Two Bald Guys: Why Creativity and the Creative Economy Matters

WI arts leader to discuss why creativity and the creative economy still matter.

Artists around the world are finding new, virtual ways to connect with their audiences during COVID-19. What’s the story for Wisconsin’s creatives?

This week’s “Two Bald Guys”  from Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service welcomes Anne Katz, executive director of Arts Wisconsin, on Friday, July 31, 12 noon, at

She will discuss:

The state of the creative industry during, through and after the pandemic
The importance of creativity in rebuilding people, businesses, organizations and communities during a pandemic
How having the arts accessible during quarantine can help people stay connected and inspired during a stressful time

What are your thoughts on this topic? Join us for this livestream Friday at noon on the WIPPS Facebook page. Go to:

Post comments and questions during the event, or email questions in advance at