A New Virginia Renaissance
How Creativity Will Define Our Commonwealth
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond Virginia
The Virginia Commission for the Arts is pleased to announce the 2017 Art Works for Virginia conference in Richmond. The keynote speaker is Jamie Bennett, director of ArtPlace America.
Jamie Bennett is the executive director of ArtPlace America, a partnership among 16 foundations, 8 federal agencies, and 6 financial institutions working to position art and culture as a core sector of community planning and development by investing in, researching, and supporting those who lead and execute creative placemaking projects.