Arts Research

July 31, 2004 by admin
2002, 100 pages. The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation and the Judith Rothschild Foundation, 830 North Tejon St., Suite 120, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, (719) 635-3220, www.sharpeartfdn.org Read More...
July 31, 2004 by admin
What roles will arts and cultural organizations and funders play in the November 2004 election? Read More...
July 31, 2004 by admin
Through the ages artists with disabilities have been important to our history and culture. Beethoven was deaf, Van Gogh was mentally ill, El Greco was visually impaired. For the most part we do not associate them with their disability. We celebrate their lives for the gifts of music and art that they left in our midst. Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
Oh chestnut-tree, great-rooted blossomer,Are you the leaf, the blossom or the hole?O body swayed to music, O brightening glance,How can we know the dancer from the dance?  — by William Butler Yeats Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
Ensembles are marked by a sustained commitment to collaboration..... The ensemble process allows for the development of a distinctive artistic vision and language unique to all artists involved. — excerpt from the Flintridge Foundation theater mission Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
2003, 253 pages. Praeger, Westport, Connecticut, London, England, ISBN: 0-275-97013-2, hardback, $62.95 Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
2002, 20 pages. Americans for the Arts, 203.371.2830, www.AmericansForTheArts.org "When we hear talk about reducing support for the arts," writes Robert Lynch, president of Americans for the Arts, "we should ask: Who will make up for the lost economic activity?" The gist of the message of that group's Arts & Economic Prosperity report is simple and catchy: "the arts mean business." Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
July 2003, 25 pages. Project on Regional and Industrial Economics, Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota, 301 S. 19th Avenue, room 231, Minneapolis, MN 55455, (612) 625-8092 Download:    The Artistic Dividend (1.6Mb) Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
May 2003, 272 pages. Southern Illinois University Press, Robert A. Shanke, Theater in America Series, editor, 800-346-2680 or 618-453-2281, www.siu.edu/~siupress Read More...
December 31, 2003 by admin
"Without getting on a soapbox, I would say that dancing is as much a calling as it is anything else. Don't think of it as a career. You're stupid if you do. You've got to have something burning in your gut that you want to express." — Bill T. Jones “I don't want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance.” — George Balanchine Read More...