Denver's Cultural Plan

IMAGINE 2020 FUND is now taking applications through June 12. Learn more
Three funding opportunities in 2015 drive the momentum for Denver’s Cultural Plan and help to make this collective vision a reality. View Now!
With great pride in our city and excitement about its future, we proudly present IMAGINE 2020: Denver’s Cultural Plan

IMAGINE 2020 Top Priorities

  • Support Denver Public Schools’ arts education strategic plan’ 
  • Maximize website for residents and visitors
  • Increase visibility of local artistic and creative talent
  • Launch a public-private partnership with a focus on building the infrastructure necessary for 21st century cultural development and promotion
  • Identify, inventory and rank availability of arts, culture and creativity in every neighborhood, noting cultural deserts
  • Address barriers that limit participation such as affordability, transportation and other factors
  • Increase availability of affordable and accessible live-work spaces for creative sector workers
  • Launch an alliance of organizations committed to inclusiveness and engagement in arts and culture
  • Inventory all arts, cultural, and creative enterprises for policy and messaging purposes
  • Offer a “Culture Cash” gift card, with proceeds benefiting IMAGINE 2020 initiatives

"Art Poem" by Jose Guerrero