Art in the News

News and articles and research about the arts in business, schools and in the community.

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How the arts can help you to craft a successful research career

How the arts can help you to craft a successful research career- Engaging in a creative pursuit can stimulate creativity and foster boldness and tenacity in the lab and beyond. www.nature.com

Biden Administration Proposes Substantial Budget Increase to the NEA

From Americans for the Arts Action Fund  - Please read Biden's Administration Proposal to the NEA (National Endowment for the Arts). www.artsactionfund.org

What plague art tells us about today

How have artists portrayed epidemics over the centuries- and what can the artworks tell us about then and now? www.bbc.com

BU talk shows how 'Visual Thinking Strategy' can help guide future medicine practitioners

Arts and science are sometimes thought to be on opposite ends of the spectrum of creativity. www.dailyfreepress.com

Arts education is a must for future generations

Art is a place where students can play with aesthetics and make beautiful objects, paintings and drawings. www.shine.on

Education. Innovation. Art, Justice and Prison Reform

In Western Australia, in the small dusty town of Coolgardie, I am listening to a man share his experience of his recent return from prison to society after 32 years. He explains how he built hope in prison by teaching art to his fellow inmates and how artmaking builds bridges from incarceration to society. www.sandiego.edu

How the Arts Benefit Your Children Academically and Behaviorally

Often underfunded in the past, the arts are gaining a resurgence in support as research show benefits for children academically, along with improvements in behavior and attendance. www.publicschoolreview.com

How the arts can improve mental health, especially during the pandemic

In more normal times, it may be intuitive that participating in the arts can make you happier...www.bloomberg.org

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