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Making Space, Preserving Place

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Presented by Sightlines at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin TX

May 15 2019
Making Space, Preserving Place

Making Space, Preserving Place: A Conversation at the Intersection of Art, Community and Preservation

Space has enormous power to bring people together or keep them apart. What role can historic places and space play in providing spaces for making and exhibiting art? How can we honor the role of history and legacy communities as the use of spaces and places changes in Austin? How can new types of spaces and places for art develop”

Miriam Conner, community engagement coordinator, Forklift Danceworks; City of Austin African American Resource Advisory Commission member. Miriam is

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Elisabet Ney Museum

304 East 44th Street, Austin, TX 78751

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.