Author Archives: Barry

GIA Wrap Up and Thoughts on the Equity Social / Racial Issue

Good morning “And the beat goes on…………………” When I first got into this field, the dominant buzz was all about PARADIGM. Irrationally, I grew to hate that word. Over time our lexicon changes. Here is a summary of the GIA … Continue reading

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The Unique Practice of Arts Grantmaking – GIA PreConference

Good morning. “And the beat goes on………………” The Unique Practice of Arts Grantmaking – GIA PreConference (Sunday 10/12) This all day session was intended for newer program officers, trustees and foundation executives – but the reality was that the attendees … Continue reading

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DAY TWO

Good evening. “And the beat goes on……………..” GRANTMAKERS IN THE ARTS (HOUSTON) – DAY TWO (TUESDAY) I. Session: Funding Commercial Creative Businesses: Sell Out or Smart Design? The City of San Jose (CA), in partnership with the Center for Cultural … Continue reading

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Doing it Right

Good morning. “And the beat goes on……………..” Day Two was long and full of sessions and content worth reporting on.  I have a very early flight, want to be thoughtful, and so I will be posting several blogs beginning tomorrow … Continue reading

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GIA – DAY ONE

Good morning. “And the beat goes on…………………..” GIA – HOUSTON – DAY ONE: Note: There is no way I can possibly cover all the material I absorbed in today’s sessions and do justice to it all tonight.  So, I am … Continue reading

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