Arts Service Orgs


The Need for Subsidized Dance Space

David Johnston

Here at EtM, it’s gratifying for us to read this press release on the recipients of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy…

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Announcing the Recipients for Our 2018-19 EtM Choreographer + Composers Residencies!

Katie Cox

NEW YORK, NY, June 14, 2018 – Exploring the Metropolis (EtM), the only nonprofit organization dedicated to analyzing and resolving the workspace needs of performing…

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David Submits Testimony for $30 Million Increase for NYC’s Arts & Culture

Katie Cox

Last week artists, arts advocates, and leaders in NYC’s cultural institutions gathered at City Hall to give testimony for a $30 million increase in NYC’s funding…

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David Testifies at City Hall for a Budget Increase for NYC Arts & Culture

David Johnston

  New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Preliminary Budget Hearing Testimony FY19 Friday March…

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EtM Testimony for the City’s Executive Budget Hearing

David Johnston

New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Executive Budget Hearing Testimony FY18 Thursday, May 25,…

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EtM Rallies for the Arts at City Hall

David Johnston

On Monday, EtM’s Executive Director David Johnston attended a rally at City Hall to speak out against eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts. “I stopped…

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EtM’s David Johnston Gives Testimony at NYC’s City Hall for $40 Million Increase for Arts and Culture

David Johnston

New York City Council Cultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup Relations Committee Council Chambers – City Hall Preliminary Budget Hearing Testimony FY18 Wednesday March 8,…

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Long Time Board Member Gives EtM Matching Grant of $50,000!

Katie Cox

We are thrilled to announce that a long time Board member has offered a $50,000 challenge match! This is a great opportunity for EtM supporters…

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A Day at the 2015 NOCD-NY Forum

David Johnston

From Katie Cox, EtM’s new Program Associate: On Friday, October 23rd I attended my first NOCD-NY Forum at The Point in the South Bronx. This…

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PRESS RELEASE: Announcing the Recipients of the First EtM Choreographer + Composers Residencies

David Johnston

Four NYC Choreographer/Composer Teams in Three-Month Residencies at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL) NEW YORK, NY, August 26, 2015 – Exploring the Metropolis…

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