Education & the Arts


Experiences and creative learning through arts is critical to student achievement and success.

The arts can help keep students in school and help build Colorado's creative workforce. And when students engage in the  arts, they see options for future careers that they may have not known about before.   

Unfortunately, many students who have a passion for creativity fail to find the career or occupational pathways to pursue that vision and become a vital part of Colorado’s creative workforce. We work to connect students of all ages to industry and organizations that employ creative’s.

Colorado is a magnet for creative talent: Colorado ranks 5th among all states for concentration of artists Colorado ranks 2nd in concentration of architects Colorado ranks 7th in concentration of writers, designers, entertainers and performers Colorado ranks 8th in concentration of photographers

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