Artistic Attributes We Want In Creative Partners
Imaginative use of available resources drives artistic innovation and demonstrates responsible social and environmental practice.
Creative processes and products embody conviction to the cause espoused through the work.
The creative work facilitates collective meaning that transcends individual perspective and experience.
Art challenges what is by exposing what has been hidden, posing new ways of being, and modeling new forms of action.
The creative work demonstrates integrity and ethical use of material with specific cultural origins and context.
The creative work facilitates a productive movement between “heart space”—the emotional experience that art evokes—and the “headspace” of civic or social issues.
The creative work assumes risk by subverting dominant norms, values, narratives, standards, or aesthetics.
Strong ideas expressed with clarity advance both artistic and social purposes.
The creative work deepens impact by remaining open, fluid, transparent, subject to the influence, and able to hold contradiction.
The creative work achieves sustained resonance, impact, or value.