As Artspace enters its 36th year of operation, we're proud of what we've accomplished. This year has been one of continued growth, sustained affordability and new opportunities for artists. Here's a snapshot of our year, by the numbers.
Artspace was formed in 1979 as a response to the eviction of countless artists and culture bearers from various “art spaces” due to rising rents and property values, resulting in the gentrification of many cultural enclaves and communities.
Save the date for the third annual Breaking Ground: The Artspace Celebration, featuring the Artspace Awards and live music on Monday, May 18, 2015 at the Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts in Minneapolis and live-streaming online. Watch the 2014 highlight reel!