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Cross-Sector Collaborations

Cross-sector collaborations offer a powerful way to facilitate community well-being. Local, state and federal leaders are infusing the arts into initiatives that promote positive outcomes in the realms of civic cohesion, health, education, economic development and more. Explore the resources on this page for examples of innovative policy partnerships that serve communities through creativity and the arts.

Arts in Transportation: State Infrastructure Partnerships

Why Cross-Sector Collaboration Now

Policy papers prepared by the CAIR (Cross-Sector Artists in Residence) Lab in collaboration with the Mellon Foundation:

Arts + Infrastructure

Arts + Health for Social Cohesion

Arts + Transportation