Douglas is one or nine communities represented in the inaugural cohort of the AZ Creative Communities Institute (AZCCI). A program of Arizona Commission on the Arts and ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, with guidance from Southwest Folklife Alliance, AZCCI offers small teams, made up of diverse members of Arizona communities, a unique opportunity to explore the many ways creativity can be put to work for positive community impact.

About Douglas

Douglas residents Arturo Escalante, Jenae Sanchez, and Jose Pedro Teran.

Team Members

David Carranza, Economic/Community Development Director, City of Douglas
Arturo Escalante, Director, Sun Magazine
Jenea Sanchez, Artist; Instructor, Cochise College
Jose Pedro Teran, Owner, El Arteran Designs

Artist Collaborator(s)

Alexandra Jimenez
Estrella Payton



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