“Now More Than Ever” Mural Project

Creative Outreach: An important part of the mission of the Arts + Creativity Center development is to collect and integrate as many local, artistic voices as possible. In the winter of 2017, we reached out to seven artists to create portable murals to be installed near the Arts and Creativity Center land in preparation of
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Scott Kratz: Creative Community Problem Solving

Scott Kratz: Creative Community Problem Solving Scott Kratz, Director of the Washington D.C. 11th St. Bridge Park, will discuss equitable city planning and creative problem solving in communities, and share with us practical tactics to build a thriving and vibrant Arts + Creativity Center that becomes an anchor for inclusive economic opportunity. Tuesday, June 13th, 5:30-7:00 pm
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Lecture by Laura Zabel, Executive Director for Springboard for the Arts

A Two-Way Street: Economic Success for Artists and Communities A Lecture by Laura Zabel, Executive Director for Springboard for the Arts Monday, May 22nd, 5:30-7:00 pm at the Adobe Rose Theater  Tickets are $5.00 here. Call 505.288.3531 or email to reserve a seat.  Laura Zabel Executive Director of Springboard for the Arts, will present a lecture
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Fall Project Update

While it may seem like not much has been going on since our last public event (Custom Car-nival) lots has been going on behind the scenes. Design Process Our super talented design team has been working on a preliminary conceptual plans for the architectural design of the project. This work is being informed by our
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Custom Car-Nival

The Arts + Creativity Center (A+CC) recently hosted the “2016 Custom Car-nival,” a sunset carshow that brought together and celebrated Santa Fe’s vibrant and world-class custom car culture. A+CC partner MAKE Santa Fe (housed in the Meow Wolf complex) co-hosted the event along with Enchanted Expressions Car Club and shared examples and demonstrations of its advanced
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First Design Charrette

A group of more than twenty diverse local artists, musicians and creatives were invited to the first of several design workshops, or charrettes, held recently at Santa Fe Art Institute. The group was gathered in order to share their expertise and perspectives about living and working spaces to inform the design of the future Santa Fe Arts
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A Collaborative Design Approach

Welcome to the Arts + Creativity Center blog, where we’ll be giving regular updates on the design and community engagement process for this project. To give some background, the Santa Fe Arts and Creativity Center (A+CC) will be a 70 unit live/work affordable housing complex and suite of community resources to be built on a
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Arts and Creativity Center Charrette Groups

This report summarizes the programming charrettes for the Arts & Creativity Center held on August 1 and November 30, 2016. More than twenty practicing artists, creative professionals, and representatives of arts nonprofits were invited to participate in this visioning discussion for the project. A full project summary can be found at the end of this
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Public Gathering: Artist Market Survey

January 8, 2014 Key Personnel: Wendy Holmes (Artspace), Heidi Kurtze (Artspace) Key Partners: Artspace, Youthworks, City of Santa Fe

Workshops: Affordable Artspace for Santa Fe

May 10, 2012- May 12, 2012 Key Personnel: Wendy Holmes (Artspace), Heidi Kurtze (Artspace), Matthew W. Meier Key Partners: City of Santa Fe, Santa Fe University of Art and Design, Lannan Foundation