The mission of the volunteer-based non-profit Austin Poets International (API) is to organize the annual Austin International Poetry Festival, a city-wide celebration of the art of poetry, featuring international, national, state and local poets. API works in collaboration with the city of Austin, the National Endowment for the Arts, local and national poetry organizations and over 15 Austin-area venues.
This project is funded and supported in part by a grant from the Texas Commission on the
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.