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SPONSORS


2018 BIENNIAL


Major Institutional
and Individual Sponsors

The Brown Foundation Inc.
Houston Endowment
Sherry and James Kempner
David and Martha Moore
The National Endowment for the Arts
Texas Commission on the Arts
The City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance
The Whitehall Houston Hotel
Charles Jing
MurthyNAYAK Foundation
Judith and Gamble Baldwin
Anne and Albert Chao
The Wortham Foundation
The Powell Foundation
The FotoFest Board of Directors
Silver Street Studios
HexaGroup Inc.
iLand Internet Solutions

Additional Individual Support

Mr. And Mrs. I. H. Kempner, III, in memory of James Kempner

INDIA Programming Partners

Asia Society Texas Center
Brazos Bookstore
Film Department at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Ismaili Jamatkhana and Center, Houston
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Pondicheri
Washington Avenue Arts District

Principal Sponsorship for the
Biennial Catalogue and INDIA Book

Eleanor and Frank Freed Foundation

Media Partners

Art Houston Magazine
Art in America Magazine
Arts+Culture Texas Magazine
European Photography Magazine
Houston Public Media


2018 Fine Print Auction Sponsors

Bayou Fine Art Imaging
Denise Bethel, former Chairman, Photographs, Sotheby's Americas
FotoFest Board of Directors
HexaGroup Inc.
iLand Internet Solutions
David Shelton Gallery
The Whitehall Houston Hotel

Principal Sponsorship for Biennial Auction Framing

ROMA Moulding

Auction Individual Sponsors

BIENNIAL BENEFACTOR
Slavka Glaser
Louisa Stude Sarofim

INTERNATIONAL ENTHUSIAST
William E. Joor, III and Rose Ann Medlin
Larry and Melanie Margolis
David and Martha Moore
Motiva Enterprises
Phuong Tranvan and Joel Straughen

DISCOVERY CHAMPION
Edward R. and Chinhui Allen
Joan and Stanford Alexander
Julie and Andrew Alexander
Kenneth Anderson and Andreanne Vachon
Kath and Jorge Blanco
Beverley Buckingham and Michael Lange
Katy and Michael A. Casey
Thomas and Lisa Damsgaard
Gardere / James and Celia Munisteri
Gilbreath & Kilgore / Sicardi | Ayers | Bacino
Masud Haq and Janice Yoo
Moody Gallery
Rashed Haq and Tayyba Kanwal
Carola and John Herrin
Anna and Hal Holliday
Houston Center for Photography
Joan Morgenstern
John S. Parsley and Nancy Nolan Parsley
Sidley Austin LLP
Silver Street Studios
Gregory and Lisa Spier

International Meeting Place Portfolio Review and Workshop Sponsors

MurthyNAYAK Foundation
Foundation for a Civil Society, in partnership with The Annenberg Foundation
Anne and Albert Chao
The Whitehall Houston Hotel
Arts+Culture Texas Magazine





2017 EXHIBITION SEASON

Houston Endowment
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance
National Endowment for the Arts
Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation
The Wortham Foundation
Texas Commission on the Arts
Judith and Gamble Baldwin
The Powell Foundation
FotoFest Board of Directors
David and Allison Ayers
Urban Expositions / Houston Art Fair
Silver Street Studios
Hexagroup
Iland Internet Solutions
Julie and Andrew Alexander
Edward and Chinui Allen
Jorge Blanco
Carol Kazmer Liffman
James Edward Maloney
Veronique Prentice
Eliane Thweatt
Generous donors to the FotoFest Annual Fund

Special support In memory of James C. Kempner provided by:
Mr. and Mrs. I. H. Kempner, III; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Kelsey; and Mr. Dunham Jewett. 



INTERNATIONAL DISCOVERIES VI 
EXHIBITION SPONSORS

Arlene Alligood
Kenneth Anderson and Andreanne Vachon
Bill Arning and Mark McCray
Kath and Jorge Blanco
Michael and Katy Casey
Anne and Albert Chao
Jenny and Allen Craig
Mohammed and Annick Dekiouk
Steven Evans and David Klonkowski
Rashed Haq and Tayyba Kanwal
Carola and John Herrin
Edouard Philippe and Marta Sánchez Philippe
Gregory and Lisa Spier
Joelle Verstraeten and Geoffroy Petit
Eliane Thweatt
Wendy Watriss and Frederick Baldwin
Foundation for a Civil Society, Initiative for Culture and Society in Cuba
Saint Arnold Brewing Company











