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The Albright-Knox Art Gallery's annual operations are supported, in part, by public funds from the County of Erie and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and by the generosity of our Members.

Albright-Knox Northland is supported by M&T Bank. 

Equipment and technical support provided by Advantage TI.

The Art Truck is fueled by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York. Additional support provided by The Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation, the Robert J. & Martha B. Fierle Foundation, and Lawley.

Family Funday is presented by Wegmans.

Art on the Go! is made possible through the generous support of the Cullen Foundation.

Access AK is made possible through the generous support of the James H. Cummings Foundation, Inc. Endowment; National Fuel; the Vogt Family Foundation; and an anonymous donor.

AK Teens is presented by KeyBank. 

The AK Innovation Lab was founded with leadership support from The John R. Oishei Foundation, The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. 

The Public Art Initiative was established and is supported by leadership funding from the County of Erie and the City of Buffalo.

The Search the Collection section of this website was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (MA-30-15-0277-15).

Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

Government Support

County of Erie
Mark Poloncarz, County Executive, and Erie County Legislature:
     Howard Johnson
     April N. M. Baskin
     Lisa Chimera
     Kevin R. Hardwick 
     Thomas A. Loughran
     Edward A. Rath, III    
     Tim Meyers
     John Bruso
     Lynne M. Dixon
     Joseph C. Lorigo
     John J. Mills
New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature

Individual, Corporate, and Foundation Support

The following list includes individuals, corporations, foundations, and other organizations that donated $500 or more between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019, to support the annual operations of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. It does not include AK360 Capital Campaign gifts or pledges, which are recognized separately in the Annual Report.

$500,000 and Above 

County of Erie
The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation

$100,000–499,999

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Kenneth Griffin
Pamela J. Joyner and Alfred J. Giuffrida
KeyBank
M&T Bank
National Endowment for the Arts
The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.

$50,000–99,999

Anonymous
Advantage TI
Susan O’Connor Baird and Bruce Baird
Charles E. Balbach
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Banta
City of Buffalo
Delaware North
Roberta and Michael Joseph 
Lehmann Maupin
Rich's

$25,000–49,999

Anonymous
Monica Angle and Samuel Magavern
Robert Bojdak and Sarah Williams Foundation
Ann Bonte
Mildred Bork Conners & Joseph E. Conners Fund
Alison and James Derrick
Catherine and Stephen Foley
Catherine Hamberger Charitable Lead Trust
Bonnie and Nick Hopkins
Hyde Family Charitable Fund (Martha and Tom Hyde)
Jody and Gerald Lippes
New York State Council on the Arts
Mrs. George F. Phillips, Jr.
Frederick and Lisa Pierce
François Rochon
Tina Sabuda and Chris Bihary
Steve and Nicole Swift
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery
The Buddy Taub Foundation
Tyler Rollins Fine Art
Wegmans
The OSC Charitable Foundation/Jon M. and Heather Williams

$15,000–24,999

Anonymous
103.3 The Edge
Aleron
The Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation
Ann and Bob Brady
Drs. Andy and Helen Cappuccino
Empire Building Diagnostics, Inc.
Entercom Buffalo, LLC
Galerie Lelong
General Mills Foundation Hometown Grantmaking Program
Sally and Robert Gioia
Mary Jo and Peter Hunt
Alice and Jeremy Jacobs, Jr.
Keller Technology Corporation
LAMAR Outdoor Advertising
The Stanford and Judith Lipsey Foundation
National Fuel
Deborah Russell and Peter Jones
John R. and Karen L. Sanderson
Weiss Berlin

$10,000–14,999

ABC-Amega Inc.
Barbara T. and Douglas H. Baker
C2 Paint
Gagosian
Garth Greenan Gallery
HSBC Bank USA
Lawton and Linda Johnson
Anne and William L. Joyce
Linda and William J. Maggio, Jr.
Maid of the Mist Corporation
Microsoft Corporation
Evelyn G. Miller in Honor of Robert Lang Miller, Sr.
Audrey and David Mirvish
Land Rover Buffalo, part of the Northtown Automotive Companies family of dealerships
Scott and Rachel Stenclik
Richard Taittinger Gallery
West Herr Automotive Group, Inc.

