Community Supported Art http://wesa.fm en Gallery Crawl to Preview Theater and Visual Art CSAs http://wesa.fm/post/gallery-crawl-preview-theater-and-visual-art-csas <p>The "Community Supported Agriculture" or CSA model is taking on more and more iterations.</p><p>Traditionally, a CSA offers subscriptions to locally grown produce, but it was recently announced that a <a href="http://wesa.fm/post/new-pittsburgh-csa-replaces-agriculture-art">visual art CSA </a>would be available April 30. Now a theater CSA is in the offing as well.</p><p>The New Hazlett Theater on the north side is selling <a href="http://newhazletttheater.org/event/csa/">CSA shares</a> that include six performances every other month, from August to June.</p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 19:15:40 +0000 Larkin Page-Jacobs 8395 at http://wesa.fm New Pittsburgh CSA Replaces 'Agriculture' with 'Art' http://wesa.fm/post/new-pittsburgh-csa-replaces-agriculture-art <p></p><p>Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA, has become common in many cities.</p><p>CSA typically refers to a subscription service for fresh produce from local farmers, but a new initiative in Pittsburgh is putting a twist on the concept and replacing “agriculture” with “art.”</p><p>A Community Supported Agriculture package might include lettuce, apples, and peppers. But with Community Supported Art, subscribers will unpack a box of sculptures, photographs, drawings or paintings.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 07:30:00 +0000 Larkin Page-Jacobs 7935 at http://wesa.fm New Pittsburgh CSA Replaces 'Agriculture' with 'Art'