News + Updates

Aug 23

Boston Creates: Implementation in Action

August 23, 2016 | Share
Just over sixty days ago, we launched the Boston Creates Cultural Plan.  We quickly moved from planning to implementation and we haven’t looked back.   One of the goals of the plan is to keep artis... Read More
Jul 27

Check Out a Festival This Summer

July 27, 2016 | Share
Boston is a city alive with creativity.  During the summer, this creative expression is manifested through the rich festivals that take place downtown and in every neighborhood, in parks and on the... Read More
Jul 16

Futurecity Massachusetts

July 16, 2016 | Share
What if public art was intentional, incorporated into a development project from the very beginning? What if architects and property developers saw themselves as part of a cultural city or a creati... Read More
Jul 06

Boston Creates and Boston AIR 2.0

July 06, 2016 | Share
Now that the Boston Creates plan has been released, we’ve shifted our work to focus on implementing the plan. At the Mayor’s Office of Arts & Culture,  we’ve just released the call for artists ... Read More
Jun 30

Achieving the Boston Creates Vision

June 30, 2016 | Share
As many of you know, on June 17, we launched the Boston Creates Cultural Plan.  This is a significant milestone in a process that began well over a year ago.  With the plan now complete, we've alre... Read More
May 17

Thank You For Your Input

May 17, 2016 | Share
Thank you to everyone who took the time to read the draft cultural plan and provide comments.  In a short time, we received an incredible amount of very thoughtful feedback. We saw more than 3500 v... Read More
May 13

Deadline Extended for Public Comment

May 13, 2016 | Share
Many of you have asked for additional time to review the draft cultural plan. With that in mind, we are extending the deadline for comments to Monday, May 16, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.    Just a reminder t... Read More
May 09

Cultural Plan Draft Online for Public Comment

May 09, 2016 | Share
  We are excited to share with you a draft of the Boston Creates cultural plan!  The cultural plan aims to align ideas, people, and resources around a shared vision and a comprehensive set of goals... Read More
Mar 29

Presentation from March 28 Town Hall

March 29, 2016 | Share
Last night, we held a Boston Creates Town Hall at Bunker Hill Community College. More than 200 people were in attendance as we shared the goals and strategies of Boston's cultural plan. There are f... Read More
Mar 17

Our Next Town Hall: The Goals & Strategies

March 17, 2016 | Share
Things have been busy with Boston's Cultural Planning process and I wanted to take a moment to give you an update and invite you to the next Town Hall.   It has been almost a year since we offici... Read More