July 31, 2019

Del Val: The only constant is change

Six years ago in June, The Arts Partnership (TAP) entered into a content relationship with Forum Communications Co. to write […]
June 24, 2019

Del Val: Celebrate good times, come on!

These past few weeks and months have been an important time of personal reflection for me. If you read this […]
May 28, 2019

Del Val: The arts are an important differentiator for communities

Last week, we wrapped up our 2019 Arts and Business Breakfast series with PlazaCorp founder and CEO Jeff Nicholson and his wife, […]
April 29, 2019

Del Val: Putting the pedal to the metal with the arts

“Keep your foot on the pedal and keep going. Because you better believe communities all around the Midwest have their […]
March 26, 2019

Del Val: Artists are true change agents — but everyone can support the changes we’re making

“I’d rather lead the change than react to it,” noted David Brown, CEO of the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce in […]
February 25, 2019

Del Val: Worried about the employment crunch? Find out how the arts could help businesses.

Every meeting I go to involving the business sector asks the same basic question: What are your biggest concerns for […]
January 28, 2019

Del Val: Building on success

Last year at The Arts Partnership, we implemented another touchpoint in our relationship with the nonprofit arts organizations that receive […]
January 1, 2019

Let’s work with each other in 2019

I recently attended an Americans for the Arts conference in St. Louis, Mo. Among many interesting points at “Artists at […]
November 26, 2018

Thanks giving thanks

I have been thinking about the word “Thanksgiving” lately. Broken down, it is two pretty interesting words in their own […]
October 29, 2018

A specific example of why the arts matter

The arts often get dismissed for not having specific, measurable examples of why they matter. This column couldn’t get any […]