$5,000–9,999

Albright-Knox Contemporary and Modern Art Foundation Canada
Rachel and Jonathan Amoia
Association of Art Museum Directors
Baillie Lumber
Barbara and Brian Baird
Steven Biltekoff and Cecile Biltekoff*
Mary Kirsch Boehm and Raymond F. Boehm
Buffalo Rising
Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc.
Business First of Buffalo, Inc.
Clark Rigging & Rental Corporation
Clover Group
Frederick B. and R. Maura Cohen
Pamela Dinsmore
Empire Merchants North
Robert J. & Martha B. Fierle Foundation
Robert K. Freeland
Hyatt's All Things Creative
Institut Ramon Llull
Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc.
Bruce Jackson*
Lawley
Philip B. Lind and Ellen Rolland
Estate of Donald I. MacDavid
Dr. Paul Marks and Dr. Shawna Granovsky
Arlene & Ruth Mathews Fund at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
David Moos
Margery and Sanford Nobel
NOCO Energy Corp.
Gina and Erik O'Neill
Dr. and Mrs. Kevin Pranikoff
Joan Lyke Roebuck
Sandhill Investment Management
Mr. and Mrs. W. Scott Saperston
Amy and Harris Schwalb
Mr. and Mrs. R. Buford Sears
Joseph and Carole Sedita
William C. Smith
Terra Foundation for American Art
U&S Services, Inc.
John N. Walsh
Donald E. Will

$2,500–4,999

Anonymous
Allentown Art Festival Inc.
Ryan Flore & Mike Hadley, AXA Advisors LLC
John K. Bace and Melissa T. Balbach
Barrantys LLC
Howard E. and Mary F. Bell
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Berardi
BHS Foodservice Solutions
BR Johnson, Inc.
Buffalo Bills
Bush Industries, Inc.
CannonDesign
Cynthia and Frank L. Ciminelli II
Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation
Anne E. Conable
Corr Distributors, Inc.
Dr. Ravi Desai and Dr. Angela McLellan-Desai
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Drago
Judith F. and Alan I. Duchan
Drs. Gil Farkash and Julie Szumigala-Farkash
Jennifer and Christopher J. Feeney
Ferguson Electric Foundation
FIFCO USA
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fleming
Freed Maxick
Laurie and Kent Frey
Gilbane Building Company
Sylvia Golden
Amy J. Habib
Roscoe Henderson
Marie S. and Frederic K. Houston
Hotel Henry Resort and Conference Center
Hunt Real Estate Corporation
Pamela Jacobs Vogt
John W. Danforth Company
D. Bruce and Gail Johnstone
Jerald and Terri Katz Kasimov
Karen and Kevin Kennedy
Susan B. Lee
Legacy II Fund at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Life Storage
Andrée and Joel Lippes
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP
Lorraine Capital
Scott L. and Carol J. McFarland
Niagara Sign Factory
Joan Peck
Cara M. and Eric S. Reich
Kevin D. Robinson and Rachelle Satchell-Robinson
Sanderson Wealth Management, LLC
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Spampata, Jr.
Christine Standish and Chris Wilk
Stark Technologies Group
Carla and Terry Suero
Tony Walker & Co.
Charles F. Kreiner, Jr. and UBS Financial Services Inc.
Mary M. Wilson
Women's Medicine of Niagara

