January 20, 2014

Public art part of identity of a community

There’s been quite a bit of buzz lately around local public art. Earlier this month, the FMWF Chamber of Commerce’s […]
December 31, 2013

Give a gift that keeps on giving

As shoppers panic on this last full day of gift-buying, convinced there’s nothing out there for that person on their […]
November 4, 2013

Saying goodbye to an arts giant

Sometimes there are giants who tread among us so gently and silently it’s easy to not notice them. We lost […]
October 15, 2013

Arts might be answer for Moorhead

It’s no secret that Moorhead’s downtown has struggled for quite some time to step out from the impressive shadow of […]
September 30, 2013

Cultivate our assets in arts to improve community

FARGO – The old expression, “Why buy the cow when you can get the milk for free?” is as true […]
September 13, 2013

Friday the 13th is a LUCKY day at TAP

About a month ago, Susie Ekberg Risher became the first person to create a personal granting fund through The Arts […]
August 26, 2013

Creative placemaking is happening right here

Last month, I introduced the idea of creative placemaking, explained in Michael Fallon’s article “An Arts Funding Revolution” as communities […]
July 25, 2013

Why creative placemaking matters in the Red River Valley

FARGO – Based on our geography, climate and population, those of us who live in the southern Red River Valley […]
June 24, 2013

Let the art conversations begin

As the executive director of The Arts Partnership, a nonprofit that serves as the primary communicator of the arts in […]
June 24, 2013

The Arts Partnership and The Forum unite for the arts

We are fairly buzzing at the office with the printing of the article in today’s Forum about some of the […]