Fred Eychaner

Arts Philanthropist
Older white male in blue suit posing with white man wearing glasses in black suit in front of flags and gold curtain.

Fred Eychaner accepting the National Medal of Arts from President Joe Biden. Photo by Cheriss May


For his unwavering courage and support of the arts as a force for a more just Nation. From dance and architecture to arts education and a lifetime of LGBTQI+ advocacy, Fred Eychaner has helped give millions of people strength to be themselves and moved our country forward.