Building Stronger Communities through the Arts

Main Street America Network sees the arts as an integral part of building stronger communities, from small to large, urban to rural.

Small Town Vibrancy Awakening

Arts vibrancy can be found in large cities, small towns, and places in between. Whitney Kimball Coe from Center for Rural Strategies gives us a glimpse of the arts awakening in her small hometown.

Artists' Role in Arts Vibrancy

Artists play a vital role in community arts vibrancy. Artist and administrator Matthew Perry shares his insights into Bennington's ranking.