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What happens when a Midwest city, founded on farming and manufacturing, emerges as a capital for tech and creativity? That city is now driven by the idea economy.
The Arts & Business Council of Chicago (A&BC), a non-profit connecting Chicago’s arts and business sectors, announces its benefit luncheon, Arts & Business and Capital: Impact Investing in Chicago’s Creative Economy, on March 20, 2018, 11:30am, at Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Illinois, 300 E Randolph.
Members of Americans for the Arts have elected Kristin Larsen as a member of their advisory council for the Private Sector Council. Larsen will advise Americans for the Arts’ staff on developing programs and services that will build a deeper connection to the field and the network membership.
In the Private Sector Council, Larsen will work with fellow arts leaders to develop and implement private-sector advocacy programs and serve as leaders to other local arts agencies seeking to connect with the private sector.