PUBLIC FORUM: Growing the Creative Core

PUBLIC FORUM: Growing the Creative Core

presented at 516 ARTS


516 ARTS presents a public forum for Heart of the City that brings together a mix of Albuquerque artists, planners, community organizers, educators and arts developers to examine the role of the arts in the future of our city's urban core.  Each participant will present a short talk about their vision, with 5 slides in 5 minutes, followed by an open Q&A with the public.

Featured panelists:

Sherri Brueggemann, Moderator
The City of Albuquerque Public Art and Urban Enhancement Program

Hakim Bellamy
Poet, teacher, youth organizer

Katya Crawford
CityLab, UNM School of Architecture + Planning

Sheri Crider
New arts facility Downtown & SCA Contemporary Art

David Cudney
Factory on 5th, 5G Gallery, Wells Park Rail Corridor Murals

April Freeman
Warehouse 508

Petra Morris
City Planning Department, Liaison for Railyards

Wade Patterson
Saw Mill Community Land Trust

Rick Rennie
Historic District Improvement Company

Gabrielle Uballez
Working Classroom & Vecinos Artist Collective


Image (left to right, top to bottom): Gabrielle Uballez, Hakim Bellamy, Petra Morris, Rick Rennie