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Creative Conversation: Cultivating Diversity

Does anyone else think we’re a little crazy for broaching this topic? Cause it’s tough–real tough. One, you have to define what diversity means. Two, you have to have an honest conversation about it in order to reach any conclusions, but do so without being insensitive. Three, you have to create a safe space to […]

Join us for October’s Creative Conversation

Bonus Features: Thinking Outside the Talkback Monday, October 17, 6-8pm City Theater, 1300 Bingham Street, South Side Register online or call 412.394.3353 ($5 advance/$8 at the door) A panel discussion & networking event for Pittsburgh’s arts community In today’s constantly evolving world of technology, social media, and interconnectivity, is it enough just to do art?  […]

2010 Creative Conversation

The Arts in Society, Education, Legislation, and the Economy. Where do you stand? Wednesday, October 27, 5pm to 8 pm Pittsburgh Opera, 2425 Liberty Avenue, Strip District Join the Pittsburgh Emerging Arts Leaders for an evening with David Cutler (Duquesne University), Michele de la Reza (Attack Theatre), Representative Chelsa Wagner (PA House District 22) and […]

Diversity in the arts is ____________

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported last night’s Creative Conversation on “Cultivating Diversity” at the Union Project! We know there was a lot going on last night, but it was clear by our large crowd of 46 participants that this was a topic of great importance to our local arts community. I was […]

Networking as Community Building (or, Go to Arts Happy Hours!)

The Post-Gazette recently wrote an article about married and dating dancers in the Pittsburgh Ballet.  One dancer explained the benefit of having a partner in the same profession: “I think to understand a dancer’s mind you either needed to have danced at one point in your life or [to] have grown up in a household […]

Announcing the Fall 2011 Createquity Writing Fellowship

Hey PEALs, thought some of you might be interested in this opportunity.  Check it out: Overview Createquity.com, a blog and unique virtual think tank promoting next-generation ideas about the role of the arts in a creative society, is seeking talented arts policy writers and researchers for the second semi-annual Createquity Writing Fellowship. Createquity was founded by Fractured […]