ARTPLACE AMERICA - CREATIVE PLACEMAKING INITIATIVE





Creative placemaking is described as ---
Design challenge?

How might we co-create an educational credential that builds the field of community-led, place-based culture work in order to affect positive systemic change in Baltimore?


August 2020-July 2021

Partners: MICA Center for Creative Citizenship
+ Office of Strategic Initiative

Role:
Social Design Associate


Overall Stakeholder Outreach Map 


STAKEHOLDER OUTREACH STRATEGY:



Core Team:
Kevin Griffin Moreno
Co-director
Office of Strategic Initiatives

Abby Neyenhouse

Co-director
Center for Creative Citizenship


Kate McGrain
Project Manager
Center for Creative Citizenship

RESEARCH:

I. PBS

The research phase included meeting with stakeholders and gathering data points about food waste and food access.



HMW build an educational credential that challenges the academic notion of knowledge bearers?

HMW build an educational credential that is community-led and encourages radical, holistic systemic shift?

 
Design Principles:
values



INSPIRATION + IDEATION:

newsletter
stakeholder outreach
interviews



II. Dialogues
Majority of this project was worked on during lockdown, virtually with all of the partners.

* The project went on to go through the Biomimicry Launchpad Accelerator program to further the work.
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