A Blade of Grass Board Member
Annette Blum is currently involved in sponsorship in the area of media, global social action and arts activism and is a collaborator of international conferences and exhibitions. She is a member of the Synergos Global Philanthropist Circle and the Artists and Educators Board at Center Theater Group. She is also an International Trustee of Religions for Peace in New York and on the Board of American Friends of Hebrew University.
In 2016, Ms. Blum continues to expand on her philanthropic work in arts activism in the US, Italy, Israel and more. She is also now a contributing writer to Huffington Post and has launched a blog with them and with Times of Israel and is extending to other media outlets.
In the last few years, Blum Media collaborated with the 3rd World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, Jerusalem Season of Culture in Jerusalem, World Expo in Milano, the Clinton Global Initiative, The Creative Time Summit in Venezia, The Edinburgh Festival and others. Blum Media was a sponsor of the Creative Time Summit in Stockholm along with Public Art Agency in Sweden. Hundreds of artists and social change agents were in attendance. This conference then traveled to the CT Summit at the Venice Biennale in 2015. Along with fellow colleagues from the Clinton Global Initiative, she recently went with a delegation to Havana, Cuba to meet with and support artists promoting social change and is looking forward to future collaborations under the new US/Cuba negotiations.