WBEZ | Arts Alliance Illinois http://www.wbez.org/tags/arts-alliance-illinois Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Examining the future of arts in Mayor-elect Emanuel's administration http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-12/examining-future-arts-mayor-elect-emanuels-administration-86447 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-12/Emanuel Getty Jonathan Daniel.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel released <a href="http://www.chicago2011.org/transition-report.pdf" target="_blank">his transition plan</a> on Tuesday. In the report Emanuel lays out a vision for the future of Chicago under his administration. The arts and cultural sector are also in the mix.<br> <br> In broad strokes Emanuel laid out what he thinks is needed to make Chicago the world-class arts city he promised while campaigning.<br> <br> To learn more about what might actually happen to the arts in an Emanuel administration, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> spoke to two people that live and breathe the arts.<a href="http://culturalpolicy.uchicago.edu/people/#Rabkin" target="_blank"><br> <br> Nick Rabkin</a> researches the effects of arts education at NORC at the University of Chicago.<a href="http://www.chicagoartistsresource.org/interdisciplinaryperformance-art/node/19154" target="_blank"> Ra Joy</a> is Executive Director of the <a href="http://www.artsalliance.org/" target="_blank">Arts Alliance Illinois</a>. He was a member of Emanuel’s Arts and Culture transition team.</p><p><em>Music Button: Robert Miles, "Deep End", from the CD Thirteen, (Salt records)</em></p></p> Thu, 12 May 2011 13:45:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-12/examining-future-arts-mayor-elect-emanuels-administration-86447