Who does Arts & Cultural Alliance serve?
ACAJC advocates for and collaborates with organizations and individuals involved in the creative sector in Jackson County, Michigan.
Creative sectors/industries we support, include:
- Art centers
- Art cinemas
- Art museums
- Artists and fine art schools
- Cultural museums
- DIY and maker spaces
- Film / audiovisual / broadcasting
- Game designers
- Graphic designers
- Heritage sites and museums
- Industrial design
- Interior design
- Literary / publishing / print
- Music / musicians / music ensembles / music halls
- Performing arts centers
- Science and nature museums and centers
- Visual arts
What does ACAJC do?
ACAJC advocates for artists and cultural organizations in Jackson County by promoting events and activities, as well as collaborating with members to make their events and activities more successful.
What is the creative sector?
The creative industries (also known as the creative sector) are those which have their origin in individual creativity, skill and talent. The creative sector is widely recognized to become increasingly important to economic well-being.
What does advocacy for the arts mean?
ACAJC advances public support for arts and culture in Jackson County.
Why should I become a member?
By becoming a member, you will know that you are making a difference in the Jackson County arts and creative industries.
If you are an artist, discover new opportunities to promote, exhibit and sell your work as well as network with the community-at-large.
If you are an arts and cultural organization, there are opportunities to collaborate and host events as well as promote your own activities.
Even if you are not an artist, you can still show your support for the arts in Jackson County by attending workshops, networking with local artists and learning more about the creative sector.
How do I submit my information to the email newsletter?
To submit your events to the monthly email newsletter, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I join a committee?
Contact the Board Chair, Kate Manville-Schwartz to learn more about the committees and how you can serve at: email@example.com