Overview of Art & Design at NightContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/20/2018
From night owls to evening hour commuters, the nighttime plays host to opportunities for engaging the public, but how does programming for the night differ from the daytime? In this webinar, we will hear from an expert in nighttime design to provide basics to plan art programs for the evening hours. With a focus on festivals, watch this webinar to learn some basic ideas on planning for community engagement at night.
Member Briefing: A Closer Look at the Aesthetics Perspective Framework and Measuring ImpactContains 2 Component(s)
Join us for this member only briefing!
Tools of the Trade: What Happens After a Disaster? Help Self-Employed Artists and MoreContains 2 Component(s)
Recent disasters including Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria and the wildfires in California underscore the need to support and strengthen our national recovery framework, including tool recovery for self-employed workers, such as musicians, carpenters, landscapers, and craft artists.
Demystifying the Public Art Deaccession ProcessContains 2 Component(s)
Removing a public artwork from a collection requires a process and a well-developed policy. In this webinar, hear from a public art administrator who has created and tested a deaccession policy for her public art program. Learn how she developed the policy and hear examples of her process in practice.
Basics in Addressing Damaged Public ArtworksContains 2 Component(s)
From weather changes and unplanned civic engagement artworks in the public realm can face a range of damages on a regular basis. So, what do you do when your faced with a damaged artwork, but don’t have immediate access to professional services? In this webinar, we hear from a public art conservator on tips and tricks to help maintain a damaged artwork until help arrives, albeit by artist or conservator.
Special Edition Member Briefing: An Overview of Disaster Response Information and ResourcesContains 2 Component(s)
Join Americans for the Arts to discuss...
Arts Education for LGBT YouthContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/14/2017
Recently, many policies have been enacted at the state and federal level, which deal with LGBT youth in schools. The arts have long been a safe haven for LGBT youth and research shows the impact of arts education for young people who identify as LGBT. What is the role of the arts in the education of LGBT youth? How do we enact policies of equity to address these issues? As an arts education supporter, connect with experts in this field, learn the language of the work, and identify new ideas to inform your path forward.
Arts Education: English Language LearnersContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/13/2017
English Language Learners are a growing student population in Americans schools. Recently, many policies and increasing amounts of research is being conducted on ELLs. What is the role of the arts in the education of ELLs? How do we enact policies of equity? As an arts education supporter, connect with experts in this field, learn the language of the work, and identify new ideas to inform your path forward.
Arts Education for Students with DisabilitiesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/12/2017
It is widely believed that the arts can provide a pathway to enhance learning for students with disabilities. Recently, many policies and increasing amounts of research has been conducted on the impact of arts education for students with disabilities. What is the role of the arts in the education of students with disabilities? How do we enact policies of equity to address these issues? As an arts education supporter, connect with experts in this field, learn the language of the work, and identify new ideas to inform your path forward.
Arts Education for Incarcerated YouthContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/11/2017
Arts education should be offered wherever young people are, including jails or detention centers. Recently, many policies and increasing amounts of research is being conducted on the impact of arts education in transforming the juvenile justice system. What is the role of the arts in the education of incarcerated young people? How do we enact policies of equity to address these issues? As an arts education supporter, connect with experts in this field, learn the language of the work, and identify new ideas to inform your path forward.
Special Edition Member Briefing: Arts, History, and Community DialogueContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/22/2017
Join Americans for the Arts to discuss...
Special Edition Member Briefing: Visual Artists Rights Act (VARA)Contains 2 Component(s)
Join Americans for the Arts and PAN Council Chair and lawyer Sarah Conley Odenkirk to discuss the implications of the Visual Artists Rights Act (VARA)
Member Briefing: Americans for the Arts Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion UpdateContains 2 Component(s)
Member Briefing: Americans for the Arts Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Update
Member Briefing: Arts, Immigration, and Sanctuary CitiesContains 2 Component(s)
Join us for this member only debrief on arts, immigration, and sanctuary cities . Speak directly with the VP of Government Affairs & the Director of Local Arts Services. Sign up, call-in, and join the discussion!
