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Local Arts Network

The Local Arts Network is the Americans for the Arts resource nationally for arts councils. You must be a member of Americans for the Arts to access these resources.

The Arts Mean Business

Op-Ed Article By Jerry Kern, Councilperson, City of Oceanside Most people don’t think of me as an “artsy” type of guy, despite my wife’s best efforts. However, I do appreciate and understand the arts from an economic perspective. From revitalizing neighborhoods to attracting tourists, the creative arts have a long-standing history in economic development. They […]

Who Benefits from Arts and Cultural Districts?

By Erinn Roos-Brown, Blogging Fellow June 13, 2013 Many arts districts are centers of economic development. But who benefits more from these cultural hubs — the arts community or local government? The Paseo in Oklahoma City is one example of the many arts and cultural districts contributing to economic development in urban centers. Is there […]