Irrigate

Project Added: August 19, 2021
Project Point of Contact: [email protected]
A person holding a chalkboard with the written message "Irrigate brought me closer to the community through unity"

Irrigate closing celebration. Credit: Sean Smuda.

Arts-and Intersections:

Community Development

Collaborators:

Location:

St. Paul, Minnesota

Region:

Midwest

Genre/Discipline:

Community arts

Population Density:

Urban

Large Intended Impact Area:

Locality/Town/City

Foundations:

OVERVIEW

Based on a three-year initiative created by Springboard for the Arts with the City of Saint Paul and Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation and in response to disruptive construction of a light rail line through the urban core, Irrigate is a community development strategy that mobilizes the skills and creativity of local artists to create innovative, meaningful, authentic solutions to local challenges.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

Based on a three-year initiative created by Springboard for the Arts with the City of Saint Paul and Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation and in response to disruptive construction of a light rail line through the urban core, Irrigate is a community development strategy that mobilizes the skills and creativity of local artists to create innovative, meaningful, authentic solutions to local challenges.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.