Julie Burros, director of Cultural Planning for the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
A conversation with Julie Burros, Director of Cultural Planning at the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
The Cultural Policy Center breaks from its usual workshop format this week to host an informal discussion with Ms. Burros. Please bring your questions about developing a career as a cultural practitioner, helping arts organizations grow, satisfying city regulations in a cultural context, and renovating vacant spaces for arts use.
On November 12, 2010, the Cultural Policy Center hosted a forum on “Jobs in the Arts: the experience of six degree-granting institutions in the Chicago area,” with representatives from the Department of Cultural Affairs, Columbia College, the University of Chicago, DePaul University (The School of Music and The Theater School), the College of Architecture and the Arts at the University of Illinois at Chicago, the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and researchers from NORC, Slover Linett Strategies, and the Strategic Natio