SEARCH RESULTS FOR ADVOCACY IN AMERICANS FOR THE ARTS ARCHIVE : 202 ITEMS FOUND

Author(s): Americans for the Arts
Date of Publication: Mar 01, 2018

This Arts Fact one pager shows the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) appropriations history for fiscal years 1966-2018.

Author(s): National Coalition for Core Arts Standards
Date of Publication: Mar 01, 2018

The second report of the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards detailing the status of arts education standards across the states since the 2014 publication of the National Core Arts Standards. 

Author(s): Cohen, Randy
Date of Publication: Jan 01, 2018

The arts are fundamental to our humanity. They ennoble and inspire us—fostering creativity, goodness, and beauty. The arts bring us joy, help us express our values, and build bridges between cultures. The arts are also a fundamental component of a healthy community—strengthening them socially, educationally, and economically—benefits that persist even in difficult social and economic times.

Author(s): Greenbalt, Alan
Date of Publication: Jul 01, 2017

This report discusses the history and issues surronding government support for the arts.

Author(s): Richard Wike; Bruce Stokes; Jacob Poushter; and Janell Fetterolf
Date of Publication: Jun 01, 2017

A Pew Research Center survey released in June 2017 found a decline in international tourism and of respondents only 49 percent of from 37 countries held a favorable view of the U.S., as compared to a favorable view of 64 percent when Obama left office.

Author(s): Voss, Zannie and Voss, Glenn B.
Date of Publication: Mar 01, 2017

"In March 2017, the Trump Administration formally proposed the abolition of the two federal agencies that support arts and culture in the U.S., the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Elimination of federal support is not about the money, which only comes to 45 cents per capita for the NEA or .003 percent of the federal budget. The decimation of federal support is the coup de grâce of a long campaign carefully crafted to mislead the public into believing that the arts are irrelevant to most Americans." [Introduction p.1]

Author(s): Stringer, Scott M.
Date of Publication: Mar 01, 2017

The report released by the New York City Comptroller, “Culture Shock: The Importance of National Arts Funding to New York City’s Cultural Landscape,” highlights how the NEA supports arts and educational programs across the five boroughs of New York City and profiles four neighborhood-based arts groups that would be impacted.

Author(s): Americans for the Arts
Date of Publication: Feb 01, 2017

The nonprofit arts, unlike most industries, leverage significant amounts of event-related spending by their audiences. Attendance at arts events generates related commerce for hotels, restaurants, parking garages, and more.

Author(s): Americans for the Arts
Date of Publication: Feb 01, 2017

Cultural travelers—both domestic and international—are ideal tourists.  They spend more money and stay at their destinations longer.

Author(s): Americans for the Arts
Date of Publication: Feb 01, 2017

Schools and employers rank a degree in the arts among the most significant indicator of a job candidate’s creativity and innovation skills.

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