Provisions Learning Project

Fairfax, Virginia USA


Provisions Learning Project is a research, education and production center investigating the intersections of arts and social change.


Provisions is a leading voice advancing knowledge and promoting understanding of a wide-range of social topics, and producing innovative models to critically investigate issues surrounding these topics. With its extensive library, public programming, and research opportunities, it supports artistic, intellectual, and activist endeavors that explore the social dimensions of contemporary culture.


Provisions features programs such as exhibitions, public art, residencies, screenings, workshops, lectures, and publications. To further disseminate its mission and programs, Provisions seeks partnerships and collaborations with artistic, educational, and philanthropic organizations.


In 2011, Provisions opened a research center for arts and social change at George Mason University’s School of Art.