|Tue Apr 29 @10:15AM - 11:45AM|
ArtServe Michigan at Building MI Communities Conference
|Wed Apr 30 @ 6:00PM - 08:00PM|
LCE Code Detroit: Creative State + Incubating the Creative Industries
For the first time in more than a decade, Michigan is poised to capitalize on its rich cultural resources, once cast aside as nonessential and now recognized as a vital ingredient, key to hastening Michigan's economic comeback and leadership edge.
On Feb. 9, Governor Rick Snyder included $6.15 million in his Fiscal Year 2013 budget proposal for the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs — a $3.6 million increase in state funding — the largest recommended increase since 2002.
It is a momentous step forward. (Read the full article at The Detroit News.)