Weekly Links - April 22nd, 2016

Love is forever
that’s all your life
love is heaven sent
it’s glamorous
— Prince

This week, reeling from the loss of a musical genius, we’re sharing articles that reveal the transformative power of art in every aspect of life.

Vox on why we mourn artists we’ve never met so deeply.

An ArtPlace study on how the arts and culture intersect with public safety.

A National Foundation for the Arts blog post on the art (and necessity) of failure.

How Rick Lowe’s experiment in livable art continues to transform the everyday for ordinary people.