This collection of images is intended for use by press in covering America’s Top Twelve ArtPlaces 2013. There are images to represent each of the twelve neighborhoods. Please follow the guidelines for credits following each image. All Flickr images are under a Creative Commons license allowing use as long as the photographer is credited.

AMERICA’s TOP TWELVE ARTPLACES 2013 PRESS TOUR

OAKLAND, 1/24/13


Mayor Quan of Oakland and Carol Coletta of ArtPlace listen to Alfonso Dominguez talk about his restaurant Tamarindo as ArtPlace tours Downtown Oakland


Carrie Johnson, owner of Mason & Rose Workshop


Anyka Barber of Betti Ono Gallery


Inside the Joyce Gordon Gallery, as part of ArtPlace’s tour of Oakland


Mayor Quan with Ted Russell of the James Irvine Foundation

MILWAUKEE, 1/14/13

Mayor Tom Barrett talks applauds the inclusion of Milwaukee’s Third Ward as one of America’s Top Twelve ArtPlaces at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design.

Carol Coletta of ArtPlace and Mayor Tom Barrett recognize the Third Ward as one of America’s Top ArtPlaces 2013.

Developer Barry Mandel speaks excitedly about the power of the arts to transform neighborhoods like the Third Ward.

Debra Brehmer (right), owner of Portrait Society Gallery, gives a tour of the space to the Mayor and ArtPlace staff. At left, Julie Taylor, CEO of the Greater Milwaukee Committee.

At the Reginald Baylor Studio in Milwaukee 1/14/13.

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OLD CITY PHILADELPHIA, 1/8/13


Story Bellows, Co-Director of the Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics, speaks at the Arden Theater in honor of Old City being named to America’s Top Twelve ArtPlaces on January 8, 2013. Chief Cultural Officer Gary Steuer and ArtPlace Director Carol Coletta look on. CREDIT: John Montgomery


Chief Cultural Officer Gary Steuer, Graham Copeland of Old City District, ArtPlace Director Carol Coletta, Co-Director of the Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics Story Bellows, and Arden Theater Co-Founder Terry Nolan. CREDIT: John Montgomery

ArtPlace staffers Lyz Crane and Bridget Marquis with Gary Steuer, Heidi Nivling, and Graham Copeland at Larry Becker Contemporary Art, part of the Old City tour arranged by ArtPlace.

Nick Stuccio of the Philadelphia Live Arts & Philly Fringe (left) at The Clay Studio with Artistic Director Jeff Guido. (Right)

Jules Goldman at Jules Goldman Books & Art, part of the Old City tour arranged by ArtPlace. CREDIT: John Montgomery

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ADAMS MORGAN, WASHINGTON, DC TOUR 1/7/13

At Skynear Designs & Gallery.

At Skynear Designs & Gallery.

At Skynear Designs & Gallery.

The Adams Morgan neighborhood with Toro Mata in the foreground.

Executive Director Adams Morgan Partnership BID Kristen Barden tours Toro Mata, a jewelry store in Adams Morgan. Also pictured (right): Jim Nixon, store owner. CREDIT: John Montgomery

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BROOKLYN
Flea market at 195 Lafayette Ave. CREDIT: John Montgomery


Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art
CREDIT: John Montgomery

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DALLAS

Jorge's Restaurant in the Dallas Arts District CREDIT: Copyright Dallas Arts District


Nasher Sculpture Center in the Dallas Arts District
CREDIT: Copyright Dallas Arts District

LOS ANGELES

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions CREDIT: LACE A movie shoot at the Arclight Theatres HollywoodA movie shoot at the Arclight Theatres Hollywood
CREDIT: Flickr user Jessica Watkins DeWinter

MIAMI BEACH

Art Center at Lincoln Road CREDIT: John Montgomery

The Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason Theater CREDIT: John Montgomery

MILWAUKEE

Milwaukee Art Museum CREDIT: Flickr user random letters Elsa’s Restaurant in Milwaukee’s East Town
CREDIT: Kenya Evans

NEW YORK

The Manhattan Valley Historic District
CREDIT: John Montgomery

Bernardo Palumbo at El Taller Latino Americano
CREDIT: John Montgomery

OAKLAND

Oakland’s Fox Theater, just outside the 1/2 mile radius
CREDIT:Flickr user amiciara

Jack London Square
CREDIT: Flickr user citymaus

PHILADELPHIA

The Arden Theater
CREDIT: Arden Theater
Old City Coffee
CREDIT: M. Kennedy for GPTMC

PORTLAND, OR

The Pearl District
CREDIT: Flickr user LikeWhere1

Food Carts in Pioneer Square
CREDIT: Flickr user AdrianAdel1

SAN FRANCISCO

ODC Dance Theater
CREDIT: Flickr user RShinozaki

Galeria de la Raza
CREDIT: George Abbott

SEATTLE

Vino Verite wine bar
CREDIT: Flickr user JeanineAndersen

Vermillion Art Gallery during ArtWalk
CREDIT: Flickr user laviddichterman

Participating Foundations

Barr Foundation
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Ford Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation
Knight Foundation
The Kresge Foundation
The McKnight Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
William Penn Foundation
Rasmuson Foundation
The Rockefeller Foundation
The Surdna Foundation