Arts and Culture
Concept of Arts Integration: As we study the great places of the world that people flock to, we learn that the art and architecture emerge organically over time. They are rarely imposed, which is why they fit so well and have an almost timeless appeal and value. A process is necessary that engages the community and region in a dialogue about art and the community and slowly and thoughtfully starts to choose where and what is created through out the city. Allowing opportunities for this to occur over the decades, and even centuries, is one of the core elements of great places.
Seven Building Blocks work together to create a city that is totally infused with the Arts: