The perfect mix of business and art, Arts Ensemble International (AEI) began as the brainchild of businessman and art collector, Niv Ben Yehuda. To say that this is an art, or artist's community simply doesn't cover it. The magnitude of what can be found in this 45,000 square foot soho meets L.A. style gallery, studio, and business center is amazing.
In 2005 Niv began a search that would result in an interview process that would consider over seventy artists from around the world. Through his vision and dream this feild of artists narrowed to three, Richard Powers, Karen Retana, and Buddy Sears; Resident Artists of Arts Ensemble International, Inc.
As part of the Administration Team, the Business Center offers a variety of services to the resident artists and the education foundation of Arts Ensemble International. Through this division, staff provide support in marketing, promotions, and community outreach initiatives, programs, and campaigns;