Announcing our 2016 Webinar Season!

Americans for the Arts is proud to announce the launch of a revitalized webinar program in 2015. Bearing in mind the skills and expertise that arts organizations and arts administrators need to stay relevant, vigorous, and vital in changing times, we are planning an exciting roster of 30 webinars within six topic areas: Translating Impact, Transforming Models, Amplifying Cultures, Creating Tomorrow, and Building Core Skills.

The CREATE Act: Artists, Entrepreneurs, and the Creative Economy

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 3:00pm

Attendees will learn more about the provisions in the CREATE Act and how the bill seeks to empower artists and those in the creative economy across the country. Attendees will also learn how they can take action from home to encourage legislative movement on the bill.

Federal Arts Policy Quarterly Updates

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 3:00pm

This webinar series will educate attendees about recently passed federal bills, proposed federal legislation, provide a preview of what to expect in the next quarter, and discuss applicable advocacy opportunities that affect arts and arts education.

Virtual Conversation: Emerging Leaders Network

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 3:00pm

Are you running a Emerging Leader Network? Interested in starting one? Join us for a series of virtual conversations with active or prospective network leads to share network building best practices and troubleshoot common issues. Designed to be a forum for support and information exchange, participants are encouraged to share stories, challenges, successes, and questions.

The 2016 Election: What’s next?

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 3:00pm

Americans for the Arts Government Affairs staff will provide a comprehensive analysis of federal, state, and local election results and discuss their impact on the future of the arts and arts education in the nation.