The LakeArts Foundation is a nonprofit organization committed
to the development and presentation of global innovation in the arts and technology through
the LakeArts Film Festival, the LakeArts Media Arts Programs, and the LakeArts Foundation
Film and Media Incubator.
LakeArts collaborates with world renowned entities including The Tribeca Film Festival, the
Shaw Festival, Carnegie Mellon University, the Disney Corporation, and the Toronto
International Film Festival to present new and exciting collaborations between the media
arts and sciences. (Check out our video).
Set on beautiful Chautauqua Lake, on the grounds of the historic Chautauqua Institution
in New York State, the LakeArts Foundation provides a unique environment that enables
Festival goers to experience performances, exhibitions, workshops and lectures that
advance independent thought and artistic expression.
Check our links to Chautauqua County for information about events, activities,
places to stay, and places to dine.
Create, Educate, Celebrate
CHAUTAUQUA CHOICE, voted
the favorite political film by the
Chautauqua community and
fans of the LakeArts Film
Festival. The film, c. 1962,
starred Frank Sinatra,
Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh
and Angela Lansbury.