The 2016 Mountain West Arts Conference will be held:
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Utah Cultural Celebration Center
1355 W. 3100 S. West Valley City
The Mountain West Arts Conference is designed to help individuals and organizations in the arts community access essential resources and create community connections throughout Utah and the Mountain West. It is also part of a long-term effort to sustain the creative industry by providing opportunities, education, tools, information and resources that serve all contributors to the arts.
Click on the image below to see an album of photos from the conference.
Awake in the Arts: Mindfulness, Wisdom & Compassion – Dennise Gackstetter
New Models for Funding – Fraser Nelson
Volunteers: How to Keep Them Coming Back for More! – LaDawn Stoddard
Using Futures Thinking to Navigate Ongoing Change – Lisa Ericksen
The Creative Age: Flourishing Across the Spectrum of Aging – Ken Crossley, Greg Finch
A Close-Up Look at Design in Everyday ___ Experience – Robin Peng
Low & No-Cost Tools to Maximize Your Marketing – Sara Kelly Neal
Thank you to our 2015 conference sponsors:
Support for student and educator scholarships
|Support for individual artist scholarships|
2015 Governor’s Leadership in the Arts Awards
The 2015 Governor’s Leadership in the Arts Awards recipients were honored on May 7, 2015 in conjunction with the Mountain West Arts Conference. The awards were presented by Julie Fisher, Executive Director of the Department of Heritage and Arts.
Governor Gary R. Herbert sent his congratulations to the 2015 recipients in a video message.
- Plan-B Theatre Company – Organization Leadership in the Arts Award
- Carrie Trenholm – Education Leadership in the Arts Award
- Epicenter – Local Arts Agency Leadership in the Arts Award
- Kathy Cieslewicz – Individual Leadership in the Arts Award
Contact Jason Bowcutt, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 801.236.7554