Arts Innovation Summit

See All Events
Arts Innovation Summit

Date: 10/13/2022
Time: 3:00 PM

Gamble Auditorium, Kulas Musical Arts Building
96 Front St


The 2022 Arts Innovation Summit is presented in partnership by BW Arts Management & Entrepreneurship Program, BW LaunchNET and Cuyahoga Arts & Culture and will focus on the intersection of artists, arts organizations and arts funders and the innovation that can happen when they collaborate to create opportunity. The Urgent Art Fund, a program administered by SPACES Gallery and funded by Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, will be highlighted. Tizziana Baldenebro, executive director of SPACES Gallery, will be the keynote speaker with introductory comments from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Executive Director Jill Paulsen. The Summit will also include a live performance by and talkback with music ensemble Mourning [A] BLKstar, a multi-generational, gender and genre non-conforming amalgam of Black Culture dedicated to servicing the stories and songs of the apocalyptic diaspora.

Free but tickets required; live stream available.


If you are unable to log in simultaneously to the live performance, the recording typically remains available throughout the remainder of the day, so you will be able to enjoy the program that evening as well.

Watch it live

A few minutes before the concert is scheduled to begin, simply click on the link below and be sure to adjust your speakers. Finally, sit back and enjoy the outstanding performance.


For a complete list of live stream events, visit

Keynote speaker Tizziana Baldenebro, SPACES executive director; AMG alums Rachel Hagemeier ’19, Canton Symphony Orchestra president and CEO, Jake Sinatra ’12, Cuyahoga Arts and Culture director of grantmaking strategy and communications, and BWs Bryan Bowser ’97 are featured in “Come together: Arts Innovation Summit seeks unity, collaboration in uncertain times.” A highlight on the 2022 Summit and a look back at its creation and evolution!


This originally appeared in on Tues, Oct 11, 2022 by Marc Lefowitz.