News

Nov2018
The Social Impact of Cultural Districts
The Social Impact of Cultural Districts

Professor Geoff Crossick has kicked off GCDN’s next research piece, which will analyse the Social Impact of Cultural Districts and include international case studies, best practice and a recommended framework for organisations to set strategic objectives and evaluate their own impact.

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Nov2018
Partnership Formed during GCDN Convening Illuminates Cherry Street Pier
Partnership Formed during GCDN Convening Illuminates Cherry Street Pier

Philadelphia’s Cherry Street Pier opened last month. The new cultural hub supported by William Penn Foundation offers a range of public art and design including luminous futuristic art pieces brought to the Pier by Philadelphia Contemporary in partnership with Montreal-based group Creos, a partnership sparked during the GCDN 2016 Convening in Brooklyn.

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Oct2018
Our Network Grows
Our Network Grows

GCDN is delighted to welcome five new members over the last few months: Better Bankside, in London; The Music Center, in Los Angeles; The Toledo Museum of Art, in Toledo, Ohio; The Onassis Foundation in Athens, together with its affiliate foundation in New York; and Kingston Creative, from Kingston, Jamaica.

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Beatrice Pembroke, Director GCDN, on the Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2018

Beatrice Pembroke, Director GCDN, on the Edinburgh International Culture Summit 2018

AAPPAC 2018 Conference

AAPPAC 2018 Conference

GCDN Commissioned Research: Governance Models of Cultural Districts

GCDN Commissioned Research: Governance Models of Cultural Districts

Impulse, a participatory public artwork, travels from Montreal to Chicago

Impulse, a participatory public artwork, travels from Montreal to Chicago

GCDN and AEA in Montreal for GSEF

GCDN and AEA in Montreal for GSEF

GCDN Director, Adrian Ellis, on cultural districts in Brunswick Review

GCDN Director, Adrian Ellis, on cultural districts in Brunswick Review

Intercities: Exporting interactive artworks in public space

Intercities: Exporting interactive artworks in public space