Americans for the Arts Cultural Equity Progress Report 2016-2018
This report compiles much of the work done by the Americans for the Arts staff between the adoption of the Statement on Cultural Equity in April 2016 and August 2018.
Demographics of the Local Arts Field, 2017
This report outlines the demographics of the local arts field based on responses from over 3,000 members of the field to 12 demographic questions. This research will be done every 2 years.
Strategies to Encourage Equitable Investment by Local Arts Agencies
This document is the result of a six-month process with an advisory group of external stakeholders interested in moving the local arts field, with its $2.8 billion dollars in annual expenditures, towards equity in investment. It provides 4 goals and 5 recommendations for action for the field.
Equitable Investment Policies and Practices in the Local Arts Field
This research report outlines the findings of a survey module appended to the 2018 Local Arts Agency Profile that specifically focused on equitable investment policies and practices. It includes an executive summary as well as detailed findings. This research will be conducted every 4 years.