Adam Horowitz 2013 –2015 Artist in Residence & Emerging Artist Fellow


Adam Horowitz is the Chief Instigator of the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture (USDAC). A “projectician” with a passion for cultural exchange and creative hootenanny, Adam has worked with numerous organizations at the intersection of arts, education, and social change—Ashoka, Bowery Arts + Science, The Future Project, among others—and traveled the world as a performer, musician, and researcher of intercultural barter. Adam was a Fulbright scholar in Colombia and is an Artist in Residence with the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

The USDAC is a people-powered department inciting creativity in the service of empathy, equity, and social imagination. Enlist!

Watch “An Act of Collective Imagination: Barnraising the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture” with Adam Horowitz (2015)

Watch Adam Horowitz Interview (2015)