prajapati
    Pioneer Works
  • Elvira Clayton
    Create Change Alumna
  • DeeArah Wright 
    JACK/Gather Brooklyn
  • Christine Licata
    The Bronx Museum of the Arts
  • Faye Bonas
  • Lize Mogel
  • Claro de los Reyes
    Create Change alumnus
  • Charles Rice-Gonzalez
  • Nayantara Sen
  • Julien A. Terrel
    Brotherhood/Sister Sol
  • Luz Aguirre
    Mano a Mano
  • Chloë Bass
    Create Change alumna
  • Rich Blint
    Columbia University
  • Gabriel de Guzman
    Wave Hill
  • Lauren Haynes
    Studio Museum in Harlem
  • Sukjong Hong
    Create Change alumna
  • Sandra Jackson-Dumont
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Juanita Lanzo
    Longwood Art Gallery
  • Silvia Mantilla Ortiz
    Queens Museum
  • Dennis Redmoon Darkeem
    Create Change alumnus
  • Charles Rice-Gonzalez
  • Kendra Ross
  • Katherine Toukhy
    Create Change alumna
  • Shelley Vidia Worrell
  • Shay Wafer
    651 Arts
  • Linda Walton
    Harlem Arts Alliance
  • Haifa Bint-Kadi
    Create Change alumna
  • Leenda Bonilla
  • Ryan Dennis
    Project Row Houses
  • Raquel de Anda
    Independent Curator
  • Kianga Ford
    Parsons School of Design
  • Rujeko Hockley
    Brooklyn Museum
  • Rasu Jilani
    MAPP International
  • Sydnie Mosley
    Create Change alumna
  • Danny Peralta
    The Point CDC
  • Shani Peters
    Create Change alumna
  • Edwin Ramoran
    The Studio Museum in Harlem
  • Hatuey Ramos-Fermín
    Create Change alumnus
  • Favianna Rodriguez
    CultureStrike / Artist
  • Rosalba Rolón
    Pregones Theater
  • Sally Swzed
    Creative Time
  • Betty Yu
    Create Change alumna
  • Ujju Aggarwal
    Cultural Organizer
  • Tomie Arai
    Create Change alumna
  • Aisha Tandiwe Bell
    Create Change alumna
  • Rylee Eterginoso
    Weeksville Heritage Center
  • Xenia Diente
    Create Change alumna
  • Alexandra Garcia
    Queens Museum
  • Prachi Patankar
    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
  • Maria Bauman
    Urban Bush Women
  • Daniel Carlton
  • Elvira Clayton
    Create Change alumna
  • Karen Demavivas
    New York Foundation of Arts
  • Gisela Insuaste
    Create Change alumna
  • Lizzetta LeFalle-Collins
    Museum of the African Diaspora
  • Christine Licata
    Boston Center for the Arts
  • Prerana Reddy
    Queens Museum
  • Krista Saunders
    Independent Curator
  • Micki Watanabe Spiller
    Create Change alumna
  • Karina Aguilera Skvirsky
    Create Change alumna
  • Anusha Venkataraman
    El Puente

Community Partners

Our community partners include artists, neighbors, peer arts organizations, civic and community based organizations, local businesses, and city agencies. We are proud to collaborate with Denniston Hill, Downtown Art, and The New School on creative projects for social change. The Laundromat Project is also a proud member of Naturally Occurring Cultural Districts New York.


The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

The Bay & Paul Foundations,

The David Rockefeller Fund

Dedalus Foundation

Ford Foundation

The Hyde and Watson Foundation

The Howard Gilman Foundation

Jerome Foundation

Lambent Foundation

Lily Auchincloss Foundation

Materials for the Arts

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council

The New York State Council on the Arts

Mid Atlantic Fund

The Mosaic Network and Fund in The New York Community Trust

Race Forward

Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Robert Sterling Clark Foundation

The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation

Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Tecovas Foundation

The William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust

The Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason Foundation

Wellcome Trust

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