NAMAC's Executive Director, Jack Walsh, and Policy Strategist, Belinda Rawlins, came together from their respective west and east coast offices to attend Arts Advocacy Day 2012 in Washington, DC.
NAMAC Blogger and Free Press Outreach Manager Candace Clement writes about her trip to this year's Americans for the Arts convention.
Welcome to ShortCuts! Every other Friday, we invite a guest curator to select their favorite events, videos, media makers, and content from around the web.
This week, Warhol Curatorial Fellow Andrea Grover kicks things off with Home Movie Day, an iPhone's adventures in the Earth’s upper stratosphere, the hacking of Ubuweb, and more.
By Donna Choi
Just came out of Friday's opening plenary with some interesting discussion on the meaning of Commonwealth and collaborative work. The plenary, moderated by Valerie Linson of WGBH and led by discussants Kristina Newman-Scott, David Bollier, and Tamara Gould, explored varying and evolving manifestations of Commonwealth-- from the new digital commons via the Internet and Web 2.0 to the move away from purely broadcast to a multiplicity of communication outlets.
By Donna Choi
Commonwealth is officially underway, beginning today with the National Youth Media Summit Report-Out, followed by our Opening Reception at the MIT Museum in Cambridge.