$1,000–2,499

Anonymous
Dianne Bennett and William Graebner
Amigone Funeral Home, Inc.
Marcia Angle and Mark Trustin Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
Arc Building Partners
Architectural Resources
Susan K. Attea
Jennifer and Carl Teo Balbach
Drs. Kevin and Elizabeth Barlog
Sarah Berardi
Alice F. Bird
Clara D. Bloomfield
Elizabeth M. Blum
Mary Ann and Bob Budin
Buffalo State College Foundation
Susan M. Burns Luhr and Al Luhr
Lucy and John L. Butsch
Marjorie and John Buyers Foundation Inc.
Joan Forster and Richard F. Campbell
Drs. Ann Marie Carosella and Jeffrey M. Lackner
Casey Kaplan Gallery
Joseph A. Chazan
Christie's
Colucci & Gallaher, P.C.
Elizabeth and Peter Curtis
Julia D'Amico and Stuart Rockefeller
Stephen Downing and Claudia Amigone
Barbara S. Drenning
Anne D. Ehrlich and R. Alfred Wodehouse
Sanford Eisen
Elsie P. and Lucius B. McCowan Private Charitable Fund
John Embow and Margaret McCarthy
FIFTEEN
Lynne Marie Finn
Frey Electric Construction Company
James Fronk
Lynn Gates
Dr. and Mrs. Robert P. Gatewood, Jr.
Joan H. Geier
Edward N. Giannino
Anthony and Donna Gioia
Goldman Titanium, Inc.
Daniel Greene and Ashley Rowe Greene
Chrisanne Grimaldi
Mark R. Hammer
Hauser & Wirth
David and Eva Herer
Hodgson Russ LLP
Dr. and Mrs. Curtis F. Holmes
The James Howell Foundation
John and Diane Hurley, Jr.
Independent Health
Elizabeth Jacobs
Ann S. and Dean H. Jewett
Jillian and Eric Jones
Allison H. Joseph
Jordan Joseph and Max Fogel
Leslie and Daniel Keane
Betty Ann and Kevin Keane
Keep Western New York Beautiful
The MAK Fund
Debra and Will Keresztes
Michael Krueger
Wilfred and Joan Larson Fund at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Estate of Albert H. Laub
Cindy and Francis Letro
Fern and Joel Levin
Carol LeWitt and Bruce Josephy
Lockhouse Distillery and Bar
Lori and Frank Luzi
William J. Magavern
Sally M. Marks
Maureen's Buffalo Wholesale Flower Market
Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Merritt
Erika A. Metzger and Michael M. Metzger
Jeff and Karin Meyer
Dr. and Mrs. Herman S. Mogavero, Jr.
Kevin Murrett and Michele Moses
Carol B. Newman
Northwest Insurance Services
Pace Gallery
Palmer Food Services
Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Penfold
Caroline Pierce
Linda D. Pollack
Georgina F. Polokoff
Barbara and William J. Regan, Jr.
Deborah Ronnen
Jeff and Misha Russo
Alan R. Saltzman
Matthew P. Schaab
Ann E. Schapiro
Ronald L. Frank and Anne Schneider
Susan B. Schoellkopf
Douglas G. Schultz
Maria Scrivani and John Lipsitz
Caren D. and Stuart C. Shapiro
Shuman Family Foundation
Courtney and Nick Sinatra
Peter and Judy Spira
Tarantino Foods
The Evergreen Association
The Penn Schoellkopf Fund, Inc.
Susan and John Thomas
Thornton Tomasetti, Inc.
Virginia Wettlaufer Tomenson and Walter S. Tomenson
Maansi and Mark Travers
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County
Rocco and Ann Venuto
Karen and Roger Walcott
Mr. and Mrs. K. Wiedenhaupt
Marie and Francis Williams
Brummitte Dale Wilson, M.D.
Donna and Barry Winnick
John M. Winstel
WNED/WBFO Radio/Television/Online
Yares Art
Kayla Zemsky and Michael Myers
Leslie and Howard Zemsky
Zenger Group
Wendy Zimmer and Maurice Hourihane
Zubatkin Owner Representation

