TCP Ventures was established by Carla Dirlikov Canales with the objective of producing and curating events and experiences at the intersection of arts, culture and social impact.
Current or recent TCP Ventures projects include or have included performance elements in classical and contemporary music, dance, visual arts, film, video, poetry, literature and film. Recent work has also included substantive arts policy discussions, creative workshops, development of creative incubators and fellows programs, conception of marketing and audience development programs, oversight of website as well as administrative functions.
TCP Ventures sees its mission as helping to bring world-class creative content to new audiences and venues worldwide with a special focus on projects that will be produce positive social consequences.
TCP Ventures works in the following areas:
Creation of cultural programming for arts organizations, governments and corporations
Management and oversight of cultural and arts programming
Recruitment and liaison with artists from all disciplines
Advisory services associated with the creation of artistic content for live presentation, recording or broadcast in venues worldwide
The TCP Ventures team includes specialists in the development of all aspects of arts programming. Specializations of the TCP Ventures team include:
Cultural diplomacy: The creation of programs that bridge international divisions and use the arts to help promote international understanding
Arts advocacy: The creation of programs that use the arts to help promote social well-being and growth
Festivals and conferences: The turn-key development of major arts festivals and conference or the management of key components of such events