ArtsLab strengthens the impact of arts organizations in urban and rural communities through leadership and strategy development.

Our goals

  • increase the pool of mature and engaged leadership ready to meet the demands of the 21st century arts and culture sector
  • build the resilience and strengthen the presence and leadership of visionary arts organizations within their community and region
  • demonstrate the power of the arts to enhance community vitality and engagement

Partnerships and support

ArtsLab is funded by The McKnight Foundation, the United Arts Fund, F. R. Bigelow Foundation, Mardag Foundation, The Saint Paul Foundation, Bush Foundation, and the Wallace Foundation.


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