2014

June 13 - 15, 2014
2014 Annual Convention
Omni Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

June 12 - 13, 2014
USUAF Summer 2014 Meeting

Omni Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

March 24 - 25, 2014
Arts Advocacy Day

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

March 24, 2014
The 27th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

2013

November 8-11, 2013
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, OR

October 21, 2013
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 2013
National Arts and Humanities Month

October 2, 2013
The BCA 10

The Central Park Boathouse
New York City

June 14–16, 2013
2013 Annual Convention

Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Pittsburgh, PA

April 8–9, 2013
Arts Advocacy Day

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, DC

April 8, 2013
The 26th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

2012

November 9–12, 2012
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

The Westin Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

October 15, 2012
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 4, 2012
The BCA 10

The Central Park Boathouse
New York City

October 2012
National Arts and Humanities Month

June 14–16, 2012
2012 Annual Convention

Grand Hyatt Hotel
San Antonio, TX

April 16–17, 2012
Arts Advocacy Day

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

April 16, 2012
The 25th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

April 15, 2012
2012 Executive Director & Board Member Symposium

Studio Theatre
Washington, DC

2011

November 12–15, 2011
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Marriott Louisville Downtown
Louisville, KY

October 17, 2011
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 5, 2011
The BCA 10

The Central Park Boathouse
New York City

October 2011
National Arts and Humanities Month

June 16–18, 2011
2011 Annual Convention

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
San Diego, CA

April 4–5, 2011
Arts Advocacy Day

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

April 4, 2011
The 24th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

2010

November 12–15, 2010
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Fairmont San Jose
San Jose, CA

November 4, 2010
The BCA 10

The Central Park Boathouse
New York City

October 18, 2010
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 2010
National Arts and Humanities Month

October 2010
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Located in various cities across the country

June 25–27, 2010
Half-Century Summit 2010 Annual Convention

Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel
Baltimore, MD

April 4–5, 2010
Arts Advocacy Day

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

April 12, 2010
The 23rd Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

2009

November 19, 2009
The BCA 10

American Museum of Natural History
New York City

October 30–November 2, 2009
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, RI

October 5, 2009
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 2009
National Arts and Humanities Month

October 2009
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Located in various cities across the country

June 18–20, 2009
2009 Annual Convention

Washington State Convention & Trade Center
Seattle, WA

March 30–31, 2009
Arts Advocacy Day

The 2009 National Arts Action Summit
Washington, DC

March 30, 2009
The 22nd Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

January 22–24, 2009
2009 Winter Meetings

Hilton Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

2008

December 5–6, 2008
The BCA 10

The Boathouse in Central Park
New York City

November 9–12, 2008
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Hilton Americas—Houston
Houston, TX

October 27–28, 2008
Knowledge Exchange: District-Wide Change in Arts Education

Los Angeles, CA

October 6, 2008
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 2008
National Arts and Humanities Month

October 2008
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Located in various cities across the country

June 20-22, 2008
2008 Annual Convention

Philadelphia, PA

March 31–April 1, 2008
The 21st Annual National Arts Advocacy Day

Omni Shoreham
Washington, DC

March 31, 2008
The 21st Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

February 14–16, 2008
Americans for the Arts Winter Meetings

Councils Include: Emerging Leaders, Public Art Network Council & United States Urban Arts Federation
Camino Real Hotel
El Paso, TX

2007

November 2–5, 2007
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Hyatt Regency Miami
Miami, FL

October 16, 2007
The BCA 10

The New York Historical Society
New York City

October 15, 2007
National Arts Awards

Cipriani 42nd Street
New York City

October 2007
National Arts and Humanities Month

October 2007
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Located in various cities across the country

June 1–3, 2007
2007 Annual Convention

Risk & Reward
Balancing Acts in Arts and Community

Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

March 12–13, 2007
Arts Advocacy Day:
The 2007 National Arts Action Summit

Omni Shoreham
Washington, DC

March 12, 2007
The 20th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Lecturer: Robert MacNeil, Opening Remarks: Jane Alexander
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

