ArtsEngaged On The Road

Where in the world is ArtsEngaged?


March 24
Intersections Summit Panel Presentation: "The Process of Community Engagement"
with Kyle Gray, The Santa Fe Opera & Dwayne Hartford and Steve Martin, Childsplay


September 14
Midwest Arts Conference Workshop (Joint Conference of Arts Midwest and the Mid-America Arts Alliance): "Building Communities, Not Audiences"
Johnson Center for Philanthropy Workshop: "Engaging for Success"

North Carolina
September 27
Arts Council of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County: "Building Communities, Not Audiences" Panel and Book Signing

October 1-2
Sweet Briar College: Residency

Washington, DC
October 4
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies Community Development Peer Group: "Beyond Placemaking"

October 9
Robert E. Gard Foundation/Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters (Madison): Book signing

October 10
Tippecanoe Arts Federation (Lafayette)-Bravo for the Arts: "Arts Build Communities"

North Carolina
November 11
NAMP Conference Roundtable (Charlotte): "Systemic Approaches to Community Engagement"
November 12
NAMP Book signing (8:30 a.m. !)

November 15
Oak Park Library:" Mainstreaming Engagement"
November 16
WTVP Studios (Peoria): "Mainstreaming Engagement"


January 22-23
Ontario Dances (sponsored by the Ontario Arts Council and the Department of Canadian Heritage: Toronto)
Workshop: "Mainstreaming Engagement"
Workshop: "Artists and Community Engagement: New Thinking Yields New Options"
Keynote Speech: The Arts Build Communities

February 1
State of the Arts: Strategies for Success (Texas Commission on the Arts & Texans for the Arts: Austin)
Keynote Speech: "Engaging for Success"
Workshop: "Mainstreaming Engagement"

North Carolina
February 9
Southern Entrepreneurship in the Arts Conference (Greensboro)
Workshop: "Artists and Community Engagement: New Thinking Yields New Options"

March 7
Arts Council of New Orleans–Workshop: "Artists and Community Engagement: New Thinking Yields New Options"
March 9
Association of Arts Administration Educators Panel: Teaching Community Engagement

North Carolina
ArtsNC Regional Arts Summits: "Building Communities, Not Audiences"
February 21: Goldsboro
March 4: Concord
March 14: Chapel HIll

March 12
Madison-Arts Day Preconference Workshop: "Mainstreaming Engagement"

North Carolina
March 18
Arts Council of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County: Mainstreaming Engagement

March 25, 28
Dayton: Culture Works
March 26-27
Cincinnati: ArtsWave
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

Washington, DC
April 7
American University Emerging Arts Leaders Symposium: Audience Engagement/Community Engagement

North Carolina
April 9
Raleigh-Arts Day 2013 (Arts NC): "Building Communities, Not Audiences"

April 19
Ft. Lauderdale-Broward County Cultural Division/ArtServe: "Mainstreaming Engagement"
Individual organizational consultations

April 24
Detroit-CultureSource Annual Conference
Keynote Speech: Engaging for Success
Workshop: Engaging the Third Rail

May 15th - Los Angeles
"Mainstreaming Engagement" hosted by Emerging Arts Leaders/Los Angeles

May 16th - San Diego
"Mainstreaming Engagement" hosted by Rising Arts Leaders San Diego and the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership
"Artists and Community Engagement" hosted by the Creative Catalyst program of the San Diego Foundation

Beijing, China
May 29-June 2
"Building Communities, Not Audiences: A New Sense of Mission" 10th Anniversary Celebration, China Conservatory of Music, Arts Management Department

June 6-7
Hanover: Indiana Arts Commission
Community Arts Colloquium
Keynote Speech: The Arts Build Communities
Workshop: Mainstreaming Community Engagement

June 15
Pittsburgh: Americans for the Arts 2013 Conference
Engaging the Third Rail–Roundtable Discussion
June 17
State Community Development Coordinators' Conference
The Arts Build Communities

June 24-25
Moline: Arts Alliance Illinois and the Illinois Arts Council–One State Together in the Arts
The Arts and Communities

July 24
Madison: Robert E. Gard Foundation Board Meeting

July 29
Chicago: Arts Alliance Illinois and the Illinois Arts Council Local Arts Network Planning Meeting

September 10
Sacramento: James Irvine Foundation's Arts Regional Initiative Central Valley Cohort Meeting
Engaging for Success
Engaged Communities, Engaged Programs

October 24-25
Orono (Bangor): Maine Arts Commission Annual Conference
Keynote Speech: Engaging for Success
Workshop: Mainstreaming Engagement

North Carolina
September 17 + November 8
Charlotte: UNC-Charlotte School of Art and Architecture
Arts and Community Engagement: Faculty/Staff Discussion and Residency

