Vermont Creative Network Fall Convening

When:
October 18, 2018 all-day
2018-10-18T00:00:00-04:00
2018-10-19T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Chandler Center for the Arts
Randolph
VT
USA

Purpose

People working in each of the Network zones gather every other year to continue their collaboration. This year, the Convening will take place Thursday, October 18, 2018  at the Chandler Center for the Arts in Randolph. Through collective learning, connecting, and sharing, the work continues.

Registration is required.

Agenda

morning

9  coffee and networking

10 welcome and opening remarks, including a poetry reading by Major Jackson

10:30 The NEK Creative Economy Study: What have we learned?

11 plenary speaker Leonardo Vazquez, founder and director of the National Consortium for Creative Placemaking

“Creative Placemaking: leading from the middle out”

In communities, the more you try to control, the less power you have. This is the irony of trying to achieve sustainable positive change in our towns and neighborhoods. Learn how arts and artists can play a special and distinct role in leading change through creative placemaking.

 

afternoon | workshops and work sessions

Lunch and afternoon sessions are intended for those currently involved or looking to engage in the work of the Network. Space is limited; sign up here.