基金會

亞洲文化協會

Asian Cultural Council

亞洲文化協會簡介

亞洲文化協會旨在透過向亞洲及美國之藝術家、學者﹐以至藝術及文化界專才, 團體及教育機構頒發獎助金,資助其於亞洲各國及美國進行之研究,考察及創作, 藉以支持及促進各地之文化交流。

歷史

亞洲文化協會由約翰.洛克菲勒三世於一九六三年成立,至今獎助了近六千個藝術機構和藝術專才──多位已成為自身界別中的領袖和先鋒。

協會總部設在紐約市,在香港、東京、馬尼拉和台北設有分會。

亞洲文化協會香港分會

一九八七年,亞洲文化協會獲得本地資助伙伴的支持,在香港設立分會,自此在支持中國的藝術和文化專才的發展扮演重要角色。

協會歷年共頒發了約五百項獎助金予香港和中國各城市的藝術專才和機構,其中大部份受惠機構和人士都已成為自身領域的領袖。我們跟本地機構和團體緊密合作,繼續拓展伙伴關係,以建立國際交流和藝術倡導的網絡。

香港分會與分會委員會緊密合作,支持本地藝術發展。委員會現任主席為捷成漢先生,副主席為胡郭秀萍女士及邵馮詠愛女士,榮譽主席為馮慶鏘先生。

我們的專業取向

亞洲文化協會根據受惠專才和機構所提交的計劃目標及願望,為他們量身訂做考察研究計劃。我們經驗豐富的同事會為他們介紹和聯繫在美國和亞洲區內的少為人知或難以接觸的資源與網絡。

 

The Asian Cultural Council (ACC) supports transformative cultural exchange by awarding grants to artists, scholars, and arts and humanities professionals, as well as organizations and educational institutions from the United States and Asia for research, study, and creative work in the United States and Asia and within the countries of Asia. history Since our establishment in 1963 by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, the ACC has awarded approximately 6000 grants to arts institutions and arts professionals — many who have become leaders and pioneers in their field. Headquartered in New York City, ACC maintains offices in Hong Kong, Tokyo, Manila and Taipei. acc hong kong In 1986, ACC Hong Kong was established with support from local funding partners and has played a key role in the development of the arts and cultural leadership in China. With over 500 ACC fellowships awarded to individuals and institutions in the arts of Hong Kong and other cities in China, many of these ACC alumni are influential catalysts in their local communities. We have also engaged and expanded partnerships with local organizations and institutions to build networks for international dialogue and arts advocacy. We work together with the ACC Hong Kong Friends' Committee which is currently led by Chairman Mr. Hans Michael Jebsen, Vice Chairmen Lady Ivy Wu and Ms. Marissa Fung Shaw, and Honorary Chairman Mr. Kenneth H.C. Fung. our specialized approach We implement custom-tailored educational programs based on the goals and aspirations of the arts professionals and institutions we support. Our experienced program staff provides personalized guidance, resources and contacts in the U.S. and Asia that are inaccessible to most visitors.