OPENPORT was made possible with support from Arts Council England, Cynthia Ashby, The
Boeing Company
, The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation, The
James and Purcell Palmer Foundation
, Poets & Writers Inc., the School of the Art
Institute of Chicago
(the departments of BFA Writing; Film, Video and New Media;
Performance; Sound; Sculpture; First Year Program; and President's Office), Sofitel Chicago Water Tower,
and many generous individual donors, including Jeff Carter, Susan Carter, Goat Island Performance
Group
, Bill Lavicka, Bonnie Marcus, and Emily Twomey.


Marie Cool & Fabio Balducci are Funded by Arts Council England with generous support from the Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation.
Fiona Wright is Funded by Arts Council England.

The Tyne Dogger program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

The Disappearance of Latitude Symposium was made possible with support from The School of the Art Institute of
Chicago
’s Performance Department, with financial contributions from SAIC's Visiting Artists Program, Betty Rymer Gallery, Dean’s Office,
Visual and Critical Studies, and the Art and Technology Department.

Special thanks to Lin Hixson and Faith Wilding.

Special thanks to the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, Chicago.