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NASAA is an authoritative resource for information about state arts agencies and public funding for the arts. NASAA research informs and inspires state arts agencies, driving excellence and sparking innovation. We supply relevant statistics and information on best practices as well as guidance on collecting and using data.View All Research
How state arts agencies are funded
Statewide public art and percent for art programs
Agency governing structures, staffing and placement within government
Help with federal reporting requirements
The impact of grants on artists, organizations and communities
How arts education fosters young imaginations and success in school
Resources, how-to advice and examples from state arts agencies
Research and policies supporting creative economic development
Creative ideas for serving the public
Tools to help state arts agencies assess their work and to help grantees evaluate programs