The word “Creative District” is widely used. Interpreting that it is a combination between community and art & design industries, creativity is associated with everything around us, from idea, to attitude and lifestyle, not only of its community resident, but also of entrepreneur and investor. Research shows that the creative district is driven by 9 factors. It also indicates that the more creativity is ignited in the community, the better quality of life of its resident becomes.
that effect the creative district components and drivers
Co-creation, bonding and trust building in culturally diverse areas is a process to maintain quality of life in community, create sustainability, encourage innovation and increase opportunity for local development.
Creation of area enriched with cultural value and creativity is a magnet for investment from private sector. To achieve the goal, support from organization promoting culture development and social diversity is necessary.
To cluster group of large businesses and small freelance designers, it is necessary to subsidize affordable cost of living, rental fee and operating fee to attract minor designer and startup to relocate to the area and form the creative cluster, resulting in the increase of creatives and creative capital, identity establishment to the area and the creative network contributing to the creative ecosystem.
Products from the creative industries are directly and indirectly culturally concerned. With collaboration between entrepreneurs, the creative industries consist of groups of artists and designers creating art and culture network complementing the growth of each other.
According to theory of John Hawkins, academician and specialist on creativity and business development, creation of the creative ecology consists of the following 4 factors: diversity, adjustment, learning and transformation.
Systematic planning of the creative industries, the creatives, fundamental business factors and value of the creative industries with responsible organization comprising groups of expert in different fields, including economics, creative business, law, urban planning as well as art and culture is necessary for development plan of the creative district at national and local levels.