Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to fostering the development, research, and presentation of new performance works across disciplines. This mission is reflected in the following goals:
To support the activities, subsidies, and performances of Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation, a celebrated artist-run organization founded in 2002. Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation’s main programs include: rehearsal and performance subsidies, arts advocacy, education, outreach, and community development.
To sustain the multi-disciplinary work of Jonah Bokaer, which includes choreography, media art, video, sculpture, and installation-based practices.
To oversee, structure, and support the activities of CPR – Center for Performance Research,a L.E.E.D.-certified green building in Brooklyn, of which Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation is a founding partner.
To produce and document programs of contemporary performance that engage audiences in rich aesthetic and intellectual experiences.
To enlarge the role of contemporary performance and enhance its contribution to society.