Luquer was founded in 2002 by Pietro and Patricia Costa with a mission to fund, encourage and sustain interdisciplinary collaborations between Visual Artists and other disciplines.

Its 501-(c)3 status can offer artists, arts organizations or artist groups fiscal sponsorship when they are soliciting tax-deductible funding to realize their projects. is the fiscal sponsor of BACAS - Borghi Antichi Cultura Arti Scienze - an Arts and Cultural Center that offers artist residencies in Southern Italy and the Hudson Valley. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization located in Brooklyn, New York. All contributions are fully tax deductible.