The new districts include areas in Crested Butte, Fort Collins and Denver's Golden Triangle neighborhood, home to the Denver Art Museum.
Colorado Creative Industries
With the launch of a new pilot project, the hip hop group uses music to find deeper connections with 15 Colorado communities.
The new Space to Create Colorado program will bring affordable live and work spaces for artists to eight mountain and rural areas.
Colorado organizations have plunked down $57,000 to support locals at the South By Southwest music festival this year, nearly three times what was raised last year.
Colorado's music scene hopes to get a boost at SXSW through the use of public funds for the first time.
Will a grand plan to leverage the arts bring about economic success for Colorado Springs?