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Western States Arts Federation

Where do you find public art? Do you see it every day, in murals in your neighborhood or an art installation on your campus? Have you traveled to visit destinations like Mount Rushmore or Cloud Gate in Chicago's Millennium Park? There is a new tool to help you find public art--- the Public Art...
by Shannon Daut, Deputy Director, WESTAF "Question Mark Phoenix" by Mark Blumenthal via Flickr In 2009 the country was being raked by the uncertain winds of deep recession, change rooted in the adoption of new technologies, and a seeming repositioning of participation in the nonprofit...
Denver, Colorado The State Arts Agency of the Future? by Shannon Daut, Deputy Director, Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF) In December 2010, WESTAF---the regional arts organization for western states---convened arts leaders from throughout the region to "re-envision" state arts...