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Registration is now open for Creating Vibrant Communities through the Arts. This two-day conference will be held at the Munster, Indiana Center for Visual and Performing Arts October 9 & 10! Back by popular demand, the conference will focus on economic development through arts integration, and is presented by the Indiana Arts Commission, Ball State University's Building Better Communities and the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.
Conference presenters will focus on key tracks of public art, cultural districts, and historic preservation.
View the Tentative Conference Agenda by clicking here.
View the Conference Booklet by clicking here.
Learn more about our conference presenters by clicking here.
Registration is $90 per person, or $200 for teams of three (teams representing artists, arts administrators and community / civic leaders are highly encouraged). To complete registration, please visit: https://payingov.com/iac.
Hampton Inn and Suites, Munster
A block of rooms on October 9 has been set aside at the Hampton Inn & Suites in Munster for Creating Vibrant Communities Through the Arts workshop attendees. To reserve a room at the special rate ($119 - $129 plus tax), please contact the hotel at 219.836.5555 and ask about the "IAC" room block. The block is limited and only available until September 28.
A block of rooms on October 9 has been set aside fat the Radisson in nearby Merrillville for Creating Vibrant Communities Through the Arts workshop attendees. To reserve a room at the special rate ($92 plus tax), please contact Shannon Swalls at 219.769.6311and ask about the "IAC" room block. The block is limited and only available until October 3.
Previous Creating Vibrant Communities Through the Arts conferences have sold out quickly, so don't delay. Register today!
Grant workshops are a great opportunity, particularly if you are new to a grant category, to get your questions answered regarding the program, guidelines, and online grant system. We recommend you familiarize yourself with the guidelines and online grant system prior to attending the workshop.
There are currently no upcoming grant workshops.