North Carolina

February 27: Arts & Science Council (Charlotte-Mecklenburg)
Keynote & Discussion: Developing Sustainable "Mission Models" in the Arts

New York
March 3: SUNY Purchase

Banff, Alberta
March 28-30: Canadian Arts Summit
Keynote: Making the Arts Indispensable

North Carolina
Charlotte–Apri 23
Arts & Science Council (Charlotte-Mecklenburg)
Engagement: Making It Real

Salt Lake City–April 30, Change Leaders Pre-conference
Mainstreaming Engagement–Putting Communities at the Center of Our Work
May 1: Mountain West Arts Conference
Keynote: Stop Rearranging Deck Chairs–Building Sustainable ‘Mission Models’ for the Arts
Workshop: Matter by Mattering–Becoming a Vital Community Resource

Seattle–June 4, League of American Orchestras Conference
The Changing Role of Education and Community Engagement

Nashville-June 13-14, Americans for the Arts
What Does It Take for Agencies to Stay Relevant in a Changing Community? (Panel)
Expert Roundtable

Bend-October 6: Central Oregon Arts Summit–Exploring Connections
Keynote: Arts and Communities Together (Again)

New Mexico
Santa Fe–November 12-14: Building Creative Communities (Santa Fe)
Keynote: The Arts and Communities: Better Together

South Carolina
Rock Hill (Winthrop University)–November 17
The Arts and Communities: Better Together

St. Louis, Regional Arts Commission–December 4-5
Community Engagement: Myths, Motivations, Means
Engagement: Making It Real
Organizational Consultancy

March 26
Theatre Communications Group Audience (R)Evolution Convening (Kansas City): Panelist–Ethics of Engagement
Video Archive:

April 23-24
Change Leaders Conference (Ft. Collins, CO): Keynote–Community Engagement: Myths, Motivations and Means
Creative Districts Convening: Odd Couplings–The Challenges of Cross-Sectoral Collaborations
Colorado Creative Industries Summit: Workshop–Create Community Connections (with Maryo Gard Ewell)

June 4-5
Nevada Arts Council Conference (Reno): Keynote-Making the Arts Indispensable
Workshop: Engagement-Making It Real (with Maryo Gard Ewell)

June 13
Americans for the Arts Convention (Chicago)
Book Signing: Engage Now! A Guide to Making the Arts Indispensable

New Mexico
June 16-17 Arts and Cultural District Planning (Gallup)
June 18 Arts and Cultural Districts Semi-Annual Meeting (Raton)

North Carolina
August 29
The Light Factory: Consultancy (Charlotte)

September 29
Morning Workshop: Myths, Motivations, and Means (Arlington, Alexandria)
Evening Lecture: Introduction to Engagement (George Mason University)

October 9
Grant Panel Training: Introduction to Engagement (ArtsMemphis)
Public Presentation: Introduction to Engagement (ArtsMemphis)

October 19
Engagement Essentials: Course Module Centennial College (Toronto)

March 14; March 28
ArtsWave (Cincinnati): Engagement–Making It Real professional development workshops

North Carolina
March 21
Arts and Science Council (Charlotte): Engage Now! Professional development workshop, part of the Catalyst for Cultural Equity program
ASC & Queens University: Making the Arts Indispensable–presentation and book signing
April 14
United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County/Raleigh Arts Commission: Making the Arts Indispensable–presentation and book signing

May 2
Arts and Science Council (Charlotte): Artists as Entrepreneurs [Application]

June 9
Tennessee Arts Commission Conference (Murfreesboro)
Plenary Session: Making the Arts Indispensable
Workshop: Artists and Community Engagement–New Thinking Yields New Options

North Carolina
September 13-14
Cross-Currents: Art + Learning (Winston-Salem)
Facilitator: How We Learn
Presentation: Building Arts Infrastructures

January 13-14
Center for Creative Education; Community Redevelopment Agency: West Palm Beach: Cultural Council of Palm Beach County
The Arts: Activating Communities
• Presentation: "The Arts and Communities: Better Together"
• Presentation: "The Arts and Education: A Pathway to Healthier Communities"
• Workshop: "Engaging for Success"

North Carolina
March 20
Arts and Science Council (Charlotte): Engage Now! Professional development workshop, part of the Catalyst for Cultural Equity program

May 1-2
New California Arts Fund Cohort Meeting (Sausalito): The Path to Indispenability

May 3-4
Community Residency (Memphis)
Sponsored by The Assisi Foundation

September 8-9
Arts Community Workshop (ArtsFund Seattle): Becoming Indispensable
Board Leadership Training (ArtsFund Seattle): Toward Indispensability