March 11, 2007
State Arts Action Council Meetings

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

March 11, 2007
UAF Council Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

2006

October 2006
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Located in various cities across the country

October 16, 2006
National Arts Awards

Honoring: Aretha Franklin, Jeff Koons, Sheila Johnson, United Technologies Corporation, and Jake Gyllenhaal
Cipriani 42nd Street
New York, NY

October 15, 2006
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

InterContinental The Barclay New York
New York, NY

June 3–5, 2006
Living Cultural Democracy: Arts in Changing Communities
2006 Annual Convention

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

June 3, 2006
UAF Council Meeting

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

June 2–3, 2006
United States Urban Arts Federation Summer Meeting

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

June 1–2, 2006
Annual Arts & Business Council Affiliates Meeting

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

June 1–2, 2006
Changing Communities/Evolving Best Practices: Innovations from United Arts Funds
Preconference to 2006 Convention

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

June 1–2, 2006
Creating Common Ground: Arts Education Practice and Policy
Preconference to 2006 Convention

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI
June 1–2, 2006
Material Meaning: Process, Product and Preservation in Public Art
Preconference to 2006 Convention

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Milwaukee, WI

April 29–May 2, 2006
Blockbuster Results on an Indie Budget: Arts Marketing and Earned Income Strategies that Work!
National Arts Marketing Project Conference

Millennium Biltmore Hotel
Los Angeles, CA

March 13–14, 2006
Arts Advocacy Day 2006:
The National Arts Action Summit

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel
Washington, DC

March 13, 2006
The 19th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Lecturer: William Safire, Opening Remarks: Senator Norm Coleman
The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

March 13, 2006
Emerging Leader Reception

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel, Caucus Room
Washington, DC

March 12, 2006
State Arts Action Network Meeting

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel
Washington, DC

March 12, 2006
State Arts Action Council Meeting

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel
Washington, DC

February 23–25, 2006
United States Urban Arts Federation Winter Meeting

Hotel Adagio
San Francisco, CA

February 23–25, 2006
Emerging Leader Council Meeting

Hotel Adagio
San Francisco, CA

February 23–25, 2006
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Hotel Adagio
San Francisco, CA

January 25, 2006
The Mayors Arts Luncheon featuring the Public Leadership in the Arts Awards

Capital Hilton
Washington, DC

2005

December 8–9, 2005
Animating Democracy/Working Capital Fund Exemplar Convening

Inn and Spa at Loretto
Santa Fe, NM

November 11, 2005
Advanced Audience Development Training & Granting Program: National Granting Panel

Hotel San Carlos
Phoenix, AZ

October 28, 2005
State Arts Action Council Meeting

Four Points by Sheraton Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
Chicago, IL

October 11, 2005
The National Arts Awards

Honoring: John Baldessari, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Eli Broad, Pierre Dulaine and Yvonne Marceau, Target Corporation, and Kerry Washington
Cipriani 42nd Street
New York, NY

October 10, 2005
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

W Hotel
New York, NY

October 2005
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Various cities across the country

July 27–30, 2005
Annual Arts & Business Council Affiliates Meeting

Hampton Inn
St. Petersburg, FL

July 7–10, 2005
Advanced Audience Development Training & Granting Program: Training Weekend 1

Renaissance Hotel
Pittsburgh, PA

June 11–13, 2005
Leading the Charge
2005 Annual Convention

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 11, 2005
UAF Council Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 11, 2005
Emerging Leader Council Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 11, 2005
State Arts Action Council Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 11, 2005
Arts Education Council Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 10–11, 2005
USUAF Summer Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 10, 2005
Emerging Leadership: Vision. Action. Evolution.
Preconference to 2005 Convention

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 9–10, 2005
The New Marketplace: The Best of the Best of United Arts Funds Practices
Preconference to 2005 Convention

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 9–10, 2005
The Lay of the Land: Public Art, Politics, and the Environment
Preconference to 2005 Convention

