M12 is a group of award-winning artists, researchers, and writers collectively based in Denver, Colorado. Primarily known for art projects that explore public space, rural cultures and landscapes, M12 holds a unique position as both a non-profit arts organization and an artistic practice. Over the past two years, the organization launched the Landlines Initiative, a program resulted in a series of site-specific art projects inspired by the landscape and its history.
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts is established in New York, NY. His will called for the creation of a foundation dedicated to “advancement of the visual arts,” and he left nearly his entire estate to the cause.