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The Social Media Bubble

Devon Smith, nonprofit manager and author of the always interesting "24 Usable Hours: Where Numbers Meets Art" bog, recently posted her thoughts from the Americans for the Arts Half Century Summit about social media related sessions. S...more

artists   technology   Jul 6, 2010 • Views:8544 • Comments: 0


Berkeley Repertory Theatre Diversifies Workforce

"I finally realized that if Berkeley Rep wanted to look different, we had to act different. We decided to dive into a proactive diversity initiative," says Susan Medak, managing director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre in Americans for the Ar...more

diversity   Aug 9, 2010 • Views:4433 • Comments: 0


Making the Case for Arts Support on NPR's Marketplace

Randy Cohen, Vice President of Local Arts Advancement for Americans for the Arts spoke with Bill Radke on National Public Radio's Marketplace program about support for the arts during difficult financial times. Hear how a leading arts advocat...more

advocacy   Sep 8, 2010 • Views:4867 • Comments: 0


Great New Advocacy Tool

Americans for the Arts' State Arts Agency Appropriations Tracker Find out what’s happening in your state with state arts agency appropriations with the click of a button. Americans for the Arts has developed a new section on their webs...more

advocacy   Mar 30, 2011 • Views:3760 • Comments: 0


Top 10 Reasons to Support the Arts

by Randy Cohen, Vice President of Research and Policy, Americans for the Arts "I was recently asked by a major biz leader for '10 reasons to support the arts.' He needed the points to help him pull an 8-figure investment for a new arts cen...more

advocacy   Apr 27, 2011 • Views:10405 • Comments: 0


The Arts Education Field Guide

Arts Education Advocates: Check out Americans for the Arts' resource: The Arts Education Field Guide The Arts Education Field Guild has two parts: The first is a summary brochure that will help you know who the key players an...more

education   advocacy   Apr 5, 2012 • Views:5428 • Comments: 0


Lobbying 101 Training Videos from Americans for the Arts

Americans for the Arts created several short videos on advocacy basics  featuring AFTA staff that are a great way for new arts advocates to start to build their understanding of federal government processes and lobbying. The videos r...more

advocacy   Apr 26, 2012 • Views:4079 • Comments: 0


AFTA webinars

 Americans for the Arts offers a series of webinars that work to interpret and explain how the field of art education is shaped by a variety of influences, including citizens, students, parents, arts organizations, policy makers, and government ...more

education   Jun 20, 2012 • Views:3198 • Comments: 0