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Link outside of City of Seattle web  Art in the Public Interest

Link outside of City of Seattle web  Gallery 37
A program for young people that offers job training in the arts, opportunities for arts-related employment and mentoring relationships with professional artists.

Link outside of City of Seattle web  Laidlaw Foundation: Take Part! Initiatives in Cultural Democracy
Excellent theoretical writing and a description of a Canadian program similar to the Seattle Arts Commission's ARTS UP Program.

Link outside of City of Seattle web  Philadelphia International Village of Arts & Humanities
A model of community revitalization through the arts.

Link outside of City of Seattle web  Precita Eyes Mural Arts and Visitors Center - San Francisco, CA
A community mural center.

Link outside of City of Seattle web  Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC) Great Wall Project
A community mural project in Los Angeles, California.

PUBLICATIONS:
New Land Marks: Public Art, Community, and the Meaning of Space, ed Penny Balkin Bach, Fairmount Park Art Association, 2001. The contact address is cm@fpaa.org.

Generating Community: Intergenerational Partnerships through the Expressive Arts, Susan Perlstein and Jeff Bliss, 1994. Available through Link outside of City of Seattle web Elders Share the Arts.

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