The Rural Arts Connect (RAC) project connects arts & cultural organizations in rural geographies across Colorado’s Western Slope to research the role that art plays in catalyzing connectivity and increasing arts education and capacity among RAC partners.
Rural Arts Connect Project Partners
Arts Center of Western Colorado (Grand Junction)
Arts for All (Paonia)
Aspen Art Museum
Bookcliffs Arts Center (Rifle)
Chaffee Arts (Buena Vista)
Creamery Arts Center (Hotchkiss)
Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center (Cedaredge)
Gunnison Arts Center (Gunnison)
The Montrose Center for the Arts (Montrose)
The National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum (Leadville)
External project consultants:
Center of Science and Industry (COSI) Center for Research and Evaluation Colorado Migrant Education Program
Tuesday–Sunday, 10 AM–6 PM
General operating support is provided by Colorado Creative Industries. CCI and its activities are made possible through an annual appropriation from the Colorado General Assembly and federal funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.