The Arts and Aging: Building the Science

February 2013
Prepared by Mary Kent and rose Li, rose Li and Associates, Inc.

Advancing Equity in Arts and Cultural Grantmaking: Perspectives from Five Funders

February 2012
F. Javier Torres, John McGuirk, Edwin Torres, Carlton Turner, Consuella Brown
Published in: GIA Reader, Vol 23, No 1 (Winter 2012)

Still Kicking: Aging Performing Artists in NYC and LA Metro Areas: Information on Artists IV

June 2011
Joan Jeffri, with contributions from Martin Y. Iguchi and William Penrose

Culture Connects All: Rethinking Audiences in Times of Demographic Change

April 2011
Partners for Livable Communities
Culture Connects All, benchmark report published by Partners for Livable Communities and funded by MetLife Foundation, offers new audience-building opportunities for arts and cultural organizations to engage two of America’s fastest growing populations: older adults and immigrant populations.

Age and arts participation: A case against demographic destiny

February 2011
Mark J. Stern
Mark Stern, University of Pennsylvania, analyzes the relationship between age and arts participation in the Survey of Public Participation in the Arts data for 1982, 1992, 2002, and 2008. The report concludes that age and year of birth are poor predictors of arts participation and that the age distribution of art-goers now generally mirrors that of the U.S. adult population. February 2011. 88 pp.