The Americans for the Arts Annual Conference was held June 14-16 in Pittsburgh, and as our Director of Community Engagement, Karen, said there is something so refreshing and inspiring about being in a room with a thousand people who just inherently “get” you. Everyone there understands the necessity of art. Everyone there appreciates the importance […]
First off, I have been attending National Arts Advocacy Day since 1996. To say this was the best one yet really means something considering I’ve heard amazing Nancy Hanks lectures by Wendy Wasserstein, Kevin Spacey, Frank Rich, Ken Burns, and Wynton Marsalis, to name a few. New Jersey had an amazing group of arts advocates […]
WE ARE SORRY TO SAY THAT DUE TO A LACK OF EARLY RESERVATIONS, WE HAVE TO CANCEL OUR EVENT, INSPIRING WOMEN: A CELEBRATION OF VISUAL & CULINARY ARTS. OUR ONLINE AUCTION WILL REMAIN OPEN SO PLEASE CONSIDER MAKING A BID TO SUPPORT ArtPride NJ AND OUR PROGRAMS. THANK YOU. Art and food go together like […]
The amount of information out there is as staggering as the relief efforts, but not yet as overwhelming as the ongoing effects of Hurricane Sandy. We want to make sure New Jersey artists and arts groups do not get missed, and are represented at the table when disaster relief funding is discussed. We know the […]
Posted on September 19, 2011 by ArtPride in Category Advocacy
It’s show night at your local theater. The symphony is in town. Your favorite museum is opening a new exhibition. When the stage is set, the artwork is hung and the performers are waiting in the wings, audiences aren’t the only ones excited to have the arts in their community. From schoolchildren and arts workers […]
Posted on November 6, 2009 by ArtPride in Category Advocacy
Just in case you missed it from our numerous pre Election Day postings and alerts, here is candidate Christie’s position paper on the arts. If you go to the Art Pride web site, you can also find the podcast from WBGO-FM’s guberatorial debate and listen in! Chris Christie Supports the Arts Chris Christie believes in the […]
We learned in 2000 that New Jersey’s non profit arts community generates over $1.5 billion each year. That comes from direct spending by arts institutions on salary, products and services AND the indirect spending of patrons who attend arts events throughout the State. The average spending of patrons outside of the price of admission to […]
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Here We Come Art-Wassailing Posted on 12/16/14 in Arts Education, Building Audience Participation, Community, Creativity and Innovation, Discover Jersey Arts, Emerging Arts Leaders, New Jersey Arts We've all been hearing holiday music since before Thanksgiving, and while we may get tired Read More
Burgio/Rittenhouse Memorial Fund Posted on 12/9/14 in Advocacy, Americans for the Arts, ArtPride New Jersey Foundation, civic action, Community, Emerging Arts Leaders, funding Last year we launched a new way to support ArtPride NJ and grow tomorrow’s advocates Read More
NJEAL at NAMP Posted on 12/3/14 in Advocacy, Americans for the Arts, ArtPride New Jersey Foundation, Building Audience Participation, Community, Creativity and Innovation, Cultural Exchange, Emerging Arts Leaders, New Jersey Arts, Nonprofits, Technology
by Marisa Benson
I was looking for inspiration...the National Arts Marketing Project Conference was it!
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#GivingTuesday2014 Posted on 12/2/14 in Advocacy, ArtPride New Jersey Foundation, Arts & Healthcare, Arts Education, Building Audience Participation, Community, Creativity and Innovation, Cultural Exchange, Discover Jersey Arts, Economy, Emerging Arts Leaders, funding, New Jersey Arts, NJ Arts Jobs, NJ Tourism Industry Association, Nonprofits It's the most wonderful time of the year!
The sparkling decorations, the chill that makes hot Read More