Introduction to Digital Storytelling as a Community Arts Practice for Social ChangeContains 3 Component(s)
StoryCenter's Amy Hill will highlight the theoretical basis for working with personal stories as tools for change; provide an overview of StoryCenter’s internationally-recognized Digital Storytelling Workshop methodology; and share case study examples of effective community arts and justice projects from the past several years.
Member Briefing: Arts & the Affordable Care ActContains 3 Component(s)
Join us for this member only debrief on our Statement on Arts and the Affordable Care Act. Speak directly with the VP of Government Affairs & the VP of Research. Sign up, call-in, and join the discussion!
Branding for Artists Demystified: Are you doing it right?Contains 2 Component(s)
Artists, are you wondering how to define your unique brand and how to use it to promote your work to reach your big goals?
Member Briefing: AFTA’s Strategy for Defending the NEAContains 3 Component(s)
AFTA’s Strategy for Defending the NEA
Digital Overview - Arts Marketing and Audience Engagement in the 21st Century: Building the Capacity of Pennsylvania’s Cultural SectorContains 1 Component(s)
Digital Overview: Arts Marketing and Audience Engagement in the 21st Century: Building the Capacity of Pennsylvania’s Cultural Sector is a two-year capacity-building initiative, funded by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, that supports, strengthens and advances the arts marketing and audience engagement skills of arts and cultural professionals.
Equitable Grantmaking: Virtual ConversationContains 3 Component(s)
Creating equitable access and supporting the residents and visitors to your county can be a challenge. With so much focus on multi-cultural relationships and community engagement, how do you consider the best options for investing support and where to invest that support?
Arts Advocacy Best Practices with Senator Stan RosenbergContains 4 Component(s)
Join Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg as he guides arts advocates and supporters through his best practices for effective arts advocacy.
Virtual Conversations: Emerging Leaders NetworksContains 5 Component(s)
Are you running a Emerging Leader Network? Interested in starting one? Join us for a series of calls with active or prospective network leads to share network building best practices and troubleshoot common issues.
The CREATE Act: Artists, Entrepreneurs, and the Creative EconomyContains 2 Component(s)
Attendees will learn more about the provisions in the CREATE Act and how the bill seeks to empower artists and those in the creative economy across the country.
BCA 10 Businesses in Action 2016Contains 2 Component(s)
Learn how businesses are partnering with the arts programmatically to fuel community development, and determine the best tools, talking points, and approaches for starting conversations with businesses in your community
Virtual Conversation: Cultural Tourism – Funding, Measurements and WhyContains 2 Component(s)
Join us for an informative and lively discussion around the impact of cultural tourism and how to evaluate efforts.
Virtual Conversations: Community Engagement Resource Exchange (CERE)Contains 2 Component(s)
A virtual gathering for arts professionals focused on community engagement.
Local Arts Agencies in America: 2015 LAA Census ResultsContains 2 Component(s)
In this webinar, participants will explore the 2015 LAA Census results and get tips on how to incorporate the data to help your organization’s case making efforts.
Virtual Conversation: Arts in Transit & Transportation ProjectsContains 2 Component(s)
A Review & Discussion of New Federal Changes Impacting the Arts in Local Transit and Transportation Projects in Your Communities & What You Can Do
Winning WebsitesContains 2 Component(s)
Optimizing your website for your customer doesn't have to mean a complete redesign. We'll take a look at data showing how people interact with websites as well as case studies of successful design to help you adjust your website for maximum usability. You'll also learn what Google Analytics data you should be looking at regularly to determine the efficacy of your website.
