2014 Calumet Heritage Conference Resources

Video of the Conference by Kevin Murphy

Conference Highlights and Links to More Information

Welcoming Remarks
  Mark Bouman, President, Calumet Heritage Partnership
John Cain, Executive Director, South Shore Arts
Keynote  Address
  Judith O’Toole,  Director and CEO, Westmoreland Museum of American Art
The Westmoreland Museum is part of the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area and home to “Born of Fire,” an innovative exhibition of paintings, documentary film, and folk music that tell the story of the industrial heritage of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Facilitated Panel Discussion
 Carolyn Saxton,  President and CEO, Legacy Foundation Inc.
  Roman Villareal,  Acclaimed local artist and proprietor of Under the Bridge Gallery
  Barb Labus,  Artist/Illustrator and staff member at Shirley Heinze Land Trust
  Facilitator: Susan Eleuterio,  Independent Folklorist and Educator
Announcement about National Heritage and the Calumet Region
  Mark Bouman
Concluding Remarks  
  Pat Wisniewski  Owner, For Goodness Sake Productions

Arts and Heritage Tour
Tour led by Sherry Meyer, InSites

Additional Resources from Exhibitors and Participants

Sponsored by:
The Calumet Heritage Partnership
The Field Museum  
South Shore Arts
Arcelor Mittal