NASAA Assembly 2018 - Baltimore, Maryland

Assembly 2018 Proceedings

Photo by Lena McBean, Edwin Remsberg Photography

Photo Album

Enjoy special moments and memories from NASAA Assembly 2018 in this Photo Album.


Christopher Bedford, Dorothy Wagner Wallis Director, Baltimore Museum of Art

NASAA 2018 Leadership Awards

President and CEO Report

Chair’s Report

Poem to Celebrate the First 50 Years of the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, by former NASAA CEO Jonathan Katz

Peer Sessions

Arts Education Managers Notes

Chairs & Council Members Notes

Communications Managers / PIOs Notes

Community Development Managers Notes

Deputy / Assistant Directors Notes

Executive Directors Peer Session Notes

Folk & Traditional Arts Managers

Grants & Fiscal Officers Notes

Research Affinity Group

Deep Dives

Equity in the Panel Room

Communicating with the Media

Leading Inclusive Dialogue

Getting Beyond Political Acrimony

Stories That Matter: Cultivating Community through Story

Transformational Technology

Briefing Sessions

Flashes of Inspiration

Session I:

  • Minnesota Citizens for the Arts & Creative Minnesota, Creative Minnesota – Local Tools for Advocacy
  • Nebraska Arts Council, Mastering the Arts in Rural Nebraska
  • Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, Cultura Rodante
  • South Arts, Jazz Road
  • Montana Arts Council, Montana Teacher Leaders in the Arts
  • California Arts Council, Arts Interventions for Social Justice: California’s Reentry through the Arts Program

Session II:

  • Delaware Division of the Arts, Arts in the Libraries
  • Georgia Council for the Arts, Vibrant Communities
  • Mass Cultural Council, EBT Card to Culture: Amplifying the Power of Culture
  • Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission, Arts in Medicine: A Study in Interagency Collaboration
  • New Jersey State Council on the Arts, Performing Arts Readiness Project
  • Maryland State Arts Council, A Marriage Made in Art: State Arts Agency and State Advocate

Indigenous Engagement

The Arts and Rural Prosperity: A Typology for Engaging Millennials

The Rising Generation

Visualizing Equity in Grant Making

Vitality + Arts

What’s Your Brand

Joint State Arts Agency/State Arts Action Network Forum:
Polling Data to Empower Advocacy