Artspace, a nonprofit organization specializing in the creation of affordable spaces for artists and creative businesses, will be visiting Oneonta on October 23, 24, and 25 to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of, and engage key stakeholders to build support for, a live/work project for artists in downtown Oneonta.

Their visit will include a tour of the downtown revitalization improvement boundary area,
meetings with stakeholders and local artists, and will culminate in a meeting open to the public that will be preceded by demonstrations by local dance groups, musicians, artists and other performers. The City welcomes suggestions of potential site locations within the DRI boundary area.

The public agenda is as follows:
(unless otherwise noted, all events will take place in the second floor small theater at the
Foothills Performing Arts Center, 24 Market St, Oneonta)

.Wednesday, October 24 – 1:00pm – Artists and Art Focus Group
Wednesday, October 24 – 3:00pm – Funding and Financing Focus Group
Wednesday, October 24 – 6:00pm – Artist Performances (First Floor Production Room)
Wednesday, October 24 – 7:00pm – Public Meeting / Question and Answer Session
Thursday, October 25 – 8:30am – Civic Leadership Focus Group
Thursday, October 25 – 10:30am – Business Sector Focus Group
Attendees may RSVP for any of the public events by visiting: