Did you know that Boston Art Review is the only independent print and online publication committed to facilitating active discourse around contemporary art in Boston? In order to continue providing this crucial space for artists, writers, and our arts community, we need help from supporters like you.

Boston Art Review is a community- supported publication. All donations go directly towards maintaining our growing overhead costs associated with the production of each print issue. We rely on the direct financial support of our readers and community donors for producing of our twice annual print magazine, publishing content online, sending bi-weekly newsletters, and hosting events.

All donors above the Community level receive an annual subscription to BAR Magazine (free shipping) and invitations to launch parties. Friends receive BAR tote bags and priority registration for all programs. Benefactors and Lead Sponsors receive special recognition in print and online + invitations to special, members-only events.

Boston Art Review is a 501-c3 organization in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. All donations are tax-deductible.

Electronic payment for donations can be made below. Checks should be made payable to Boston Art Review and sent to PO Box 390003, Cambridge, MA 02139.

Tax-deductible EIN: 20-4195783 (formerly Big Red & Shiny)

Questions? Please contact Jameson Johnson at

Please consider giving at one of the following levels:

Community Member — $75

Support one online article
Receive a year-long subscription to BAR.

Friend of BAR — $150-350

Support one week of the Weekly Happenings newsletter
Receive a year-long subscription to BAR
Receive a BAR Tote Bag

Affiliate — $350–$999

Support a print story
Receive all of the above + invitations to special events

Benefactor — $1000–$2,499

Support our “go to print” deposit
Receive all of the above + 2 tickets to the fifth anniversary preview party 

Lead Sponsor — $2,500–$7,500

Sponsor the Art Writing Fellowship program
Receive all of the above + 4 tickets to the fifth anniversary preview party 
Early access to the online art sale

Arts Advocate — $7,500 +

Support production costs for a print issue 
Receive all of the above + access to a special studio visit events.

Special Thanks To:

Arts Advocate

Audrey & Jim Foster
Boston Cultural Council
Christine & O’Donnell
Teuber Family Charitable Fund (William J. Teuber)
Wagner Foundation 
VIA Art Fund

Lead Sponsor

Andrew Witkin
Boston Center for the Arts
Kay Fleischner
Audrey & James Foster
Krupp Family Foundation
Northeastern’s Center for the Arts
Betsy Willett


Susan Emmerson
Abigail Ross Goodman
Geoffrey Hargadon & Patricia La Valley
Lucy Kim
Frank Williams
Matthew Saunders
David Solo


Erin Becker
Edward Buckbee
Alberta Chu & Murray Robinson
George Fifield
Nakia Hill
Emily Isenberg
Cher & Brooke Knight
Crystalle Lacouture
Russell & Eva LaMontagne
Abigail Ogilvy
Lucy Rosenburgh
Ann & Jon Shayne
Gloria Sutton
Abigail Ogilvy
Pia & Paul Miller
Alberta Chu & Murray Robinson
Ann Shayne


Sónia Almeida
Clint Baclawski
Kelli & Paul Bateman
Erin Becker
Drive-By Projects
Robert Douglas Campbell
Mike Carroll
Gabriel Cira
Ruth Erickson
Leonie Flokstra
Nicholas Goodhue
Bridget Goodbody
Beth Kantrowitz
Beau Kenyon

Paul Ha & Eva Lundsager
Selby Nimrod
Joseph Lerner
Suzanne Offit
Jane O’Hara
Jessica Roscio
Emily Sandstrom
David Shearer
David & Dickie Shearer
John Sigel
Jill Slosburg-Ackerman
Gabriel Sosa
Allison Tanenhaus
Amy Wood
Brian Zink

Community Members

Ellen Buchanan
Robin Chan
Jenna Crowder
Furen Dai
Barbara Fash
Michelle Fornabai
L’Merchie Frazier
Kate Gilbert
Karin Goodfellow
Zahin Haque
Billie Mandle
Kim Anstatt Morton
Jenee Osterheldt
Deborah Peeples
Providence College Galleries
John Quatrale
Craig Stockwell
Ellen Rich
Joelle Riffle
Elise Rodino
Margaret Rotzel
Leslie Sills
Sarah Valente

In-Kind Supporters

Best Bees
Boston Center for the Arts
Distillery Gallery
Emerson Contemporary
Northeastern University
John D O’Bryant African American Institute
Now + There
Samuel Adams
Revere Hotel