Author(s): Lon Dubinsky and W.F. Garrett-Petts
Date of Publication: Oct 31, 2002

This paper focuses on the cultural future of small cities and on how cultural and arts organizations work together (or fail to work together) in a small city setting.

Author(s): al Chalabi, Margery
Date of Publication: Aug 31, 2002

In this paper, the author discusses the most recent change affecting American central cities and their downtowns the cultural renaissance.

Author(s): Strom, Elizabeth
Date of Publication: Aug 31, 2002

The importance of cultural institutions to contemporary revitalization efforts in U.S. cities is attributed to several factors, including cities' dependence on their consumption economies, cultural institutions' interest in improving their surroundings, and cultural institutions' abilities to draw on serious and popular art forms.

Author(s): Healy, Kieran
Date of Publication: Jul 01, 2002

In this article I review and evaluate recent work that argues for the rising importance of the cultural sector, and creativity in general, in the context of the new economy.

Author(s): Schussman, Aland and Healy, Kieran
Date of Publication: Jun 27, 2002

This annotated bibliography focuses on broader issues about the new economy and how to understand it.

Author(s): Mara Walker and Johanna Misey Boyer
Date of Publication: Jun 01, 2002

A Report from the First Joint Convention of Americans for the Arts and the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies

Author(s): Williams, Jennifer
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2001

This report is based on a two-and-a-half-day workshop held from the 24th to the 26th of June 2001 at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The topic of the workshop was Research in the Arts and Cultural Industries in the U.S. and in Europe.

Author(s): Mark J. Stern and Susan C. Seifert
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2001

This evaluation report from the Culture Builds Communities Project reviews a four-year comprehensive community grant program. The goals of this program were to both increase participation in the arts and to foster community building through the arts and culture.

Author(s): Connolly, Paul and Hinand Cady, Marcelle
Date of Publication: May 31, 2001

This handbook suggests strategies for improving an organizations ability for increasing arts and cultural participation in their community.

Author(s): Megan C. McShane
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2000

This paper provides a close reading of "Flow City," an ecological public art installation by Mierle Laderman Ukeles in the Fresh Kills landsfill site, New York City.