Dec 28, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading organization for advancing the arts and arts education, is partnering with American Girl to help promote the arts in U.S. schools.

Dec 17, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, announced today the election of Abel López as Chair and two new members to its Board of Directors: Floyd W. Green, III, vice president and head of community relations at Aetna, Inc.; and Edgar L. Smith, Jr. CEO of World Pac Paper, LLC.

Nov 27, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading organization for advancing the arts and arts education, today announced it has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to fund Cultural/Arts and Entertainment District Project (Cultural Districts Project), a comprehensive, three-year initiative that will provide substantive new technical assistance and training resources designed to meet the unique needs of local arts agencies and local arts organizations charged with creating, maintaining and evaluating arts, entertainment and cultural districts around the country.

Nov 20, 2012

The Creative Conversation will focus on how the business and arts sector can leverage their respective resources to achieve their most vital industry objectives.

Nov 19, 2012

The Art Institutes and Americans for the Arts, the nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, announced today that entries for the 2013 Poster Design Competition will be accepted through January 31, 2013. Winners will earn up to a full tuition scholarship to study at one of the more than 50 Art Institutes schools.

Oct 15, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, today announced it will hold its annual National Arts Marketing Project (NAMP) Conference in Charlotte, N.C. from Nov. 9–12, 2012. More than 600 arts professionals will be in attendance.

Oct 09, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, announced today the election of Robert (Rob) Lamb III, president of Grayson Group LLC, to its BCA Executive Board.

Sep 18, 2012

Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, today announced that Ernst & Young Global Chairman and CEO James S. Turley is the 2012 recipient of the BCA Leadership Award. The award was established in 1993 by the Business Committee for the Arts, now a division of Americans for the Arts, to recognize individuals whose vision, commitment and leadership champion the arts.

Sep 10, 2012

This fall KRIS, one of America’s fastest growing Italian wines, will award $25,000 to 16 K-12 schools nationwide to support quality arts education programs. Imported and marketed by Winebow, Inc., KRIS Wine will partner with Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading organization for advancing the arts and arts education, to achieve its third annual “Art of Education” grant program.

Aug 31, 2012

Americans for the Arts Acton Fund, a membership organization that seeks to engage citizens in education and advocacy in support of the arts, will host two events—ArtsSpeak and ArtsJam—at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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