"Northwest Arkansas is such a unique place because it's small enough that you can still make an impact, but it's big enough that you can have access to things that you need.”
- Amber Perrodin
Amber Perrodin, a dedicated artist and community manager at The Medium, was accompanied on the podcast by the talented Breaking Habits crew, including Andy Nguyen, Logan Campbell, Van Deng, and Chung Nguyen, discussing the impact of the Creative Exchange Fund in Northwest Arkansas.
The Breaking Habits crew founded in 2005 has been immersed in the hip-hop and break-dancing scene in Northwest Arkansas, inspiring others to discover their own creative potential. Each member brings their unique story and experience to the table, showcasing the transformative power of art and its ability to shape individual lives.
All this and more on this episode of the I am Northwest Arkansas podcast.
Email Amber Perrodin
Website for Creative Exchange Fund
Creative Exchange Fund on Instagram
Creative Exchange Fund on Facebook
Check out Cache's Creative Exchange Fund for funding opportunities for artists and creatives in Northwest Arkansas.
Visit The Medium in Springdale, Arkansas, to see the creative hub that hosts the CXF program.
Consider applying for the upcoming year of the Creative Exchange Fund if you have a creative project to showcase.
Check out Breaking Habits crew on social media to see their performances and learn more about their story.
Attend local events and performances to support the arts community in Northwest Arkansas.
Consider taking dance classes or trying out a new art form to unleash your own innate superpower.