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Erie Receives National and International Attention for Street Art

Monday Oct 28th, 2019

Through our New Horizons initiative, Erie Arts & Culture has successfully executed three large scale street art projects during the months of August, September, and October of 2019.

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New Horizons Welcomes The Dream Unfinished to Erie

Tuesday Oct 1st, 2019

Erie Arts & Culture, as part of the New Horizons initiative, will welcome The Dream Unfinished to Erie, Pennsylvania on Sunday, October 20th. New Horizons is funded in part by the Erie Community Foundation.

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New Horizons Welcomes Evoca1 to Erie

Friday Sep 27th, 2019

Erie Arts & Culture, as part of the New Horizons initiative, will welcome Evoca1 to Erie on Saturday, September 28. Evoca1 is the next international artist that Erie Arts & Culture has invited to create a large-scale mural to enhance the city's visual landscape.

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Zaphiris Building Mural Begins in Downtown Erie

Wednesday Sep 4th, 2019

Dutch artist Zedz arrives in Erie and begins transforming the exterior facade of 121 West 12th Street, a building owned by Zaphiris Family Limited Partnership.

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Call to Artists | Understudy Opportunity with Dutch Artist Zedz

Monday Aug 26th, 2019

Erie Arts & Culture, through its New Horizons initiative, has an active call to artists for a paid opportunity to work as an understudy on an upcoming public art project.

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Restore The Core | Revitalization Efforts Continue in Erie

Friday Aug 23rd, 2019

Local artist and entrepreneur Ashley Pastore launches “Restore The Core” project to help with revitalization efforts in downtown Erie.

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Public Art Makes a Splash in Erie

Thursday Aug 15th, 2019

Erie's Public Arts Projects move full steam ahead.

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Erie Arts & Culture Seeks Cultural Ambassadors

Friday Jul 5th, 2019

A Cultural Ambassador is a volunteer with a passion and desire to showcase the importance and impact of culture and creativity in Erie, PA.

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EmbracErie | Erie Gives 2019 to Support New Horizons

Wednesday Jul 3rd, 2019

Erie Arts & Culture is excited to announce our 2019 Erie Gives Day (August 13th) donations, in their entirety, will benefit our New Horizons Initiative! Help us EmbracErie by bonding the city and its people.

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New Horizons Initiative Placemaking Speaker Series Continues with a Visit and Keynote from Lily Yeh

Wednesday Jun 5th, 2019

In mid-April, Erie Arts & Culture hosted Peter Kageyama as the first installment in our placemaking speaker series. Second we welcomed Barbara Goldstein in mid-May. This June, we welcome Lily Yeh to Erie as the next installment of our Placemaking Speaker Series. Lily will present to the public from 5 pm to 7 pm on Wednesday, June 19 at the HO Hirt Auditorium inside the Blasco Library.

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New Horizons Initiative Placemaking Speaker Series Continues with Barbara Goldstein's Keynote

Friday May 10th, 2019

As the second installment of the Placemaking Speaker Series, Erie Arts & Culture welcomes Barbara Goldstein to Erie on Sunday, May 12. Barbara’s visit will extend through Wednesday, May 15. The public is invited to attend her keynote presentation on Monday, May 11 at 6:00 PM at the Erie Art Museum. The event is free but registration is encouraged. Also during her visit, Barbara will meet with community organizations and stakeholders as she is led on a tour of Erie’s neighborhoods to learn more about the revitalization efforts occurring throughout Erie’s urban core.

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#IsThisArt? | Arts + Social Impact Explorer

Wednesday Apr 24th, 2019

One of the objectives of the New Horizons initiative is to infuse arts and culture into libraries, public parks, and other community resources to provide neighborhood programming that ensures the benefits of arts and culture are more fully recognized, utilized and valued.

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Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) | Business Investments that Build Happy and Healthy Communities

Wednesday Apr 24th, 2019

As of April 1, 2019 the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development began taking applications from businesses for the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax relief program.

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New Horizons Initiative Launches its Placemaking Speaker Series with Keynote from Peter Kageyama

Tuesday Apr 9th, 2019

Peter Kageyama is the author of “Love Where You Live: Creating Emotionally Engaging Places” and the follow-up book “Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places.” Peter is a Senior Fellow with the Alliance for Innovation, a national network of city leaders. He is also an internationally sought-after community development consultant and grassroots engagement strategist who speaks all over the world about bottom-up community development.

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New Horizons Presents: The C.H.R.O.M.A. Guild

Wednesday Apr 3rd, 2019

The C.H.R.O.M.A. Guild is the Creative Hub of Resources & Opportunities that support & connect Multicultural Artist in NWPA.

CHROMA is an Erie-based regional network focused on building both individual and organizational capacity by providing broader opportunities for diversity, equity, and inclusion within the area’s cultural and creative industries.