$500–999

Bank of America
Bonnie and Harold Asch
Eleanor C. Ash
Douglas Bean and Elisa Kreiner
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Berardi
Sheldon and Mary Berlow
Howard T. Blane
Mariana Botero-Chason and Mark Chason
Jana and Barry Boyer
Buffalo Protection & Investigation, Inc.
Joseph and Susan Cardamone
Rob Cassetti
Somak Chattopadhyay and Pia Sawhney
Ellen Sterman and Craig Chertack
Estate of Irwin H. Cheskin
The Painting and Drawing Society at the Cleveland Museum of Art
Compu-Mail
Karen and William Connors
Drs. Linda Pessar Cowan and Richard Cowan
Mr. James Cunning and Ms. Jean McGarry
Mr. and Mrs. Arther W. Cryer
Laurie D. Dann
Clotilde Perez-Bode Dedecker and Adrian F. Dedecker
Michael DeLuca
Mary Frances and James Derby
Adele and George DeTitta
Jonathan Dewald and Patricia Marino
Deborah A. DiMatteo
Miriam and Peter Dow
Ellen and Vic Doyno
Shelley and Kenneth Drake
Edward Dudek and Patricia Ryan-Dudek
Wayne Duderwick
Jeffrey Erlich and Frances Budden
Ellen Errigo and Steven Krumm
Elizabeth S. and Robert A. Evans
The Fatta Foundation
Eva Feigelis and Jerry Faitelson
Jerold Frakes and Cristanne Miller
Angeline Fryer
Dr. and Mrs. William T. Ganley
Nicole and John Gavigan
James Goede and Alexandra Bennett Roach
Bonnie Gordon and John Pfahl
Susan P. Graham and Jon C. Kucera
Jennifer and Alex Gress
Karen and Edward Healy
Marion and Philip Henderson
Rita L. Houlihan
Hutch's
Dora and Paul Iskalo
Edwin M. Johnston
Maria T. Kardash
Kasmin Gallery
Katz Americas
J. Patrick Keleher
Kathie A. Keller
Gunilla and Daniel Kester
Valerie R. Koch
Alphonse P. Kolodziejczak
Leslie and James Kramer
Marilyn and David Kurzawa
Michael Larry
Harold and Elizabeth Leader
Hilkka Leone
Arlyne and Richard Lepie
Robert Longo Studios
Meg Mahoney and Mike Connelly
William and Lynn Markel
Beth and Theodore Marks
Leigh and Christian Martinez
Linda B. Matt
Morgan McDole and Russell Maxwell
Mr. James Cunning and Ms. Jean McGarry
Katalin and Laszlo Mechtler
Miguel Abreu Gallery
Ellen and Charles Niles
Dr. and Mrs. James P. Nolan
Arthur and Cheryl Orlick
Michael Osika and Daniel M. Salcedo, MD
Dr. and Mrs. M. Steven Piver
Praxair, Inc.
Mrs. Douglas N. Reed
Judy and Richard Reynolds
Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Rifkin
Amy Habib Rittling and Mark Rittling
Jane and Bruce Roberts
Mary and Thomas Roberts
Jessica and John Schimert
Seabar/Michael and Sherri Andrzejewski
Laura and David Smith
Reverends Stephen J. S. Smith and Sarah Buxton-Smith
Samantha and Kenneth Snyder
Susan B. Sorotsky
Andrew Spence
Cheryl and James Swiezy
Joseph R. Takats Foundation
Mary Taylor
Nancy and Marc Tetro
Mary G. Therrien
Lyle and Philip Toohey
Paula M. Wardynski
Niki and David Watson
Janet and Wayne Wisbaum

Memorial Donations

In memory of Charles U. Banta
In memory of Fayette Chippero
In memory of Helen M. Cunat
In memory of Joan Rose
In memory of Mr. Robert G. Wilmers
In memory of Mr. Robert L. Miller, Sr.
In memory of Natalie Guran
In memory of Raymond F. Boehm
In memory of Sherry Baum Carey
In memory of James Howell
In memory of Karin Roach

Honoraria

In honor of Cathy Gatewood and Laura Fleischmann
In honor of Charlie and Penny Banta
In honor of Robert T. Brady
In honor of Helen and Andy Cappuccino
In honor of Christmas remembrance
In honor of Janie Constantine's Birthday
In honor of The Darbys
In honor of Rose Gellman
In honor of Catherine and John Gillespie
In honor of Carol Gundlach
In honor of Jeffrey Gundlach
In honor of Dr. Ronald Helfman
In honor of Mr. Peter F. Hunt's Special Birthday
In honor of Jillian Jones
In honor of Mr. Michael Joseph and Mrs. Roberta S. Joseph
In honor of Betty Korn's 90th Birthday
In honor of Margery Nobel's birthday
In honor of Tova and Andrei Reinhorn's 50th Anniversary
In honor of Scott and Rachel Stenclik

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