Beverly Artist in Residence Program
In the spring of 2021, Creative Collective was contracted by the City of Beverly to assist in their development of an Artist-in-Residence program. Over the course of the three-month pilot program, Creative Collective established a system of procedures that will inform future iterations of such programs within this city.
Supported local artists, makers, and/or members of the creative workforce by providing an accessible hub for them to produce and sell
- Improved the vibrancy and social connectedness of downtown
- Involved local building management and property owners in the program
- Built a bridge between municipal and creative communities
- Helped the City of Beverly recover from COVID-19 related shutdowns by increasing foot traffic downtown while also supporting the creative workforce.