About Us

ArtsWave is the region's leading local arts agency and the nation's largest united arts fund. With the help of tens of thousands of donors, ArtsWave supports more than 100 arts organizations that make Greater Cincinnati an amazing place to live.

The arts in our region — music, dance, theatre, museums, festivals, and more, are happening in large and small ways in neighborhoods all over — make communities more exciting and lively, and bring all different kinds of people together throughout the area.

We believe in enhancing our community with arts and cultural experiences that create a vibrant regional economy and more connected community.


  • Supports the arts that connect people across communities, enabling them to get to know each other
  • Creates connections between arts organizations and with people all over
  • Advocates on behalf of the arts
  • Provides funding and services to the arts
  • Promotes our arts and cultural assets as a defining characteristic of our region

Click here to learn about our vision, mission, and goals.

General Contact Information

20 East Central Parkway
Suite 200
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513.871.2787
Fax: 513.871.2706
E-mail: info@TheArtsWave.org
Click here for directions.