Engaging And Welcoming People With Disabilities To Our Arts OrganizationsContains 2 Component(s)
This webinar will explore misconceptions, assumptions and fears we have about disability. If we want to welcome people with disabilities to our arts organizations, then we need to better understand the barriers they encounter, the attitudes they face and other issues that prevent their full participation. This webinar will consider disability from a community/multi-cultural perspective, providing suggestions on how to create relationships with different segments of the disability community. Join me for an open and honest conversation about disability.
Local Arts Agencies & BusinessesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/17/2016
In this webinar hear why local arts agencies around the country made working with business a priority, how they incorporated the work into their existing programming, and how it's helped to move the work of the rest of the organization forward.
Social Justice Funders Supporting Arts for ChangeContains 2 Component(s)
In recent research on arts and social change grantmaking, Animating Democracy has focused a lens on private funders whose primary purpose is to advance social justice and who are supporting arts and culture as contributors to healthy equitable communities.
Arts Leadership Digital Classroom: Coaching for Adaptive LeadersContains 7 Component(s)
Basic coaching skills to help you become a more Adaptive Leader,
Webinar Series: Arts Education: What You Need to KnowContains 7 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/18/2015
Each year there are new buzzwords which affect arts education.
Arts Education & BusinessContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/16/2015
This webinar, a collaboration between the Arts Education and Private Sector Initiatives staff at Americans for the Arts, will focus on successful partnerships between the arts education field and businesses.
The View of Public Art Through the Lens of a Commercial Real Estate BrokerContains 2 Component(s)
The View of Public Art Through the Lens of a Commercial Real Estate Broker
Local Arts Basics – Creative Economy (What’s the Big Idea?)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/18/2015
Local arts agencies are being asked more and more about the creative economy in their community. This webinar will focus on what is the creative economy and is there a difference between economic development and the creative economy?
Series: Arts Deployed: A Practical Guide to Support Arts, Health, and Well-Being Across the Military ContinuumContains 5 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/08/2015
Americans for the Arts and the American Legion Auxiliary have joined forces to create a three part guide for starting a dialogue in your community to engage military service members, veterans, their families and caregivers through the arts to facilitate healing and well-being.
Series: How To Use the Arts Education Advocacy E-Books in Your CommunityContains 5 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/06/2015
Over the past year, Americans for the Arts has published a series of four e-books about advocacy for arts education. Each e-book covers a specific topic, ensuring that arts education supporters like you are equipped with the knowledge, statistics, and case-making techniques needed to effectively communicate with decision-makers.
2015 Creative Industries Reports: Putting the Data to Work in Your CommunityContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/15/2015
The Creative Industries study provides a research-based approach to measuring the size and scope of the arts industry in relation to the entire national economy.
Input To Action: Using Your Collected Data EffectivelyContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/25/2015
Now more than ever, there are effective and manageable means for measuring audience engagement and marketing reach regularly, giving marketers a sounding board for what is and isn't working in programming and outreach.
National Cultural District Exchange: A Resource ToolContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/04/2015
Americans for the Arts is launching the National Cultural District Exchange-a new national tool on cultural districts. This webinar will teach you how to navigate this new tool.
The Art of Storytelling: Crafting a Narrative To Support Your BrandContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 01/28/2015
As arts marketers, we are constantly searching for compelling ways to invite people to experience our products. While branding is the method by which we shape others' ideas about our organizations or work, one of the most powerful ways to create authenticity in that image-crafting is creating a compelling story and voice to share that narrative.
BCA 10 Businesses in ActionContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 12/03/2014
Each year the BCA 10 honors ten businesses that have been exceptional partners with the arts. These companies set the standard of excellence and serve as role models for other businesses to follow. Join us and hear directly from three 2014 honorees about why they partner with the arts and learn how to create successful partnerships with the businesses in your community.
2014 Post-Election Analysis on the ArtsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/20/2014
In this webinar, the Government Affairs staff of Americans for the Arts will provide a comprehensive analysis of federal, state and local election results and ballot initiatives, and what impact those results will have on the future of the arts and arts education.
