Breaking Down Creative Placemaking

April 2016

By: Kresge Foundation

Creative Placemaking

This fact sheet delves into the definition and components of creative placemaking. It defines creative placemaking as any artistic or creative efforts to strengthen communities, specifying that these efforts aim to address community challenges using new approaches. Additionally, it includes examples of projects, including arts education programs, investing in vacant lots to support creative spaces, and supporting community gathering spaces.