At the heart of any strong city is an active arts and culture community. The Arts, Culture & Public Life Committee convenes both stakeholders and advocates to encourage effective engagement in support of a sustainable and culturally vibrant city. By connecting PCA members to critical cultural assets, the committee further positions and promotes Phoenix’s commitment to building an economically diverse, world-class city.
For prospective Members, this Committee offers an invaluable opportunity to connect with city leaders, urban designers, nonprofits, educators, and a range of other professionals passionate about arts and culture.
• Hosting receptions, events, and programming meant to enhance awareness of the city’s creative amenities and spaces
• Curating ArtWORKS PHX, an exciting web-based digital campaign showcasing Phoenix companies that are engaging in arts and culture to attract business, talent, and collectively foster recognition as a creative city
• Hosting the Creative City Series, an innovative and critical business-arts community conversation focused on partnering with the arts to attract talent, maximize business innovation, advance an inclusive city, foster placemaking, and escalate economic development in Phoenix
• Acting as a resource to developers, designers, and entrepreneurs as new downtown Phoenix projects emerge, creating synergy between the arts and economic development