ArtsEd Navigator: 5 easy ways to support arts education locallyContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/12/2014
Join this webinar for an overview of the ArtsEd navigator series, to see some highlights from the e-books, and get some tips on how to utilize the e-books to more effectively make the case for arts education.
Arts Education: A Shared ResponsibilityContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/17/2014
Is our goal to advocate for arts education that is only or primarily taught by certified educators? Or, is a mix of instruction by arts specialists, teaching artists, and general classroom teachers truly best?
Series: Business Speak: Can We Talk?Contains 7 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/23/2014
Partnering with the business community no longer means just asking for money. Learn how to effectively talk to business leaders, marketing departments, human resource personnel and other decision makers within the business environment about how to develop mutually beneficial projects.
Building Arts Marketing Skills for Independent ArtistsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/19/2014
This unique webinar specifically designed for independent artists focuses on essential questions about the marketplace: How do you find new buyers? Have you clearly identified your target market? What emerging or new markets might you explore? How do you position yourself to stand out among the various arts and non-arts choices your potential customers face?
Arts Advocacy Day 2014: Advocacy 101Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/05/2014
Is this your first time attending National Arts Advocacy Day in Washington, DC? Want an insider's guide with helpful tips and strategies to prepare for your visit this year? Sign up now for a free Arts Advocacy 101 webinar to learn more about details, logistics, and tools you should know before you come to Washington, DC. Being informed is the first step to making sure Congress hears your voice for the arts!
Inside the NEA: A Look at 2014 local arts agency funding trends and opportunitiesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/05/2014
Join us as we welcome staff from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Local Arts Agencies / Challenge America Fast-Track programs who discuss local arts agency funding trends and opportunities at the NEA. We will also discuss the upcoming local arts agency census that Americans for the Arts will be conducting in collaboration with the NEA. Learn about this comprehensive survey designed to benchmark the financial health and programmatic trends of the richly varied, highly diverse, and extremely important work of the nation's 5,000 LAAs and the communities they serve.
Choosing Marketing Outlets that are Right for You and Letting Everything Else GoContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 01/29/2014
Between e-mail marketing, direct mail, a plethora of social media platforms, and buzz marketing aka "word-of-mouth," marketing, how do you understand what's working and what's not? First, you need to have a good understanding on the no-nonsense approach to the ROI, or Return on Investment of your marketing techniques: With this simple and powerful tool, not only will you be able to understand what's working and what's not in your marketing efforts, but you will be able to prove the value of your efforts. In this webinar, we will discuss the latest marketing outlets and how arts organizations are using them successfully. Then, we will introduce the key concepts of marketing ROI, basic calculations and metrics, and help you initiate a marketing measurement plan.
What’s Happening with STEAM: A Discussion with Diverse SectorsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 12/02/2013
In coordination with the U.S. House of Representatives' STEAM Caucus co-chaired by Reps. Aaron Schock (R-IL) and Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Americans for the Arts will bring together STEAM leaders in diverse sectors, including academic, industry, government, and education fields to discuss briefly their work with STEAM and respond to a moderated question to build a conversation and showcase STEAM as a movement the public can join.
Series: Cultural, Arts, and Entertainment DistrictsContains 3 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/24/2013
Two part webinar on understanding and planning cultural, arts, and entertainment districts.
Advancing Arts Education through an Expanded School DayContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/18/2013
Advancing Arts Education through an Expanded School Day: Lessons from Five Schools presents case studies of five schools utilizing the longer student and teacher days to prioritize time for arts education as they work to improve overall academic instruction and focus on individual student achievement. Join our panelists to learn more about the report, the work happening in these five schools, and how your community can implement the lessons learned from schools using an expanded day.
Be the Change You Want to See in Your Arts Organization: Reaching Diverse AudiencesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/08/2013
Many arts organization know that they want to expand their reach and grow their audiences, but they don't know where to start. In this webinar, you'll learn why in order to see change within your arts organization, YOU need to become a change agent. We will explore the tools and technology to reach new, diverse audiences: reaching across demographics, different income levels, and education levels.
