Collective:Unconscious is a non-profit (501(c)(3)) corporation, founded in New York City in 1994, and incorporated in 1995. Originally based on Ludlow Street on New York's Lower East Side, in 2004 it relocated to Tribeca until July 2008. It is now a producing organization.
Collective:Unconscious has had a notable effect on New York City's downtown culture, society, and entertainment, and has been recognized in the way of financial support by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, the New York Department of Cultural Affairs, partial support from a 2001 Absolut Angel grant for art and technology, and a formal permanent position in the New York University Elmer Holmes Bobst Library special Fales Library Downtown Collection.
Currently, longtime C:U collaborator Pinchbottom is presenting Pinchbottom's Pretençión: un cirque de burlesque, un burlesque de cirque Off Broadway at The Elektra Theater, and Charlie Victor Romeo is an official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.