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Tue February 25, 2014
Fitchburg Art Museum Strives To Spark Economic Growth
There's no doubt it's an odd juxtaposition. In Fitchburg, a community with a very depressed economy, there sits a large and robust museum. With a new director at its helm, the Fitchburg Art Museum is rethinking how it can be not only a museum but also a force for change, as WGBH arts editor Jared Bowen tells us.
John Wooding is a political science professor at UMass Lowell and Chair of “COOL,” the Cultural Organization of Lowell.