free knowledge sharing web site for individuals and groups working in creative placemaking
Artscape DIY is a central component of Artscape’s Creative Placemaking Lab. Through this knowledge sharing website we share resources including information, tools, templates, and examples to help you learn about our unique approach to creative placemaking, and move forward with your own project. Learn from our case studies, compendia, guides, and short films, all accessible for free. Visit the toolbox.
free and paid knowledge sharing web seminars for individuals and groups
Join us for case study style web seminars to explore leading projects in creative placemaking practice in a range of contexts across North America. Through live and recorded webinars you can gain insider knowledge on a range of projects and programs in creative placemaking and cultural space development. We explore projects at a range of scales and speak to the leaders who developed and/or operate them. Our webinar series’ are produced annually and attract a strong following across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. See our webinars in the resources section.
paid 10-week curriculum for individuals
Artscape Vice President Pru Robey is the author and instructor of Canada’s first university-level course in creative placemaking, offered online as part of the University of British Columbia’s Certificate in Cultural Planning program. The ten-week curriculum delivers the knowledge, skills and inspiration required to develop and implement creative placemaking projects, using a range of strategies. Enrolment regularly includes international participants who partake in an interdisciplinary dialogue about the practice. Past participants include individuals working in Canada, the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, China, United Arab Emirates, and Russia. Get details about the next session.