#LocalGovMatters – Creative Economy

This week on the podcast Gwyn talks with Anne Katz, the Executive Director of Arts Wisconsin. The two discussed the Creative Economy Week which was May 11-18. Creative Economy Week focuses on community engagement through the arts and developing innovative opportunities.

This year for Creative Economy Week Arts Wisconsin focused on museums. Gwyn asks Anne to talk about the different museums, and the two end up talking about everything from museums to student art and farm tours.

At the end of the podcast, Gwyn asks Anne to discuss some of the things communities can do to grow their Creative Economy, and what artists and innovators can do to partner with their local governments to develop a Creative Economy plan.