Americans Speak Out About the Arts
The Arts how
do United States citizens feel about the arts? Do they value artistic
activities and arts education? Do our country’s citizens feel the arts
are an important part of their lives and do they support government
funding for the arts?
no need to guess at the answers for these questions. New research by
Americans for the Arts provides an in-depth look at the perceptions and
attitudes about the arts in the United States. A survey of more than
3,000 American adults over the age of 18 in December 2015, just released
this month, provides current insight on topics including support for
arts education and government arts funding, personal engagement in the
arts, the personal benefits and well-being that come from engaging in
the arts, and if/how those benefits extend more broadly to the
Click to explore the data in a full report, a one-pager, or an infographic.