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 8, 2005
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

June 2, 2005
Advanced Audience Development Training & Granting Program: National Training Panel

Renaissance Hotel
Pittsburgh, PA

May 12, 2005
Local Arts Agencies: Creating Opportunity in Challenging Economic Times—The Final Year

National Audioconference

March 14-15, 2005
Arts Advocacy Day:
The 2005 National Arts Action Summit

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 14, 2005
The 18th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Lecturer: Ken Burns, Opening Remarks: Murray Horwitz
The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

March 13, 2005
United Arts Funds (UAF) Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 13, 2005
State Arts Action Network Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 13, 2005
State Arts Action Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

February 17, 2005
Arts & Business Council Announcement Event

Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation; New York, NY

January 28-29, 2005
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Hyatt Regency Hotel
Long Beach, CA

January 26-29, 2005
USUAF Winter Meeting

Hyatt Regency Hotel
Long Beach, CA

January 18, 2005
The Mayors Arts Luncheon featuring the Public Leadership in the Arts Awards

Capital Hilton
Washington, DC

2004

December 7, 2004
State Arts Action Council Meeting

The Elms Resort and Spa
Excelsior Springs, MO

November 5, 2004
Audioconference: Postelection Analysis and Impact on the Arts at the Federal, State, and Local Levels

October 13, 2004
The National Arts Awards

Honoring: Raymond Nasher, A.G. Lafley (Procter & Gamble), Chuck Close, Paul Taylor, Mena Suvari, William C. Bassell (Principal, Long Island City High School)
Cipriani 42nd Street
New York, NY

October 12, 2004
UAF Council Meeting

InterContinental The Barclay New York
New York, NY

October 2004
Emerging Arts Leaders Creative Conversations

Several cities across the country

July 17-20, 2004
pARTicipate2004
The 2nd Joint Convention with the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 17, 2004
UAF Council Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 17, 2004
Emerging Leader Council Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 16, 2004
USUAF Summer Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 15-16, 2004
Public Art: Civic Catalyst (preconference to pARTicipate2004)

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 15-16, 2004
Arts Education: Mobilizing a Commitment to Action (preconference to pARTicipate2004)

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 15-16, 2004
United Arts Funds: Meeting the Demand (preconference to pARTicipate2004)

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

July 14, 2004
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC

June 9-11, 2004
Local Arts Agencies: Creating Opportunities in Challenging Economic Times Audioconferences

240 sites across the United States

March 29-31, 2004
Arts Advocacy Day:
The 2004 National Arts Action Summit

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 29, 2004
The 17th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Lecturer: Doris Kearns Goodwin, Opening Remarks: Senator Edward Kennedy
The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

February 5-8, 2004
USUAF Winter Meeting

Miami, FL

January 22, 2004
US Conference of Mayors Luncheon featuring the Public Leadership in the Arts Awards

Capital Hilton Hotel
Washington, DC

January 16-17, 2004
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

2003

November 11, 2003
The National Arts Awards

Honoring: Kirk Varnedoe, Teresa Heinz , Richard Avedon, Christo and Jeanne Claude, Vance Coffman (Lockheed Martin), Sofia Coppola
Mandarin Oriental
New York, NY

November 10, 2003
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

Le Parker Meridien Hotel
New York, NY

October 9-12, 2003
National Exchange on Art and Civic Dialogue

Flint, MI

June 7-9, 2003
ARTrepreneur: The New Arts Leader
2003 Annual Convention

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, Oregon

June 6, 2003
USUAF Summer Meeting

Portland, Oregon

June 5-6, 2003
Cultural Citizens: The Emerging Arts Leadership Preconference to 2003 Convention

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, Oregon

June 5-6, 2003
Measuring Up: Defining Success in Public Art Preconference to 2003 Convention

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, Oregon

June 5-6, 2003
The Sea Change in United Arts Fundraising Preconference to 2003 Convention

