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Artists take risks for all of us. Explore a global network that’s ready to help.

I am at risk

I am at risk

If you are an artist at risk seeking assistance, please check the "I need urgent assistance" box.

Submissions are encrypted and ARC understands that your communications are confidential. ARC does not provide direct services, but we will do our best to refer you to organizations that do. You can also find help by exploring our network of resources.

If you are an individual or an organization looking to connect with ARC but do not need urgent assistance, please fill out the form to get in touch with us.

Your message is end-to-end encrypted and will be marked as urgent. You have the option to write this message in Arabic, English, French, Mandarin, Russian or Spanish. Expect a reply within 72 hours.

I am at risk

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Join our network, share stories, apply for internships, and other ways to support artistic freedom.

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Join ARC as a Partner

ARC has hundreds of partners in its network. If your organization works in the arts or offers resources that artists at risk can avail themselves of, then we encourage you to join the ARC network, even if serving artists at risk is not your stated mission.

Work with us

The ARC team is a dedicated, passionate, and caring group of people from around the world, and we would love to welcome you to our team. PEN America offers competitive compensation and benefits, commensurate with experience.

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Receive updates about the struggle for artistic freedom and the plight of individual artists. Tell artists you know about the many resources available to them. Share stories about individual artists and the challenges they face. Spread the word via email, social networks, and messaging platforms.


Your contributions provide unrestricted operating support, helping endangered artists receive resources that can keep them safe, healthy, and free to practice their craft.

Support ARC’s mission by making a tax-deductible donation online through our secure server or send a check to:

Artists at Risk Connection
588 Broadway, Suite 303
New York, NY 10012

We are grateful for donations of any amount, from individuals and organizations. No amount is too small.

For institutional inquiries or further information, please contact Julie Trébault, Director of the Artists at Risk Connection.

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