Thriving Creative Communities
Berea, Kentucky is home to a thriving population of weavers, instrument makers, furniture artisans, jewelry designers, glass workers, potters, painters, sculptors, writers, poets, and musicians.
The story of Berea’s artisan community is interwoven with Berea College, the first interracial and coeducational college in the South.
The AIR Institute is an empowering ecosystem that provides artists, businesses and communities the tools, resources, and support to learn, connect, and succeed.
The AIR Institute merges the creativity of the arts with the innovation of business to raise the value of arts and creativity in all our communities.
210 Center Street
Berea, KY 40404