News

For press inquiries, contact:

Tio Aiken, Vice President of Communications
tio.aiken@artspace.org

Dana Mattice, Communications Specialist
dana.mattice@artspace.org

Jan 6, 2016
The Far South Side's Pullman neighborhood is on a roll with its historic district earning recognition as Chicago's first National Monument, Method soap company choosing Pullman for its new factory, and the Curbed Chicago readership voting it neighborhood of the year in the 2015 Curbed Cup
Jan 5, 2016
Artspace Consulting is currently working with the Duluth Art Institute (DAI), located in Duluth, Minnesota, to help them assess their current space usage and make decisions about the future of their facilities. Anna Growcott and Lucas Koski traveled to Duluth in December to meet with the staff, the board and key stakeholders of DAI's community to help dig through the history, finances and implications of its place in the Duluth art community.DAI was founded more than 100 years ago.
Jan 5, 2016
Actress Janine Turner will be the featured speaker at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center's (CRMC) women's health and wellness event from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd.
Dec 31, 2015
As Artspace enters its 37th 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 and their families.
Dec 30, 2015
December was a busy month for South Main Artspace Lofts in Memphis. There are a multitude of gifts that came way before the end of the year the project. Key Memphis companies including: Fortune 500 Company, AutoZone, Memphis investment firm SouthernSun Asset Management, and Memphis urban development and real estate company, Loeb Properties Inc. all made financial contributions to South Main Artspace Lofts. Diane and Myron Mall also made significant contributions to the project.
Dec 26, 2015
Ambitious undertakings such as Artspace, the live/work project in downtown Gastonia, morph from dreams to reality with foundation support.
Dec 26, 2015
The Community Foundation of Gaston County has built its sterling reputation over 37 years with help from countless local benefactors and leaders.
Dec 24, 2015
A new dual-language preschool has opened its doors next to the Mount Baker light rail station, the first in the city to offer instruction in both English and Vietnamese.The Hoa Mai Vietnamese Bilingual Preschool is part of a program approved by voters last year aimed at making high-quality preschool available to all Seattle children, regardless of income. It also fulfills a dream of Vietnamese-American parents who wanted to maintain their children’s ties to their language and culture.
Dec 23, 2015
Dance Place has been awarded a prestigious $500,000 grant from the Kresge Foundation to support the creation of an Arts Park in the now vacant Kearny Street NE Alley between Dance Place and the adjacent Brookland Artspace Lofts. Funding will also support interactive programming for all ages as well as wayfinding efforts in our Brookland/Edgewood neighborhood.
Dec 23, 2015
 No matter how talented you are on your toes, you can’t dance away leaky gutters, creaky elevators and rusty masonry. So dance fan and philanthropist Caroline Amplatz has donated $3 million to help the Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts rehab its Arts & Education Wing.The eight-story sandstone building, on the corner of Hennepin Avenue and 6th Street in downtown Minneapolis, is home to 28 nonprofit arts groups, including James Sewell Ballet, Zenon Dance Company, Illusion Theater and two dance schools.