Artspace Projects, Inc. builds better communities through the arts. Established in 1979, Artspace effectively served as an advocate for artists’ space needs for almost a decade. In the 1980s, responding to the need for a more deliberate and proactive approach to these issues, Artspace evolved into a non-profit development corporation with a mission of to create, foster, and preserve affordable space for artists and arts organizations. Artspace is now a national leader in the field of developing affordable space that meets the needs of artists through the adaptive reuse of historic buildings and new construction.
In Memphis, Key Public Strategies is providing strategic media relations, outreach, and other consulting services for the South Main Artspace Lofts, a new development near the city's South Main arts district which will provide 58 new residential units for creative professionals and their families. Preserving the affordability of housing in this historic district will ensure that it's unique artistic legacy is intact, while unleashing a new wave of economic energy throughout South Main.
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