Chicago is home to a rich arts scene, but advocates say more can be done to support arts education, expand access to the arts and recognize that the arts can be a powerful economic engine for the city.
Reset discusses ways the Johnson administration could lean into the arts with the chairs of his transition subcommittee, which will soon make its recommendations to the mayor.
GUESTS: Leslé Honoré, poet and CEO of Urban Gateways, author of an op-ed in the Chicago Sun-Times titled Let’s stop undervaluing the arts
Monica Trinidad, cofounder of For the People Artists Collective and member of the Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative
Abby Pucker, founder of GERTIE, a Chicago arts wayfinding platform