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ISE Cultural Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-29

At A Glance

ISE Cultural Foundation, Inc.

555 Broadway

New York City, NY United States 10012-3919


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $131,497

Total giving: $1,600






Established in 1983

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports exchanges of art and culture (mainly visual art) between the nations for its objective that enhances the devotion to development of Japanese esthetics and culture as well as deepens mutual understandings of culture in terms of demographically and ethnographically diverse society. Provides grants for cultural exchange activities between Japan and the U.S.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Awards grants for activities related to cultural exchange between Japan and the U.S.

PEC: Program For Emerging Curators

The ISE Cultural Foundation accepts exhibition proposals from curators with concepts that deal with contemporary issues in art and culture. Under the premise of diversification, the gallery of the foundation seeks exhibitions that embody a wide scope of themes within the framework of contemporary art.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
International Interests
  • Japan

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $131,497 (market value)

Gifts received: $259,888

Expenditures: $202,847

Total giving: $1,600

Qualifying distributions: $118,568