Our Supporters

The work we do at Spudnik is made possible through generous support from our grantors, sponsors, non-profit partners and many individual donors. If you are interested in supporting our mission, please make an online donation, become a sponsor, or contact staff to discuss additional opportunities.


The National Endowment for the Arts
The MacArthur Funds for Culture, Equity, and the Arts & Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation


Significant In-Kind Support from:

Clixel Web Design
Seaberg Picture Framing
The Frame Shop
Boreas Fine Art
Awagami Factory
Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Virtue Cider


2019 Giving Circle Members:


Harper Reed & Hiromi Nakazawa
Jason Dreifuss & Samara Schwartz
Ryan LaFollette & Tony Sarkees
Michelle Wasson
Mary Lizen
Christopher Perzan
The Cliff Dwellers
Mary DeYoe
Andrea Carlson


Carol Zordani & Paul J. Enright
Fidelity Charitable
Leslie Bodenstein
Murat Ahmed
Pepis, Inc.
Oren Lund
Jason Pickleman
Anonymous (2)

$250 – 499

Aron Packer
Ian Bonner
David Getsy
Amanda Taylor
Dominik Schneider
Rhonda Tullis
Jonas & Laurie Packer
Colin Palombi
Annette Pruss
Cheryl & Tim McGugan
Jennifer Ackerman
Torulf Hinckley
Chris Sarnowski
Nancy Flemm
Gary Metzner and Scott Johnson
Richard Repasky
Nathan Vernau
Anonymous (2)