La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego, CA. Photo by Jim Carmody. La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego, CA. Photo by Jim Carmody.
In the face of continuing threats to public funding for arts and culture, DataArts is proud to advance the sector by putting data and insights in service to advocacy efforts across the nation.
Select one of 16 states and download a pre-designed report on statewide arts employment, revenue, spending and attendance.
* Data reflects organizations participating in the Cultural Data Profile and most recent completed fiscal years.
Access data collected from the Cultural Data Profiles of over 15,000 arts and culture organizations from around the country, and customize your report to reflect state, congressional district, county and city council district level information.
The Advocacy Report was developed and enhanced through the generous support of the Barr Foundation.
* DataArts will require some basic organizational data from new users. All information will remain confidential.
Designed for arts and culture professionals, our free online course includes the basics of building a relationship with elected officials, tips for creating persuasive messaging, and best practices for using data to understand and justify your organization’s position on an issue.
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The online courses are made possible through support from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, The Barra Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, Bloomberg Philanthropies and The Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation.