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CHICAGO ARTISTS RESOURCE

  • Chicago Artists Resource

  • Key Characteristics:

    • Developed in collaboration between government, artists and arts organizations

    • Informed by an in-depth study of artists’ needs conducted prior to developing the site

    • Dynamically compiling directory of resources, services, articles, how to’s for artists.

    • Content will be maintained non-centrally through collaborative partners

    • Content management system will administrate site updates, and communications with users

  • www.chicagoartistsresource.org


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  • What Artist Will Access:

    • Space and Housing

    • Professional Practice

    • Artists' Stories

    • City Content

    • Listings

    • Registries

    • Directories

    • National/International Content


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  • How Artists will access information :

    • A highly intuitive interface with clear and logical site navigation, and powerful search functions. Key issues in developing the interface will be:

      • Simple, versatile searching

      • Good Information design

      • Multiple levels formal education, computer literacy

Chicago Artists Resource


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  • Key Development Strategies:

    • Thorough development process

    • Scalability

    • Collaboration with users

    • Marketing


CHICAGO ARTISTS RESOURCE

  • Key Development Strategies:

  • Thorough development process

    • Research

      • -Research prior to site development

      • -Research for existing best practices, and potential content exchange partners

      • -Content Development research: holistic approach

    • Technical planning dialogue

      • -Web developer “sounding board” meetings

      • -Network partner suggestion sessions between artists and City resources.


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  • Key Development Strategies:

  • Scalable, replicable systems

    • Make use of limited resources strategically

    • Help other arts resource initiatives in other regions to avoid re-inventing the wheel

    • Contribute to development of a toolset for national networked resources for artists


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  • Key Development Strategies:

  • Why Collaboration?

    • Accountability to the arts community and end users (artists)

    • To take advantage of existing expertise and resources

    • To develop community ownership of project


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  • Key Development Strategies:

  • Marketing organically within existing arts networks

    • Cross-promoting with other Dept. of Cultural Affairs events

    • Tapping into existing networks at Department of Cultural Affairs

    • Tapping into Network Partner and consulting artist networks

    • Creating physical satellite centers at local branch libraries with permanent signage and training for librarians

    • Signage in areas where artists congregate, travel, use facilities, e.g. CTA busses, Kinko’s, Cafes


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  • Outcomes :

    • CAR will be an invaluable resource for the Chicago Arts community and a tool for network building and dialogue between artists and arts service organizations. As a collaborative development and maintenance effort, community ownership will insure its ongoing relevance and success.

    • CAR, as a module developed in dialogue with artists, arts service organizations, local government, and other web resource initiatives nationally, will be a versatile and meaningful template for creating comparable regional resources in other cities, and a building block for a national arts resource network.


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