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YES! A Small Word with a Massive Impact

In 2015 over 100 of the region’s diverse and dynamic arts and cultural organizations will unite and use the power of YES to accomplish something greater than any one organization could do on its own.

This year-long festival is YES! Fest — A Year of Environment and Sustainability. YES! Fest will provide a platform to explore the important topic of the environment and sustainability. Through collaborative efforts as well as individual organizational programming, YES! Fest will connect the arts, culture and the environment in an innovative way that will engage dialogue and thoughtful conversation throughout our community.

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Arts and Cultural Attractions Council

The Arts and Cultural Attractions Council, known as the ACA, is a membership network of decision-makers representing the arts and cultural attractions of the Greater Louisville Region and Southern Indiana. In the ACA, leaders of regional arts groups work together to identify common goals and pursue projects and events that accomplish their common objectives.

Mission

The ACA unites our members to leverage the collaborative power of the region’s arts and culture sector.

Vision

A thriving, integrated arts and culture sector makes our community a vibrant place to live, learn, work, and play.

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Yes Stands United.

 

YES does not sit on the fence. YES does not resist change. YES overcomes convention, kindles creativity and sparks innovation. YES summons artists, dreamers, makers and thinkers to help the community become a richer place to live.

 

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Contact ACA

To reach someone directly at the ACA, please contact:

Lauren Roebuck, Director, Arts and Cultural Attractions Council

614 West Main Street
Suite 6000
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

502 625.0132
LRoebuck
@GreaterLouisville.com

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The Arts and Cultural Attractions Council is a membership network of decision-makers representing the arts and cultural attractions of the Greater Louisville Region and Southern Indiana. In the ACA, leaders of regional arts groups work together to identify common goals and pursue projects and events that accomplish their common objectives.

Full members with voting rights must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Attraction must be represented by a Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, or managing professional.
  • Attraction must be situated in Louisville's seven-county region (three Kentucky and four Indiana counties).
  • Attraction must have a cultural or educational public service mission.
  • Attraction must be a destination facility or performance activity that attracts the public on a regular or seasonal basis, or a non-profit entity / professional association supporting this sector.
  • Attraction should maintain membership in a national professional association in its discipline if it exists. Individual artists or arts and culture organizations that do not fit the criteria above are invited to join the ACA for networking at the quarterly meetings.

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ACA Members

With over 100 member organizations of all types and sizes in the Greater Louisville area — from the smallest galleries and theater companies to the largest performing arts groups and museums — and everything in between — the ACA represents the full spectrum of arts and culture in the region.

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Member Organizations

 

The ACA is proud to have over 90 member organizations. Click the button below for a list of all ACA member organizations, as well as links to their sites.

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Chair and Executive Committee

 

Meet the current leadership team for the ACA, including the chair, vice chair, and secretary / treasurer.

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Board of Directors

 

Learn who sits on our Board of Directors. The Board is responsible for the oversight of the ACA, the curation of its ongoing mission, and its strategic focus.

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Members must be an attraction, must be situated in Louisville's 26-county region; have a cultural or educational public service mission; be a destination facility or performance activity that attracts the public on a regular or seasonal basis; or be a non-profit entity / professional association supporting this sector.

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Save the Date

Opening Reception: Held from Beneath

January 23, 2015
6:00pm

“Held from Beneath” includes an exhibition and events featuring visual art, poetry, music and performance that explore the concept of cultural sustainability.

Carnegie Ctr.
201 East Spring Street,
New Albany // (812) 944-7336

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YES! Fest Events

Click on a specific date or month to view upcoming events for the 2015 YES! Fest. Click on each event listing to get more information.

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Downloads

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YES! Fest Grant
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Resources

Below are links to a wealth of information about the Arts and Cultural Attractions Council and the YES! Fest for members of the press and ACA.

Member Toolkit

Click here for access to a member tool kit to help promote YES! Fest events.

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Press Kit

Members of the media should click here to learn more about the YES! Fest.

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