Embracing Business Unusual: Developing Innovative Responses to Audience Engagement ChallengesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/25/2013
Explore and learn from arts organizations that have experimented with innovative approaches to audience engagement, including participatory programming, contests, and crowdsourcing. Hear from Karina Mangu-Ward, Director of Activating Innovation at EmcArts, Mike Murawski Director of Education and Public Programs at the Portland Art Museum, and a finalist from the 2013 ArtsFwd Business Unusual Challenge about how to let go of old assumptions and adapt to the challenges of our new era.
Are you Prepared? Emergency PreparednessContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/04/2013
None of us want to believe that "it" could happen to our arts organization - our passion, our labor of love, our career, and our future. Reality happens. Whether "it" is a hurricane, technology failure, scandal, fire or flood, accident or crime, pandemic, tornado, or physical infrastructure failure, crises can and do occur, which is why preparedness is key to sustainability. As we face constant natural and made disasters, do you have a plan? Is your data safe? Join us as we learn about how local arts agencies are preparing for disasters? What you need to know.
An Introduction to the Engagement SpectrumContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/27/2013
Take a closer look at participation conditions and behaviors to consider when developing audience engagement programming. Artist and engagement strategist Rachel Grossman will review categories of participant-types, environmental factors, and communication tools, and share examples of tactics and activities with multiple points of entry for a range of audience members. This webinar will also provide insight into drawing connecting threads from your artistic programming to your marketing and advertising.
Blueprint for Public Art and Placemaking: An Introduction to Developing Creative Communities through ArtContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/01/2013
What is creative placemaking? What is public art? How do the two combined create vibrant public spaces that are engaging, often interactive and transform communities? This webinar will provide an introduction to developing enduring, creative places that incorporate retail, street life, and both temporary and permanent public art for all to enjoy.
MAP-21: Opportunities for the Arts and TransportationContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/09/2013
In this webinar we will hear from art and transportation experts who will review current MAP-21 legislation outlining transportation enhancement funding. Presenters will cover a range of project types that serve as models for implementation in your community.
Series: Evaluation in Action! 2013Contains 5 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/27/2013
While arts practitioners may never conduct scientific-level evaluations, most do want to understand the links between program activities and outcomes in order to tell powerful stories of impact.
From Reactionary to Anticipatory: Tips & Tools for (Effective) Local Arts AdvocacyContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/21/2013
Are you and your organization prepared to be an effective arts advocate?
New Responses to Old Complaints: Addressing Changing Customer Expectations Using New and Old TechnologiesContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/12/2013
Remember the days when all your ticket buyers called you when they wanted tickets? Remember when you had to pick up the phone to call them when you wanted something? Many subscribers and ticket buyers still respond to this traditional model but many of your website visitors and those aware of your organization's presence on social media have different expectations. Some of them buy and some of them don't. Learn from some real-life customer service challenges and nightmares and how you can use some new (and some old) technologies to holistically respond to these differing expectations.
A Look at the Future of Dynamic PricingContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/04/2013
Recent studies argue that there are too many venues and arts organizations are struggling with capitalization. All of this, plus other bottom-line issues, puts more pressure on earned income. Many arts organizations have begun to use dynamic pricing to help boost earned income, but it is often a blunt instrument. We will discuss best practices in dynamic pricing that go into deeper analysis, show how small changes can bring large gains, and how outside influences such as consumer psychology, management of the customer experience, internal and external communications, and price elasticity all play a part in sophisticated, successful dynamic pricing strategies.
Series: Understanding Arts Education Constituents' RolesContains 7 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/15/2012
Seven part series on Arts Education Constituents and their roles.
Award Winning Arts and Business Partnerships (The pARTnership Movement series 2012)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/14/2012
Each year the BCA 10 honors ten businesses that have been exceptional partners with the arts organizations in their communities.
