BUILDING COMMUNITIES AND EXPERIENCES

Services

Facilitating Artful Communities
Go to ENGAGEMENT STRATEGIES

ENGAGEMENT STRATEGIES

Activate participation and experience economy.

Go to AMPLIFY COMMUNITY INITIATIVES

AMPLIFY COMMUNITY INITIATIVES

Implement projects and events that reveal local culture and reveal community diversity and knowledge.

Go to INTEGRATED PLANNING

INTEGRATED PLANNING

Support cities in integrating public art installations, programs and protocols that reflect local culture and engage the community.

ACTIVATE SPACES

Generate meaningful experiences to entertain and delight.

WHO WE ARE

Invested in the Des Moines Region

TEVA DAWSON

Teva Dawson began her career path of invention by designing her own major in Environmental Education from Drake University which led to the creation of Des Moines’s first Community Garden Program. Recently she spearheaded Greater Des Moines’ first Water Trails and Greenways Plan. Teva invested 15 years in central Iowa implementing civic engagement and integrated planning with cities and through regional government collaboration around the themes of parks and recreation, transportation systems, resiliency planning and heath in all policies.

MAT GREINER

Mat Greiner is a curator, advocate and educator. He has a MFA with an emphasis on cross-sector engagement and community assessments. Mat is an instructor at Iowa State University and founder of Chicken Tractor, an artist-centric nonprofit in Central Iowa.