The organization will develop a strategy to integrate anti-bias and empathy training into their existing music education.
The Challenge’s experimental crowdsourcing phase officially ended on July 25. The Finalists will incorporate feedback into their revised final proposals.
From now until July 25, share your ideas and inspirations with the 7 Finalists as they develop strategies to address their adaptive challenge.
Finalists will gather ideas and inspirations from big thinkers, leaders in the field, and ArtsFwd readers to help them address their adaptive challenge.
Over the next few days, we’ll be auditing the Challenge votes and determining the official results. On June 7th, we’ll announce the official roster of Finalists.
UPDATE: Voting is now closed (12:00am Eastern, June 1st). Many thanks to all who participated!
Phase 2 of the Business Unusual National Challenge has begun, and public voting is open from now through Friday, May 31.
We will approach our work in a community-centric vs. arts-centric way and redefine our relationship with our communities.
We will extend our reach beyond the web into live space with events that model nonhierarchical conversations and seamlessly integrate with our online network.
We will dedicate our time to finding a new archive model that empowers individuals to customize their discovery of dance film.
We will provide the infrastructure to practitioners in the field to develop and implement entrepreneurial artistic and business practices that will enable sustainability.
We will design and implement pathways to leadership for and by young people.
We will develop a package of support services for world music artists in the United States.
We will create an open-access, interactive project to develop a pluralistic aesthetic for black people and philosophy of personal beauty.
We will steward a peer-to-peer digital currency that matches artists’ needs to the community’s available resources.
We will create new, sustainable ways of earning revenue through social enterprise.