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State Arts Agency FY2022 Legislative Appropriations Preview

State Arts Agency FY2022 Legislative Appropriations Preview

July 21, 2021 NASAA has released the State Arts Agency Fiscal Year 2022 Legislative Appropriations Preview, which provides a snapshot of state arts agency budgets collected just before most states began their new fiscal year on July 1. Information on the total appropriation each state arts agency expects to receive for FY2022 remains uncertain due…

To Accelerate Our Economic Recovery, Look to the Arts

To Accelerate Our Economic Recovery, Look to the Arts

June 1, 2021 Greetings to NASAA members and colleagues: It’s heartwarming to see communities begin to bustle again after our long pandemic lockdown, but the economic damage caused by COVID-19 is far from over. The arts have an important role to play in sparking economic recovery for everyone. We need to carry that message to…

The Creative Economy at the Vanguard of Economic Recovery

The Creative Economy at the Vanguard of Economic Recovery

Updated Creative Economy State Profiles are now available, describing the value of arts and cultural production in every state prior to the global coronavirus pandemic. These data, published by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts (Arts Endowment), are an authoritative source for the value of…