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  • Spiral Magazine Acknowledgments

Spiral is a free publication from the Rubin Museum of Art.

We would like to thank the many people who have made this publication possible:

Father Guidalberto Bormolini, Edward Espe Brown, Ingrid Clayton, Sienna R. Craig, Patrizia De Libero, Caitlin Dickerson, Tenzin Dickie, Pema Dorjee, Tenzing Lhamo Dorjee, Lama Aria Drolma, Allyson Grey, Christopher Griffin, Asha Kama, Swosti Rajbhandari Kayastha, Ruth King, Jon Pepper, George Ramsay, Mo Riza, Puneet Sabharwal, K Scarry, Osheen Siva, Phoenix Song, Jessamyn Stanley, Teresa Tomassoni, Gyempo Wangchuk, Dr. Kunga Wangdue, and Palden Weinreb.

We would like to thank a generous group of donors for their support at the $5,000 level and above, as of January 19, 2022:


The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation


Auramet Trading LLC

Bank of America

Bank of New York Mellon

Bob and Lois Baylis

Bloomberg Philanthropies

Barbara Bowman

Con Edison

Lisa Cavallari

Daphne Hoch Cunningham and John Cunningham

Dana Foundation

Dalio Philanthropies

Anne E. Delaney

Noah P. Dorsky

Douglas and Susanne Durst

E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation

The Edward & Elizabeth Gardner Foundation

Ellen Bayard Weedon Foundation

Fred Eychaner

The Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund

Christopher J. Fussner

Janet Gardner

Mimi Gardner Gates

Dan Gimbel of NEPC, LLC

Agnes Gund

Henry Luce Foundation

Estate of Lisina M. Hoch

Cheryl Henson

Hongwei Li

Tsangse Lhamo

Andres A. Mata

William E. Mayer


The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation

Monimos Foundation

National Endowment for the Humanities

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs

New York Life

New York Life Insurance Company

Matt and Ann Nimetz

Gerry Ohrstrom

The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation

The Prospect Hill Foundation

Rasika and Girish Reddy

Deepak and Neera Raj

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Global

Sarah Richardson

Basha Frost Rubin and Scott Grinsell

Shelley and Donald Rubin

Namita and Arun Saraf

Bibhakar Shakya (in memory of Dina Bangdel)

Linda Schejola

Eileen Caulfield Schwab

Eric and Alexandra Schoenberg

Science Sandbox, an initiative of the Simons Foundation

Barbara and Harvey Sigelbaum

Taipei Cultural Center in New York

Tiger Baron Foundation

Roopa Unnikrishnan

Sandy Song Yan

Zhiguan Museum of Art

Tong-Tong Zhi and Jianing Liu