2016 BIENNIAL


Major Institutional and Individual Sponsors - General

The Brown Foundation Inc.
Texas Commission on the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
The Cullen Foundation
Eleanor and Frank Freed Foundation
The City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance
The Winslow Foundation
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Royal Bank of Canada
The Wortham Foundation
National Geographic
Trust for Mutual Understanding
Judith and Gamble Baldwin
The Powell Foundation
Robert Rauschenberg Foundation
FotoFest Board of Directors
H-E-B
Saint Arnold Brewing Company
HexaGroup Inc.
iLand Internet Solutions
Silver Street Studios
Williams Tower Gallery
The Deal Company
The Art Institute of Houston


Changing Circumstances
Programming Partners

Artist Boat
Arts Brookfield
Ballroom Marfa
The Center for Energy & Environmental Research in the Human Sciences at Rice University
The Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston
Da Camera
The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital
The Menil Collection
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
MUSIQA
National Geographic
The Public Concern Foundation
Washington Avenue Arts District

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT 
Citizens’ Environmental Coalition
Gremillion & Co. Fine Art, Inc.
Lawndale Art Center
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston – Film Program
ROMA Moulding
Saks Fifth Avenue
T Distribution of Texas

Media Partners

Art in America
Aperture Magazine
European Photography Magazine
Houston Public Media
L’Oeil de la Photographie
PaperCity Magazine
ArtHouston Magazine


2016 Fine Print Auction
Sponsors

PLATINUM

Slavka Glaser / Phuong Tranvan
Christiane Olsen / Ham, Langston & Brezina
Louisa Stude Sarofim
  

PALLADIUM

Deborah and William Colton  
Rania Daniel
Carola and John Herrin
William E. Joor III and Rose Ann Medlin
James and Sherry Kempner
Larry and Melanie Margolis
David and Martha Moore
Anne and Jack Moriniere / William Bickford and Oscar Cuellar

SILVER

Edward R. and Chinhui Allen
Andrew and Julie Alexander
Joan and Stanford Alexander
Kenneth Anderson and Andreanne Vachon
Kath and Jorge Blanco
Katy and Michael Casey
Susie and Sanford Criner
Thomas and Lisa Damsgaard
Adelaide de Menil
Rashed Haq and Tayyba Kanwal
Houston Center for Photography
Anna and Hal Holliday
Poppi Massey
James and Celia Munisteri
John S. Parsley and Nancy Nolan Parsley
Motiva Enterprises
Sicardi Gallery
 Gregory and Lisa Spier
Sidley Austin LLP
William Winkler





2014-2015 EXHIBITION SEASON

Houston Endowment Inc
City Of Houston Through the Houston Arts Alliance
National Endowment for the Arts
Texas Commission on the Arts
The Wortham Foundation
Hexagroup
Houston Public Media
Iland Internet Solutions
European Photography Magazine
FotoFest Board of Directors
Judith and Gamble Baldwin
Robert Gerry III
William and Rosalie Hitchcock
Gregory and Lisa Spier













MAJOR INSTITUTIONAL AND INDIVIDUAL SPONSORS

2014 BIENNIAL GENERAL

The Brown Foundation Inc.
The Cullen Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
The City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance
Houston Endowment, Inc.
Doubletree Hotel by Hilton Houston Downtown
The Wortham Foundation
FotoFest Board of Directors
Judith and Gamble Baldwin
Mary Lawrence Porter
Texas Commission on the Arts
Sidley & Austin LLP
Salient Partners
Chris Olsen
HexaGroup
iLand Internet Solutions
The Deal Company
Brookfield Office Properties
Williams Tower Gallery
Banfi Inc.

Special support for the FotoFest 2014 Biennial Catalogue and the FotoFest Book on contemporary Arab photo-related art is provided by The Eleanor and Frank Freed Foundation in Houston.



FOTOFEST 2014 BIENNIAL
ARAB PROGRAMS

ART JAMEEL - Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives (Lead Sponsor)
Middle East Trading Inc.
Ayyam Gallery (Dubai/London)
Athr Gallery (Jeddah)
The Levant Foundation (Houston)
Edge of Arabia (London)
The Crane Foundation (Houston)
Tamer (SA’AID & The Community)
Berloni Gallery (London)
Nijad and Zeina Fares (Houston)

ARAB PROGRAMMING PARTNERS

Athr Gallery (Jeddah)
ArteEast (New York)
Edge of Arabia (London)
Ayyam Gallery (Dubai/London)
Contemporary Practices, Visual Arts from the Middle East
Arab Cultural and Community Center of Houston
Arab-American Educational Foundation (Houston)
Inprint (Houston)
Menil Collection (Houston)
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Rice University (Houston)
Rothko Chapel (Houston)
Aperio, Music of the Americas (Houston)
MAKE.PLAY.SPEAK. (Houston)



MEDIA PARTNERS

ARAB PROGRAMS

Contemporary Practices – Visual Art from the Middle East

GENERAL BIENNIAL

Art in America
European Photography
Houston Public Media
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