Fresh Paint Springfield is being produced by the Common Wealth Mural Collaborative. The Common Wealth Mural Collaborative in a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing more mural art in to public places through the management of mural installations and mural festivals. Common Wealth Mural Collaborative is directed by Britt Ruhe. Britt holds an MBA from the University of Massachusetts and has over 20 years of experience managing nonprofit organizations and events.
Springfield Cultural Partnership
The Springfield Cultural Partnership is the fiscal agent for the festival and a close collaborator in its planning. The Springfield Cultural Partnership’s mission is to create and sustain a vibrant cultural area that is rightfully perceived as a premier cultural destination in our state and across the region. It succeeds as a significant force in New England’s economy by supporting Springfield residents, students, institutions and local businesses that contribute to the region’s creative economy.