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General Issues
Arts, Culture, & Recreation
Social Welfare
Specific Topics
Public Art
Location
New York
United States
Scope of Influence
Neighbourhood
Files
Case Study in "Re-imagining a 21st Century Democracy" - Brown University
Links
Queens Museum 'In the Community'
Strengthening Networks, Sparking Change: Museums and Libraries as Community Catalysts
Start Date
Ongoing
Yes
General Types of Methods
Participatory arts
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Participatory Arts
Community Organizing
Legality
Yes

CASE

Expanding Community Engagement at the Queens Museum of New York

First Submitted By Scott Fletcher, Participedia Team

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General Issues
Arts, Culture, & Recreation
Social Welfare
Specific Topics
Public Art
Location
New York
United States
Scope of Influence
Neighbourhood
Files
Case Study in "Re-imagining a 21st Century Democracy" - Brown University
Links
Queens Museum 'In the Community'
Strengthening Networks, Sparking Change: Museums and Libraries as Community Catalysts
Start Date
Ongoing
Yes
General Types of Methods
Participatory arts
Specific Methods, Tools & Techniques
Participatory Arts
Community Organizing
Legality
Yes

Beginning in 2006, the museum committed to a new strategy of outreach and engagement based on community organizing. The goal is to work with residents to bring about positive change in the community and to integrate community goals into various forms of cultural activity.


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Problems and Purpose

Background History and Context

Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities

Participant Recruitment and Selection

Methods and Tools Used

What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation

Influence, Outcomes, and Effects

Analysis and Lessons Learned

See Also

References

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