Creators Equity Foundation is a unique institution,
founded in 1982 by the American painter, Jesse
Reichek, and the American sculptor and craftsman, James
Prestini. The Foundation owns major works of these artists.
The Foundation's primary goal is to further an interest in non formal and alternative arts and to sustain the societal knowledge of the works in its holdings and the legacy of the founders..
The assets of the Foundation, in addition to a small
endowment, consists of art collections: the works of Reichek and
Prestini, photographs and photograms by Gyorgy Kepes, Barbara Morgan,
and others, and prints and drawings by members of the New Bauhaus,
Chicago Institute of Design.