About Maggie Guggenheimer

Name: Maggie Guggenheimer


Web Site: http://charlottesvillearts.org/

Bio: Maggie Guggenheimer is Executive Director of Piedmont Council for the Arts, the designated arts agency of Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. She holds a BA in Art History from the University of Virginia and an MA in Arts Administration from Columbia University. Maggie has worked in education at Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, communications at The Center for Arts Education in New York City, and museum evaluation for Randi Korn & Associates. She also lectures in Arts Administration for the University of Virginia.

Posts by Maggie Guggenheimer:

ARTSblog holds week-long Blog Salons, a series of posts by guest bloggers, that focus on an overarching theme within a core area of Americans for the Arts' work. Here are links to the most recent Salons:

Arts Education

Teaching Artists

Early Arts Education

Common Core Standards

Quality, Engagement & Partnerships

Emerging Leaders

Charting the Future of the Arts

Taking Communities to the Next Level

New Methods & Models

Public Art

Best Practices


Arts Marketing

Audience Engagement

Winning Audiences

Powered by Community

Animating Democracy

Arts & the Military

Scaling Up Programs & Projects

Social Impact & Evaluation

Humor & Social Change

Private Sector Initatives

Arts & Business Partnerships

Business Models in the Arts

Local Arts Agencies

Cultural Districts

Economic Development

Trends, Collaborations & Audiences

Art in Rural Communities

Alec Baldwin and Nigel Lythgoe talk about the state of the arts in America at Arts Advocacy Day 2012. The acclaimed actor and famed producer discuss arts education and what inspires them.