Creative Enterprise Zone

in Saint Paul, Minnesota


What’s New?

A new logo for the Creative Enterprise Zone

The new logo refers to some of the Zone's iconic structures, from KSTP to Seal HiRise to Vandalia Tower. It was designed by Triangle Park Creative, a small graphic design firm that recently moved into the Zone.

Building job skills (and birdfeeders)

Elpis Enterprises — the name is Greek for "hope"—  is a place where young people ages 16–23 can turn their lives around. Is woodworking and screen printing studios are located in Vandalia Tower.

The art of place listening in Peru

Jack Becker, CEZ board member, recently traveled to Peru to work with people there to identify the context of a place, analyze it, and mine it to inform the design of a meaningful, resonant gathering space. He'll be applying these principles soon in the Zone.


Who are we?

The Creative Enterprise Zone promotes and connects individuals and organizations in the Raymond-University area of St. Paul, Minnesota, to advance creative, economic, and cultural development.