Bay Area artists and cultural organizations are increasingly vulnerable to displacement due to rising real estate values, redevelopment and other pressures. A groundbreaking solution implemented in San Francisco helped two arts nonprofits secure permanent, affordable spaces. Learn about this innovative model, the Rainin Arts Real Estate Strategy, and how it mobilizes public and private partners to protect vital arts and cultural organizations. Shelley Trott, Director, Arts Strategy & Ventures at the Kenneth Rainin Foundation will talk about San Francisco’s success and how your community can leverage this proven, replicable solution.
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SAFEhouse Arts is a Bay Area based arts presenter that specializes in residencies and workshops. SAFEhouse produces RAW (resident artist workshop), the SPF Festival, the West Wave Dance Festival and Central Market NOW. www.SAFEhouseArts.org
1200 market St
San Francisco, CA 94102
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