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Arts & Culture / Creative Industries

Art on streetThe goal of the Arts & Culture/Creative Industries task group was to grow audiences, increase community participation and encourage an economically flourishing creative community.

Building on the recommendations of the 2008 City of Fort Collins Cultural Plan and the 2007 UCC Arts & Culture Task Force, the 2012/2013 UniverCity Connections Arts and Culture/Creative Industries Task Force advocates for:

  • Collaborative support of existing organizations and programs that have resulted from past efforts of CSU and the City of Fort Collins
  • Dedicated funding of arts and culture industries
  • Establishment of a sustainable, local-arts agency

The arts, the participative sciences, and the preservation/communication of Fort Collins’ history, working together represent a culture of clean industry that enriches the lives of our community’s citizens and visitors, and serves as an economic engine that has the potential to make Fort Collins a world-class cultural destination.

The work of this task group has completed, but to be informed of future Arts & Culture / Creative Industries initiatives or news, click here.