Dart Music International (DMI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works to increase cross-cultural musical interchange while assisting international artists in capitalizing on their investment of traveling to Texas. Austin has become an important center for the arts. As the “live music capital of the world” it attracts performers, music industry professionals, and fans from around the globe to its many music conferences and festivals throughout the year. Other important musical events
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.