Arts Research Monitor articles, category = Other topics

This report summarizes survey research conducted in the fall of 1998 into the community connections of arts attendees and participants in five American communities
The inquiry finds challenges in Australia's arts and crafts sector that appear to be quite similar to those in Canada, including the need for fewer "economic uncertainties" for artists, higher status within their communities, more opportunities to sell and exhibit their art, and increased capacity among organizations in the sector.
This article in the Statistics Canada publication Focus on Culture paints quite a bleak picture of the state of non-profit performing arts organizations in Canada in the 1990s...
This issue of The NASAA Advocate from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies is a useful summary of the burgeoning body of American research into the impact of the arts on education, youth at risk, business, tourism, and economic development.
This recent economic impact analysis by Americans for the Arts is derived from detailed arts organization and attendee survey data in 91 cities in 34 US states. Input/output tables are used to estimate the economic impact in each of the 91 communities.
This report, which follows the Australian Major Performing Arts Inquiry of 1999, was commissioned to examine the factors influencing the artistic and financial position of small to medium sized performing arts organizations in Australia.
The National Governors' Association has prepared this summary paper of case studies of state arts education programs for youth, including at-risk and incarcerated youth.