These words inspire me to do more, to be more, to see more every single day. I hope they inspire you too today. “Decide in your heart of hearts what … Continue reading

November 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Leading Innovation in Arts and Culture

Great free online course for people who work in the arts and culture sector Developed by David Owens at Vanderbilt University and customized for the cultural sector with National Arts … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Conversation on creative placemaking

This week we will be featuring conversations with leaders working in communities. Nicolle Bennett, is currently working with an arts education and advocacy organization called Feel the Music! She is developing a technology platform … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

On being creative

Do you do creative work? Have you ever gone through a period where you feel the work you are creating does not match up to your ambitions? Here is a … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Call for African films for 2015, Sauti za Busara 2015

Call for African films for 2015, Sauti za Busara 2015

July 26, 2014 · Leave a comment
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