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.

Global bank by Peri Pakroo - Pyragraph

Peri Here: It’s Pyragraph Pledge Week!

Mainly what I’d say to my friend is this: Imagine a world where there is a free beer tap on every corner. If you want to make a living selling beer, how can you succeed? One inescapable part of the answer, it seems to me, is that you end up giving away a LOT of beer.

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Pyragraph birthday cake - Pyragraph

Happy Birthday to Us, Whoo

I’ll be honest, the simple act of listing what we’ve accomplished makes me feel pretty great and makes me excited to contemplate what we’ll achieve in the coming year and years beyond that. Because, to continue being honest, I feel a palpable feeling of overwhelm.

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