The Allied Renaissance Kinship better known as ARK, is a New York based non-profit organization which represents artists from all over the USA in the mecca of the art world, New York City. ARK is originally founded by NY artists and alumni of the High School of Art & Design, FIT, SVA & AiNYC.
ARK offers excellent benefits such as portfolio credit, internships, networking, publishing and exposure.
ARK's Mission is to addresses the needs and concerns of today's independent working artists through advocacy, information, marketing, publishing, and showcasing. ARK offers help, tools, representation, guidance as well as network and other resources, to freelancers, consultants, models, photographers, artists, designers temps, part-timers, and the self-employed. As birds of a feather. We're passionate about our mission to improve working life for independent artists – a community representing the NY underground. We're the people behind all the culture, art and the ads that you see throughout NYC.
As of the year 2015. It is ARK's objective to raise funds to open its own physical gallery, school and production studio to host exhibitions, shows and events to benefit our ever growing network of artist's, designers and musicians.