Inside a Museum TurnaroundContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/09/2012
Nina Simon, known for her popular blog Museum 2.0, has been acclaimed for her visionary approach to engaging the public in cultural institutions to make them more dynamic, relevant, essential places.
Building Partnerships with Business: Employee Engagement and the Arts (The pARTnership Movement series)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/19/2012
Even in the current economy, businesses are still searching for innovative ways to recruit and retain employees. Hear from businesses that recognize the arts can help solve these issues. Learn from arts organizations and human resource managers who have successfully partnered for mutual success.
2012 Creative Conversations: Emerging Leaders and Community LeadershipContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/12/2012
In June 2012, Americans for the Arts hosted our first Emerging Leaders Preconference in 7 years. The theme centered on the arts administrator's role in the broader community, providing attendees the opportunity to discover the path from arts professional to community leader. Join us on this webinar to discuss ideas for hosting your 2012 Creative Conversation including hosting best practices, topic ideas, and Emerging Leader Network engagement.
Digital Marketing: Today’s Most Actionable Direct Response ToolContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/22/2012
In the context of today's rapidly shifting media environment, learn current best practices and tips for targeting both existing and prospective new patrons where they gather online, plus how to deliver compelling campaigns that build engagement and result in measurable transactions.
Public Art Evaluation: Principles & Methodology for Measuring Social ImpactContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/16/2012
When public art administrators are asked to make the case for their program, it is beneficial for them to look at both the economic and social impact of the artworks within the larger urban, social and cultural context.
The Psychology of Social Media: Using Human Behavior to Drive Online InteractionsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/24/2012
Nobody wants to take the last donut on the conference room table (people will go as far as to cut it in half just so they won't be the last one).
Incorporating Digital Marketing Into Your Fundraising PlanContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/20/2012
Your donors are online, and your fundraising strategy must reflect this reality. As your organization's demographics change, so must your tactics for reaching new members in order to cultivate them into active supporters and, eventually, long-term donors.
Reclaiming the F-Word: Folk Arts, Shifting Populations & Civic EngagementContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/14/2012
In this webinar, we will explore the importance of folk and traditional arts, highlighting how they connect individuals to their communities, foster dialogue between groups, and build cultural and civic capacity.
Building Partnerships with Business: Arts-Based Training Programs (The pARTnership Movement Series)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/22/2012
Partnering with local businesses to help build employee engagement and enhance teamwork, arts organizations have successfully developed and launched arts-based training programs for businesses.
Come Visit My Silo: Marketing and Development Working Together to Build Patron LoyaltyContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/08/2012
In January 2011, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater embarked upon a new cross-department initiative to build patron loyalty and lifetime value.
Getting Big Results: Arts Partnerships with Small and Midsized Businesses (The pARTnership Movement Series)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/24/2012
The 2010 Business Committee for the Arts National Survey of Business Support to the Arts found that small and mid-size businesses more than ever contribute a larger share of arts dollars compared to large businesses.
The Controversy Conundrum: Public Art Advocacy and Communication Strategies to Keep Your Program ThrivingContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/22/2012
What art controversy are you dealing with this week?
Roadmap to The pARTnership Movement (The pArtnership Movement Series)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/15/2012
This webinar will provide a detailed examination of to the pARTnership Movement—a new Americans for the Arts program that aims to strengthen relationships between business and the arts.
Marketing Technology Fads: How to Give your Fluff SubstanceContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/13/2012
Technology advances so quickly that arts professionals are presented with seemingly useful marketing tools every month or few weeks.
Think Locally - Act Globally: How Local Arts Agencies are Acting on the Global StageContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 12/07/2011
Driven by increased global connectivity and changing domestic demographics leading to more diverse communities, international cultural engagement is happening in our own neighborhoods through community efforts and the support of local arts agencies.
