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A: Art Knowledge News is sponsored by the Art Appreciation Foundation, a private non-profit organization that donates $3.2 million dollars annually to many charities and non-profit organizations. . . worldwide.


Q: Why does the Art Appreciation Foundation (AAF) sponsors Art Knowledge News?

A: Part of the Foundations bequest is devoted to informing and enlightening people about the “World of Art”


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A: Good question. Yes, AAF buys art from emerging artists and thereafter donates the art to museums, NGO's and for sale at fundraising charity art events both online and at various locations.


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A: Not directly, but on our link pages you may find reliable resources that can quickly guide you to answers you seek.

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Pause For Thought

Glassie on Culture

"All art is an individual's expression of a culture. Cultures differ, so art looks different."