Artspace Immersion: The Rocks (2020-21)

Little Rock + North Little Rock

Artspace Immersion is coming to Little Rock and North Little Rock!

Artspace Immersion: The Rocks is a cohort program designed to support organizations that are planning for a space-related project, by helping them navigate the real estate process. This free, 12-month program begins in September 2020. All arts, cultural, and creative organizations in Little Rock and North Little Rock that are planning for new, expanded or for their first space are invited to apply. Applications accepted until August 7th, 2020. 

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Virtual Information Sessions: 

More Information Coming Soon! 

Info Session Recording available Here!


Participating organizations will...

LEARN the basics of real estate using Artspace’s Six Elements of Space Planning: Leadership, Project Concept, Cost Analysis, Location, Funding, and Communications.

BUILD networks with real estate professionals and other organizations creating space.

PLAN for their own space with guided activities and planning materials.

GROW as a team and as leaders ready to take on a space-related project. 

RECEIVE technical assistance and one-on-one coaching to advance your project.

The program meets monthly, in a series of group workshops and one-on-one coaching sessions. Participant organizations will also receive a $5,000 stipend when they successfully complete the program.

For the health of participants and presenters, all meetings will be held virtually via Zoom until it has been deemed safe to transition to an in-person program.

To see information about previous Artspace Immersion cohorts in Detroit, Michigan; Memphis, Tennessee; and the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, visit Artspace Immersion


Our Team:

Anna Growcott, Artspace, Program Director
Wendy Holmes, Artspace, Program Supervisor
Connor Robinson, Artspace, Support
Crystal C. Mercer, Little Rock-based Program Coordinator

Artspace Immersion: The Rocks is generously funded by the Windgate Foundation who is also supporting predevelopment for an Artspace mixed-use artist housing project. 

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