Creative City Challenge Info Session


Info session: Wednesday, November 5, 6 pm, Room 102F, Minneapolis Convention Center

Find out about the $75,000 Creative City Challenge. How can you make the best proposal possible? What will the jury be looking for? What are the pragmatic issues of producing a project on the Minneapolis Convention Center Plaza? What does it mean for the public to participate in your project? What are some of the ways to think about site specificity? What has been the experience in past years?

Jeff Johnson, Executive Director of the Minneapolis Convention Center, Gulgun Kayim, Director of the Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy Program of the City of Minneapolis, and Steve Dietz, Artistic Director of Northern will be on hand to talk about the competition and to answer your questions.

Come with your questions. There will be a chance to tour the Plaza at 5:30 pm before the info session at at 7 pm afterwards.

Creative City Challenge call at

Free parking for registered attendees. (3rd Ave. Ramp only

Wednesday, November 5, 6 – 7 pm, Room 102F, Minneapolis Convention Center

Tours of Convention Center Plaza at 5:30 and 7:15 pm