Colorado Creative Industries
Denver — The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced today that 16 diverse Colorado arts organizations were selected as first-round award recipients of the National Endowment for the Arts’ (NEA) 2021 grant cycle.
Partnerships support job training, addresses rural needs and highlights importance of outdoor industries
Applications for Colorado's $7.5M Art Relief Program for Individuals, Businesses and Organizations Now Open
The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) today announced it is accepting applications for the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for Individuals and the Colorado Arts Relief Fund for Business and Organizations. The two funds are made possible by a General Assembly funding initiative passed during the Colorado Legislature’s December special session.
Anne Scott is an exemplary Colorado creative who is based in the Pueblo Creative Corridor. Not only is Anne an active artist in a Colorado Creative District, she received a competitive Creative Career Advancement Grant from the Colorado Creative Industries with the strategic focal point of fashion arts.
DENVER -- Governor Jared Polis has named Stephen Brackett Colorado’s new Music Ambassador. As Music Ambassador, Brackett will serve as the state’s lead advocate for Colorado's diverse music scene and Colorado’s talented musicians. The music ambassador designation is derived from a thoughtful review of candidates who demonstrate a consistent, high-level commitment to public service whose efforts advance Colorado economically, socially and culturally through music.
DENVER -- Governor Polis will join Colorado Creative Industries Office, part of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT), to announce Colorado’s New Music Ambassador on Thursday, October 15, 2020.
Who: Governor Jared Polis, Colorado Creative Industries Director Margaret Hunt, leaders from Colorado’s diverse creative industries
What: Announcement of Colorado’s new Music Ambassador and a special youth performance
Incentives awarded to winning submissions of State’s new identification cards
$495,000 Granted to 32 Colorado Artists and Organizations in Accelerated Second Round of Arts in Society Funding
Denver, CO (August 13, 2020) – The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced today that grantees have been selected for an accelerated second round of funding in 2020 through the Arts in Society Grant program, which is funded in part by OEDIT’s Colorado Creative Industries division.