Many many thanks to the New Jersey arts activists who joined over 500 others on Capitol Hill to advocate for increased federal funding for the arts on April 1. So many of us benefit from NEA funding and do not even realize it!
Thanks go to David Gray of the New Brunswick Cultural Center, John Devol of Arts Horizons, [ … ] Read more
There were 19 of us in Washington DC for National Arts Advocacy Day on March 12-13. We spent Monday learning about the issues–from funding for the National Endowment on the Arts to tax law affecting artists and charitable contributions, to the reauthorization of NCLB or ESEA (No Child Left Behind aka the Elementary & Secondary Education Act). Monday night we [ … ] Read more
People want to live where the quality of life is high- cultural tourism policy development #chtexchange(about 1 hour ago)
Avg museum fee $7, 35% are free, trusted source of info, value is authenticity #chtexchange(about 2 hours ago)
850 mil visitors to museums last yr, 130 mil to sport events #chtexchange(about 2 hours ago)