Here are some resources for those of you who are interested in arts-based civic engagement. I will continue to add to this page. I hope you find these materials helpful. If you are interested in my advice as a consultant on your project, you can contact me here.
I wish you the best with your arts-based civic engagement project!
Some Slides from the Presentation ….
Animating Democracy. This site has an extensive collection of resources for people interested in arts and civic engagement work.
What is the Arts & Civic Engagement? (Americans for the Arts)
The Power of Arts in Civic Engagement (Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors)
Transforming Community Development Through Arts & Culture (Community Development Innovation Review, 2019).
- Art2Action (theater, performance art, interdisciplinary) (Andrea Assad)
- Miami Motel Stories (Juggernaut Theater Company)
- “The Plaza” by Liony Garcia (dance). Read an article about this dance choreography here.
- “The Border” by JR Artist (visual art/photography/interdisciplinary). See article about the project here.
- Highwater Line/Re-Magine the Future (visual art/interdisciplinary) (Eve Mosher)
- “The Reclamation Project” (visual art/interdisciplinary) by Xavier Cortada
- The “I Dream” Project (theater/interdisciplinary)
- Their Names (online exhibit). Read an article about the exhibit here.