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David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center is where arts and democracy converge—committed to the values of radical welcoming, artistic innovation, open exchange of ideas, audience and artist intimacy, and community partnership. Encompassing free performances, talks, family shows, opportunities for civic engagement, social events, and more, the Atrium’s programming opens our world to culture that addresses today’s most pressing issues, broadens our moral consciousness, and explores our common humanity. Weekly programming is as vibrant and diverse as the city we serve and like the people of New York City, artists at the Atrium come from around the world.

We believe in art’s ability to be a shining beacon of democratic values and an engine for social change, connection, and community building. We invite you to join us in this space.

Photo by Sachyn Mital

Photo by Josh Chee

Photo by Mari Uchida

Thanks to Our Supporters

Major support for the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center is provided by David M. Rubenstein.

Additional generous support is provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Rockefeller Brother Foundation.

Endowment support is provided by The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), and Oak Foundation .

Programming for Lincoln Center Education is made possible by Carnegie Corporation of New York, LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, Esme Usdan and James Snyder, Constans Culver Foundation, Alice L. Walton Foundation, the May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Henry and Lucy Moses Fund, Inc., William Sherman, trustee for the Murray G. and Beatrice H. Sherman Charitable Trust, Theodore H. Barth Foundation, The Giants Foundation, Lincoln Center's Education Committee, and Lincoln Center's generous donors and supporters.

Accessibility at Lincoln Center is made possible in part by endowment support provided by AIG. Additional endowment support for Accessibility at Lincoln Center provided by Frederick P. Daniel and Elihu Rose – In Memory of Belle B. Rose

Major support for Lincoln Center accessibility programming is provided by The Taft Foundation, Kenneth Goldman Donor Fund, the FAR Fund, and The Megara Foundation. 

Accessibility programming is also made possible by public funds facilitated by the following: 
New York City Council's Autism Awareness Initiative  
New York City Council’s Geriatric Mental Health Initiative
The Honorable Adrienne Adams, Speaker, New York City Council
The Honorable Mark Levine, Manhattan Borough President