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National Endowment for the Arts Chair Rocco Landesman (a graduate of UW-Madison) is coming to Madison and Reedsburg, Wis., in November for a tour of arts and creative places in the region. Arts Wisconsin, Wisconsin’s independent arts and creative economy service and advocacy organization, will host a panel discussion on Tuesday, November 15, 3:30-5:30 p.m., on “creative placemaking” with Landesman and Madison-area community leaders, to take place at the Goodman Community Center on Madison’s near east side. A reception will follow.

“Creative placemaking” describes the ways in which arts, culture and creativity–expressed powerfully through place–can create vibrant communities, thus increasing the desire and the economic and civic opportunity for people to thrive in place…

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