Lanesboro Arts Center is reimagining the future of rural America and the role that the arts can play in its sustainability by transforming an entire small town into an arts campus.
The All My Relations Arts Gallery has created a destination and anchor in the south Minneapolis American Indian community that continues to generate innovative ideas and strategies for a more vibrant future.
Pillsbury House + Theatre is exploring how artists and artistic practice can infiltrate social service in a way that makes radical organizational restructuring easier, collaboration and collective impact successful, and neighborhoods better places to live (without displacing the people who live there).
Springboard for the Arts explores systems and infrastructure that support and nurture our artists and that demand from them their engagement and commitment.
How can the field learn from artists working at the intersections of science, technology, community organizing, entrepreneurship and the media?
What happens when we shift the focus from “How can artists get more money?” to the deeper question of, “How can artists get more resources?”
Carlton Turner speaks about success and failures in collaborative endeavors from the perspective of an artist, organizer, and leader in the field of arts and social justice.
ArtsFwd asks the Innovation Lab grantees: What is the biggest question you and your team are wrestling with as you head into the intensive retreat?
We will extend our reach beyond the web into live space with events that model nonhierarchical conversations and seamlessly integrate with our online network.
We will provide the infrastructure to practitioners in the field to develop and implement entrepreneurial artistic and business practices that will enable sustainability.
We will design and implement pathways to leadership for and by young people.
We will develop a package of support services for world music artists in the United States.
We will create new, sustainable ways of earning revenue through social enterprise.
We will enlist individuals in our community as impassioned participants in our cause and joint owners in our work.
We will establish our physical, multipurpose space as an interface to engage the nonprofit and for-profit sectors in Silicon Valley.
We’re excited to release 12 new stories of innovation into our permanent collection.