Case Studies

The content in this Toolkit is grounded in the experiences of people who are working to develop and implement a wide range of arts and culture-related plans, programs, policies, and projects in different parts of the country. Between November 2015 and June 2016, MAPC compiled over 25 original case studies based primarily on direct content compiled from interviews with individuals working in the public, nonprofit, and private sectors.

Case Study: Arts, Culture, and Environmental Planning and Design in Fargo, North Dakota

2016-01-18

Overview: The City of Fargo partnered with ecological artist Jackie Brookner to integrate cultural and civic art elements into a

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Case Study: Chicago Cultural Plan

2016-01-18

Overview: The City of Chicago adopted a new Cultural Plan in 2012. The planning process was initiated with lead support

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Case Study: San Francisco City Design Group’s Market Street Prototyping

2016-01-18

Overview: The San Francisco Planning Department’s Urban Design Group established a prototyping competition to invite public ideas for interventions that

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Case Study: Arlington County Public Art Program

2016-01-18

The Arlington County Public Art Program is one of the oldest public art programs in the country. The County has

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