CreativeMornings

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CreativeMornings
Formation 2008
Founder Tina Eisenberg
Headquarters New York, New York
Location
  • Worldwide
Website creativemornings.com

CreativeMornings is an international monthly breakfast lecture series designed for creative communities.[1][2][3][4] In 2008, Tina Roth-Eisenberg founded the lecture series in Brooklyn, New York.[5] Lecturers include professional creators, designers, photographers and illustrators.[6] CreativeMornings hosts events in over 100 cities worldwide and has approximately 200 organizers.[7]

History[edit]

In 2008, Tina Roth-Eisenberg founded CreativeMornings in Brooklyn, New York.[8] It was founded to facilitate creative communities and provide a space for people to share and discuss their work.[9][10][11] The lecture series expanded to Zurich, Switzerland and Los Angeles, California in 2010.[12] In February 2011, San Francisco established a CreativeMornings chapter.[5] That July, the lecture series expanded the the United Kingdom.[3] CreativeMornings partnered with John Maeda, President of the Rhode Island School of Design and its STEM to STEAM initiative to host a series of unified events in May 2012.[9][13] In May 2014, Brussels, Belgium hosted its first lecture sponsored by FastTrack.[14] Louisville, Kentucky established a CreativeMornings chapter that December.[15] It was the 101st city to join the organization.[15]

Locations[edit]

CreativeMornings has chapters in over 100 cities worldwide including New York, Boston, Zurich, Berlin, Milan, Sydney, Singapore and Capetown.[6][4][9][8]Each chapter is produced and led by a local organizer.[8]

Events[edit]

Lectures are held monthly on a Friday morning with breakfast.[16] The goal of CreativeMornings is to host a city’s creative community and encourage conversation while being inspired by a guest speaker.[17][18] The topics of the lecture series range from education and urbanism to bravery and food.[15] Presentations are filmed and archived online for public access.[11]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Early Morning Creativity, and Theater on Your Dime. Or Nickel.". The New York Times. September 23, 2010. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  2. ^ "CreativeMornings: Milton Glaser in the SVA Theater". Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "Will Dean's Ideas Factory: A creative way to start the day – with free coffee". The Independent. November 10, 2011. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b "Wake up with CreativeMornings Boston". February 19, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  5. ^ a b "SF Creative Mornings Kicks Off". February 28, 2011. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  6. ^ a b "TED’s Naughty Little Sister". February 15, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Insights from Tina Roth-Eisenberg at the CreativeMornings Summit". October 31, 2014. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  8. ^ a b c "CreativeMornings: a Monthly Campfire for Designers". The Atlantic. June 14, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  9. ^ a b c "TED for Design Wonks: CreativeMornings Offers Coffee and a Shot of Inspiration". Wired. June 11, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  10. ^ "CREATIVEMORNINGS/VANCOUVER". Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  11. ^ a b "Introducing Creative Mornings Talks: A Conversation with Tina Roth Eisenberg". December 9, 2013. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  12. ^ "Tina Roth Eisenberg: How the Creative Mornings Community Was Built on Accident". Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  13. ^ "Rhode Island School of Design and CreativeMornings present: The Intersection of Arts + Technology". May 11, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  14. ^ "CreativeMornings is coming to Brussels, and FastTrack is sponsoring!". May 9, 2014. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  15. ^ a b c "CreativeMornings will begin Louisville events in January". December 11, 2014. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  16. ^ "CreativeMornings/PopUp with Kelly Dobson, Event Recap". June 19, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  17. ^ "RISD Partners with CreativeMornings". May 30, 2012. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 
  18. ^ "CreativeMornings offers connection, inspiration and digestion". November 28, 2014. Retrieved May 26, 2015. 

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