E. San San Wong directs Barr’s Arts & Creativity portfolio. She currently serves on the Steering Committee for the City of Boston’s cultural planning process and on the board of Grantmakers in the Arts, a national leadership and service organization that supports the growth of arts and culture.
Artists are leveraging their unique talents to transform communities across the U.S.
Adapting boldly. Spanning sectors. Activating public support.
A conversation between the Barr Foundation’s San San Wong and Katarzyna Balug, co-founder of Department of Play, about the role of artists in Boston’s cultural planning.
San San Wong discusses three major trends Barr’s arts team is exploring in the context of strategic planning.
A conversation with Jaime Cortez.
The leaders of two Boston-based theaters share what they’ve learned from successful efforts to diversify audiences.
Please join Barr in welcoming Jaime Cortez to our arts team.
When economic times call for playing it safe, how can arts and cultural organizations remain as bold as their artists?
How can arts organizations innovate while managing risk? Barr's senior program officer for Arts & Culture, San San Wong, reflects on an "electrifying panel" held earlier this fall at MIT's Media Lab—part of our Barr-Klarman Arts Capacity Building Initiative.
While the tax codes make it clear nonprofits can’t endorse or oppose specific candidates for office, or specific legislation, it turns out there is quite a lot they can and should do to advance their issues.