Arts Organizing

Our cultural experiences are often shaped by the intrepid folks who organize events and organizations in the cultural realm: artist collectives, street fairs, music festivals, arts nonprofits, etc. This is the stuff you don’t learn in school, but by trial and error—and these posts aim to spare you the errors.

Choosing Board Members to Maximize Your Nonprofit’s Effectiveness

Choosing Board Members to Maximize Your Nonprofit’s Effectiveness

The very best prospects for your nonprofit’s board will be people who share a passion for, and commitment to, the nonprofit’s mission. No matter what name recognition or professional credentials particular people may have to offer, they will not be assets to your nonprofit’s board unless they care a lot about what you do.

Event Photos: Artists’ Town Hall #2, Albuquerque’s Tricklock Performance Laboratory

Event Photos: Artists’ Town Hall #2, Albuquerque’s Tricklock Performance Laboratory

In Albuquerque, two Artists’ Town Hall meetings in the past month have had packed houses, full of the city’s deep well of creatives urgently looking for ways to make a difference in a world of angsty uncertainty. 100+ artists gathered December 12 to work together to identify routes for community and individual action.