Award Winning Arts and Business Partnerships (2011)Contains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/16/2011
Each year the BCA 10 honors ten businesses that have been exceptional partners with arts organizations in their communities.
Transitioning into the Arts Sector: Nailing the InterviewContains 2 Component(s)
Are you looking for a job in arts administration? This webinar is a part of the Job Seekers Series and a follow-up to Transitioning into the Arts Sector in this Economy, when we discussed how to make your resume and cover letter stand out.
Midwife, Drill Sergeant, Curator, Oracle: The Roles of a Public Art Project ManagerContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/26/2011
Two project managers and two artists discuss building successful relationships and developing skills sets that lead to the best art project while cultivating creative thinking and problem solving.
Creative Conversation: Community Engagement in the ArtsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/25/2011
How do you change the conversation in your community by activating creativity to engage residents and increase participation in community events?
Pricing Strategies to Attract Audiences and Keep Them Coming Back for MoreContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 10/19/2011
We know that prices have an important influence on who buys tickets, and how often.
Working Together for Arts Education: Local Arts Agencies & Teaching ArtistsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/07/2011
Join us for a presentation discussing best practices for local arts agencies when working with teaching artists and vice versa. The webinar will include managing mutual expectations, contracts, and more.
Strategies for Engaging Businesses with the ArtsContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/13/2011
Interested in creating stronger partnerships with businesses in your community? Join in a discussion with field leaders on how your organization can become more engaged with your business community.
Trend or Tipping Point: A New Report on Arts & Social Change GrantmakingContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/11/2011
Join Barbara Schaffer Bacon and Pam Korza as they share the findings of the 2010 report, Trend or Tipping Point: Arts & Social Change Grantmaking.
Going Green: How to Align Public Art with Green Building and InfrastructureContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/04/2011
Increasingly, various levels of government are demanding that new and retrofitted public buildings and urban infrastructure meet green standards.
Transitioning into the Arts Sector in this EconomyContains 2 Component(s)
Are you looking for a job in arts administration?
Not Here, Not Now, Not That!: Protest in Art and Culture in AmericaContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/06/2011
In the late 1990s Angels in America, Tony Kushner's epic play about homosexuality and AIDS in the Reagan era, toured the country, inspiring protests in a handful of cities while others received it warmly.
How to Partner with your Local Chamber of CommerceContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 03/23/2011
The Business Committee for the Arts 2010 National Survey of Business Support to the Arts found that small and mid-sized companies contribute a larger share of philanthropic dollars to the arts than large companies.
Intrinsic Impact: New Approaches to Audience and Visitor FeedbackContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/16/2011
How can arts organizations better understand and communicate the true value of their programs?
Creative Conversations: How to Host an Event in Your CommunityContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/16/2010
Want to find out how you can host a Creative Conversation event in your community?
Increasing Demand for the Arts: A Talk with Marketing MastersContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 09/14/2010
The National Arts Marketing Project Conference has designed a brand new pre-conference that gathers 10 Marketing Masters to share breakthrough ideas in audience engagement and reveal the challenges they still face.
Starting and Sustaining a Local Emerging Leaders NetworkContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/05/2010
Local Emerging Leader networks come in all shapes and sizes.
Regionalization: Working Together to Advance the Arts and Culture in DC, MD, and VAContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/05/2010
Arts leaders from communities across the country are working with their colleagues from neighboring areas to share marketing resources that build awareness of the vast cultural assets and advance tourism within their region.
Marketing for the Independent Artist: How to Advance Your Career and Build Your BusinessContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/18/2010
Attention Artists! Take control of your own marketing by learning what it can and can't do for your careers.
Leadership in Tough TimesContains 2 Component(s)
Americans for the Arts President and CEO Robert L. Lynch will moderate a discussion on the strategic questions that savvy arts leaders consider when facing a major challenge—changes in the economy, content controversy, funding crises, and more.