Centered around research projects that examine the currently understudied fields in art, FRESCO Collective develops ongoing programs and special events to engage the community of artists and researchers with the general public. 

FRESCO Collective is affiliated with FRESCO Foundation, a New York-based non-profit organization devoted to empowering art and connecting art to everyone. The Foundation supports innovative artistic endeavors in various forms, with focuses on socially engaged art and the intersection of art and technology.