2012 Conference Recap

Rust Belt to Artist Belt

The 2012 Rust Belt to Artist Belt conference brought together practitioners from arts-based community development programs and collaborations, all with the goal of determining the arts’ role in social change, community development and regeneration. The event was sponsored by the Regional Arts Commission with Cleveland’s Community Partnership for Arts and Culture and received support from The Kresge Foundation and media partners Nine Network of Public Media, KDHX-FM 88.1 and 11 Magazine, as well as Detroit Creative Corridor, STL-Style, Chi Chi LLC, Alchemy 7 Creative, and ArtDimensions Gallery @ 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center.

Read more at the 2012 conference website.