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, Oregon

June 4, 2003
Public Art Network Council Meeting

The Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
Portland, Oregon

May 14-16, 2003
Local Arts Agencies: Crisis and Opportunity Audioconferences

180 Sites across the USA

April 4-7, 2003
ADI Learning Exchange

New York, NY

March 25, 2003
The Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts & Public Policy Lecturer: Robert Redford, Opening Remarks: Pat Mitchell

The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

March 25-26, 2003
Arts Advocacy Day
The 2003 National Arts Action Summit

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 24, 2003
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

Americans for the Arts DC Office
Washington, DC

January 22 - 24, 2003
USUAF Winter Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

January 24, 2003
US Conference of Mayors Luncheon featuring the Government Leadership in the Arts Awards

Capital Hilton Hotel
Washington, DC

January 17-18, 2003
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

2002

November 15-17, 2002
Animating Democracy Initiative Learning Exchange

Los Angeles, CA
(by invitation only)

October 7, 2002
National Arts Awards

Honoring: David Rockefeller, Alberto Vilar (Amerindo Investment Advisors), Pinchas Zukerman, Cindy Sherman, Natalie Portman, Bravo, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Roosevelt Hotel
Cipriani 42nd Street
New York, NY

October 6, 2002
United Arts Fund Leadership Forum

New York, NY

June 8-10, 2002
ART works!: Creative Solutions for Change
2002 Annual Convention

Renaissance Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

June 7, 2002
USUAF Summer Meeting

Renaissance Nashville
Nashville, TN

June 6-7, 2002
Art Heals
2002 Annual Convention Preconference

Renaissance Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

June 6-7, 2002
Raising Money in a New Reality
2002 Annual Convention Preconference

Renaissance Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

June 6-7, 2002
Fresh Perspectives: Public Art 2002
2002 Annual Convention Preconference

Renaissance Nashville Hotel
Nashville, TN

April 12-13, 2002
Reaching Youth Through the Arts: Building Best Practices

Radisson Bahia Mar Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, FL

April 12-13, 2002
Trends and Truths in Resource Development and the Arts

Radisson Bahia Mar Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, FL

March 11-12, 2002
Arts Advocacy Day
The 2002 National Arts Action Summit

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 11, 2002
The Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Lecturer: Zelda Fichandler, Opening Remarks: Joe Dowling
The Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater
Washington, DC

March 10, 2002
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

February 7-9, 2002
USUAF Winter Meeting

Phoenix, AZ

January 18-19, 2002
Public Art Network Council Meeting

Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

2001

November 17, 2001
United Arts Funds Fall Leadership Forum

Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago, IL

November 16, 2001
United Arts Funds Council Meeting

Hotel Allegro
Chicago, IL

October 26-27, 2001
Reaching Youth Through the Arts: Building Best Practices

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
Indianapolis, IN

October 26-27, 2001
Trends and Truths in Resource Development and the Arts

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
Indianapolis, IN

July 28-31, 2001
pARTicipate2001
2001 Joint Convention with the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY

July 27, 2001
USUAF Summer Meeting

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY

July 26-27, 2001
Board, Staff, and Beyond: Arts Leadership in the Changing Community
pARTicipate2001 Preconference

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY

July 26-27, 2001
Compel + Provoke = Public Art
pARTicipate2001 Preconference

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY

July 26-27, 2001
Raising Money in Challenging Times: The 2001 United Arts Funds Preconference
pARTicipate2001 Preconference

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY

March 19-20, 2001
Arts Advocacy Day
The 2001 National Arts Action Summit

The Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

March 19, 2001
National Policy Board Meeting

The National Press Club
Washington, DC

March 19, 2001
The 14th Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

March 19, 2001
2001 National Legislative Arts Briefing

Audioconference

March 18, 2001
UAF Council Meeting

The Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

January 15-17, 2001
USUAF Winter Meeting

The Jurys Washington Hotel
Washington, DC

January 17, 2001
Mayors Arts Gala

The Grand Hyatt Hotel
Washington, DC

January 18, 2001
Governing Board Meeting

Bank of America
Washington, DC