Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange
Photo Credit Rachel R. Hagan, Exchange members circle up to the famous Carcassone Square Dance band at Seedtime on the Cumberland in Whitesburg.jpg

Interested in experiencing rux?
Applications for the 2018 RUX cohort are now available and will close on March 23.

The 2018 Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange will be hosted in: Bowling Green/Cave Country on June 8-10, Knott County August 3-5, and Covington October 12-14.

Our Mission

Together, we are growing relationships across divides to build a more collaborative and connected Commonwealth.

Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange is a strategy to enact the full power of collaboration between arts, agriculture, community health, and small business to build collective capacity and support homegrown leadership across regions of Kentucky. RUX is a partnership between Art of the Rural and Appalshop.


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