CURRENT PROGRAMS & PROJECTS
Did someone tell you it's impossible to make money as an artist? Prove them wrong! Attend The Work of Artists: Business Skills for Artists and Creatives, a toolkit of training, workshops, and networking for creative professionals that draws from the best practices out there that really work.
Opportunities for young artists: Beauty for our city. ArtPrenticeship brings real-world concept-to-completion mentored work experience for aspiring young creatives, and puts new artistic masterpieces on Waco walls.
A riverside sculpture project running through the heart of Waco, incorporating natural and cultural resources that include Cameron Park and the recently designated Downtown Cultural District.
Providing matching grants for high impact and/or innovative arts projects that will help grow our community as a vibrant cultural hub. Projects are evaluated based on their abilities to further the Waco Cultural Plan.
An exhibition in the palm of your hand: 52 artworks from Waco & McLennan County made into a set of playing cards. The original artworks were selected by international judges, exhibited in the rotunda of the Texas State Capitol in Austin, and then at Cultivate 712 in Waco.
Learn how we developed a strategy for growing Waco's cultural and creative sector in a thoughtful, coherent, sustainable way by building on the things our community already does best.