Art Works Blog

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You know what the phrase "Art works" means to us--the works of art themselves, the way art works on us in transformative ways, and the fact that artists are workers contributing to our economy. What we wanted to know, however, is what the phrase means to you. So we asked! Here's what...
To celebrate our latest round of Our Town grants to support creative placemaking projects, we asked our Twitter followers and Facebook fans to tell us what creative placemaking means in their communities. Read what they had to say and then add your own definition in the comments! "Through art...
Not that we're planning to get stranded on a desert island anytime soon, but just in case, here's what our Facebook fans recommended as their Desert Island Poetry Books. "W.H Auden's selected poems; I just love Auden." ---Emily D. Ralph Angel: Exceptions and Melancholies ---...
We asked our Facebook fans and Twitter followers to share the best arts social media advice they've received to date. Have something to add to the list? Leave us a comment! Don't let negative comments/reviews get you down. 9 times out of 10, your community will defend you. --- Amanda Bohan...