Artists Working in Community Training
This training is designed for artists of all disciplines working at the intersection of art, culture, and community development to learn how to drive community change through creative placemaking and asset-based community organizing – while maintaining your artistic integrity and practice. Gain concrete skills in leadership, organizing, program development and management, fundraising, cross-sector collaboration, and discuss how to adapt and respond to community change through workshops, community conversation and local site visits.
Aug 15-17 Artists Working in Community Training in St. Paul, MN
LOCATION: Asian Economic Development Association, 422 University Ave W Suite 14, St Paul, MN 55103
-Regular pricing: $1200
-Early bird pricing: $1100
-Early bird deadline: June 30, 2018
-Scholarship deadline: June 1, 2018
Registrations and scholarship applications are now open! Registration is limited to 25 participants per training, and Early Bird pricing ends June 30. Training sessions are 2 full days and a half day on the third day to allow for travel considerations. Training costs include all materials, breakfast and lunch on training days, and site visits. Trainings in Lanesboro, Fergus Falls, and Rapid City, have hotel blocks held for attendees, attendees are encouraged to reserve their lodging at the time of registration.
Thanks to support from the Bush Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, Springboard is able to offer 8-10 full scholarships for each training. Scholarships cover the full training cost and lodging for 3 nights – the night before training starts, through checkout on the last day of training. Scholarship recipients are responsible for arranging their own travel to and from the trainings.
Support from the Bush Foundation includes scholarships attendees from Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations that share the same geographic area. Support from the National Endowment for the Arts includes scholarships for artists and arts communities working in underserved or underrepresented communities, including rural communities and communities of color.
Email Carl Atiya Swanson, Associate Director, at email@example.com with questions, or visit: https://springboardforthearts.org/work-with-artists/intensive/