Author(s): Wall, Geoffrey and Knapper, Christopher
Date of Publication: 1981

This book contains 23 sections, which include the following sections:

  • The Economic Impact
  • Visitors Characteristics
  • Purchasing Behaviour
  • Copyright

Author(s): Mutti, Barbara
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1980

Based on tested and revised procedures and sample forms from both commercial and nonprofit art galleries, this handbook covers basic information that has proven practical and effective in diverse situations. The handbook was planned primarily for non-profit art galleries, but the principles address the commercial gallery or small museum as well. It is intended to serve as a guide.

Author(s): Wuthnow, Robert
Date of Publication: Apr 30, 2003

Robert Wuthnow shows how music and art are revitalizing churches and religious life across the nation in this first-ever consideration of the relationship between religion and the arts.

Author(s): Malley, Sharon M.; Dattilo, John; Gast, David
Date of Publication: Jul 31, 2002

Single-subject multiple probe designs were employed in two studies with 5 young adults who had a dual diagnosis of mental retardation and mental illness. The aim was to determine effects of instruction designed to teach visual arts activity skills and promote personal expressiveness on acquisition, maintenance, and generalization of these skills and behaviors associated with these persons' mental health.

Author(s): ArtTable
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1988

Summary of a panel discussion organized by ArtTable, Inc., a national organization for professional women in the visual arts, on the topic of the impact of government on the arts; money, legislation, censorship, held at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, October 2, 1989. Participants include Frederieke Taylor, Mary Schmidt Campbell, John Walsh, Roger Mandle, Mary Rose Oakar, Barbara Hoffman, Gregory Jenner, Alfonse D'Amato, Schuyler Chapin, Kitty Carlisle Hart, Charles Schumer, Ted Berger, Judith Tannenbaum, George Weissman, Wendy Luers, Kinshasha Conwill and Van Kirk Reeves.

Author(s): Yablonsky, Linda
Date of Publication: Oct 31, 2003

The author discusses exhibitions by artists who have abandoned the privacy of their studios to create their work in public.

Author(s): Dubin, Steven C.
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1992

The author examines censorship of the arts by both liberal and conservative groups.

Author(s): Parkhurst, Charles
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1974

The author examines the practical workings of the art museum. This careful study discusses the influences of such factors as humidity and expertise on the organization and appearance of museums.

Author(s): Dubin, Steven C.
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1985

The author examines the relationship between artists and the social control of the state when the state supports them. He looks at the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in the 1930s and the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) in the 1970s-1980s.

Author(s): Sullivan, Kathleen M.
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1990

The author explores the First Amendment aspects of the content restrictions on the grant-making process and other constitutional issues raised by the NEA controversy.