Creative Economy

Picture of Sacramento Creative Economy Meeting hosted by the Atrium - September 17, 2020

Creative Economy Meeting September 17

An online meeting for all creatives in the city of Sacramento. Sacramento allocated $6.9 million for another round of grant funding to help the Sacramento Creative Economy. $3.9 will go to Creative Artists, businesses, and nonprofits, $1.87 to City Cultural Assets, and $1.12, still to be approved by the city council, for Arts Education, healing arts, and mental health. This Creative Economy Meeting is to show you how to apply for the $3.9 million available to independent artists, businesses, and nonprofits.

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Sacramento Creative Economy Meeting July 09, 2020 - The Atrium

Creative Economy Meeting July 11

The Atrium is excited to host this meeting/workshop on how to apply for these COVID relief funds from the city and to share insights and hacks on how other creatives are surviving or thriving during these times.

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Sacramento Creative Economy Meeting May 21, 2020 - The Atrium

Creative Economy Meeting May 21

Creative Economy Meeting (May 21, 2020) Creative Economy series connecting creative businesses, nonprofits, & creative startups, to share resources, strategies, and insights.Sacramento’s Creative Economy Meeting to Discuss State and City

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The Atrium is a creative economic hub for community with a cause. A place where creatives, artisans, scientists, entrepreneurs and inventors work together to build a kind and sustainable future for all.

The Atriums programming is designed to inspire and nurture the next generation of creative minds, while catalyzing new opportunities that lie at the intersection of creativity, entrepreneurship, and environmental stewardship.


One of the most important ingredients for problem solving is diversity. Diverse voices and skillsets from within the community are the ones who will uplift it. At the Atrium different skillsets, perspectives, expertise, and creative thinking are brought together for strategic collaboration and sustainable economic development.

For profit entrepreneurs, and creative economy organizations hold offices in the Atrium and offer classes to the public in robotics, DJ, music production, dance, costume design, digital media and sustainability. The Atrium offers wet lab space, coworking space, photography studio, a cultural art gallery and community event space that cultivates ecological education, advocacy and collaborative community.

Our inspiration comes from our amazing community and we are proud to be a catalsyt for economic development in our region…one creative idea at a time!


We are in weird times, with weird circumstances. Please use this to ask questions or offer suggestions and we will try to post answers or at least be prepared to answer them during the Creative Economy Meeting. We will moderate and consolidate the questions. We are not paid to do this, but just want to help, please be kind as you write and post we are volunteers just trying to help our beloved community  thrive.