For centuries arts and culture organizations have served as a community gathering space for people from all backgrounds. These spaces welcome diversity, they are a place to share with others our art—a piece of our souls. They are a place to be seen, to be heard, to be recognized—they are a beacon of light within [...]
https://youtu.be/NwbLounelUw Majestic Collaboration’s co-founders Matthew Ché Kowal and Molly North recently hosted the panel “What is Resilience?” as a part of the incredible Amplify Music Digital Conference. Amy Schwartzman, independent consultant, and Mollie Quinlin Hayes, deputy director of South Arts joined the discussion. Thank you so much to Dr. Gigi Johnson of UCLA [...]
Our founder Matthew Ché Kowal spoke to Gigi Johnson in last month's Innovating Music Podcast about his expertise in running festivals focusing on sustainability into work focused on mass gatherings. Among other challenges in Denver, Matthew focused on answering these two important questions: What can emergency workers learn from music festivals? What can festivals do to help heal [...]
It is clear from our name - Majestic Collaborations - that we have always valued collaborations. Initiating, executing, and following up on collaborations is at the heart and soul of Majestic Collaborations, Inc. We are mindful of the quality of each relationship and project we dive into, and highly cherish our ability to work across [...]
This year’s event, “Designing for Safety: Planning, Creativity, and the Art of Problem Solving,” explored intentional design and safety/operational plans, training, event structures, and careers. Matthew Ché Kowal was honored to be sponsored by Performing Arts Readiness and The Mellon Foundation to attend the Event Safety Alliance Summit Nov 28 – Nov 30, 2018 in Lititz, Pennsylvania.
Howdy A2RU, from Matthew Ché Kowal! In this video filmed for A2RU, Kowal discusses immersive experiences, Majestic Collaborations, emergency preparedness, and the importance of recognizing the history of land and its people. Scroll down for a synopsis of the video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lno_plQZgE Immersive Experiences One of Kowal's first immersive experiences was his combined twelve [...]