Call for Artists: Art + Soul Food
2nd Annual Art + Soul Food will be June 12, 2010
The 2nd Annual Art + Soul Food event will take place on June 12, 2010 from 2 to 6pm and we're looking for both visual and live performance artists. The event transforms the 2700-2900 blocks of West Girard Avenue into art galleries and celebrates art, soul food, and life in the Brewerytown neighborhood. If you're interested, please submit a sample of your work to by April 15, 2010.
Last year the even attracted over 1,000 residents despite the less than favorable weather. If you're interested in sponsoring this year's event please call the Fairmount CDC at (215) 232-4766.
Goodman is currently the Community Engagement Director at the New Kensington Community Development Corporation.
Previously, Goodman worked as a city planner and project manager for PennPraxis. His focus was on projects that combined community engagement and public space design, including the Central Delaware Waterfront Planning Process, the Green2015 initiative for Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, and the Bartram’s Mile project in Southwest Philadelphia. Goodman was an early contributor to PlanPhilly and helped shape the site in its first iteration. As PlanPhilly grew, Goodman represented the publisher and provided professional planning input and project management support as the site expanded its beat coverage, went through multiple redesigns, conducted an internal strategic plan, and researched revenue generation opportunities.