Art In U.S. News

Below is a list of news articles that we've found highlight the advancement of art and the use of art to build business and help the community.

How to Teach Art to Kids, According to Mark Rothko- If you've ever seen Mark Rothko's paintings- large canvases filled with fields of

Art therapists Provide Art Therapy in Many Different Places- Art therapy is provided in many different settings. Sometimes it's in a

What To Tell Parents Who Say Art Doesn't Matter: Have you ever come across a parent who tries to belittle art? Perhaps it's in the middle

8 Ways the Arts Can Boost Your Local Economy- The arts and culture sector is often looked at through a very narrow lens. Theatre productions, museum exhibitions and symphony orchestras typically

How Making Art Helps Teens Better Understand Their Mental Health:The benefits of art in a child's education are widespread. Art can help kids

How 'Artful Thinking' Can Improve Your Visual Intelligence- A recent study from the University of Pennsylvania shows how principles from the field of visual

ARTS-RICH PRESCHOOL READIES KIDS FOR LEARNING- Preschools have a single, all-important mission: getting kids ready to learn. Students should emerge

Arts Alumni give back to their communities, IU survey finds-Individuals with arts degrees are engaged with the arts in their

How Art is Helping Veterans Overcome PTSD-  Approximately 2.6 million United States service members were deployed to serve in the military from 2001 to 2011, during the period

What Is Art Therapy? And How Is It Helping People? - On Wednesday morning, Second Lady Karen Pence held a press conference at Florida State University to outline how and why she will promote art therapy in the United States during her time in the White House. Her platform, officially known as Art Therapy: Healing with the HeART, aims to help Americans understand and access the benefits of art therapy and to stimulate interest among young people to pursue careers in the field.

“From children with cancer to struggling teens to grieving families to people with autism, to military service members experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to those with eating disorders…art therapy is changing lives and it is saving lives,” Pence said.

8 Things That Happen In Kids' Brains When Arts Funding Gets Cut- In a culture obsessed with test scores, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that

Their View: Stars of Light group uses arts to educate about mental illness: Inspiration - that's how we would describe...

Picture this: Using Art to Explore Math (and Math to Create Art)-It's easy to view art and math as completely separate subjects. Right brain vs. left brain.

Underprivileged children to gain access to art educationKARACHI: With the aim of providing underprivileged children access to art, an education project, ‘Art Khatola’, was launched on Monday evening.

This is the second time this project is being held, as it was first initiated last year. The project is a mobile art programme that seeks to bring art education to children who are studying at private and government schools in shanty towns in the city, especially those schools with no art programmes, said Abdul Rehman Media and Education (ARMEN) Project Director Afshan Razzak, while speaking at the project launch held at the Manzar Akber Hall at the Arts Council of Pakistan.


Putting the "A" in STEAM education this school year- While there are many ways to integrate STEM into the classroom, it is important to emphasize the arts - the "A" in STEAM education. As more students head back to school, we

THE RHYTHM OF REHABILITATION I Musicians and county corrections team up to change lives- The cinderblock walls are warmed with cheerful blue paints, softening the sense of containment and

For Alzheimer's Patients, Art's Therapeutic Effects Are Transformative: In the 1990s, Berna Huebner was struggling to communicate with her mother, the painter Hilda Gorenstein, who was

Why Med Schools Are Requiring Art Classes- "What the heck does Impressionist art have to do with medical communication?"


Classroom teachers see arts integration assist student learning- Local and national arts and education entities are joining forces in the

When Artistic Education Matters- It's not secret that embarking on a professional career in the arts requires a degree of boldness in the

Why all parents should care about arts education- When we think about "the arts," often we go huge: the Louvre, Broadway, Swan Lake, Picasso. Perhaps without even realizing it, though, many parents instinctively

10 Reasons Why Arts in Education is So Important for Kids- Where have the arts in education gone? Over the past several years we've all

Want Happy and Productive Employees? Give Them Meaningful Art Experiences- In a recent piece looking at Alice Walton's emergence as a proponent


Making Art Keeps You Sharp, a New Study Shows- If you want to live to 100, eat your veggies. If you want to keep your wits about you too, make art.

Creative Teachers Help Teens Thrive, But We Keep Cutting Arts Classes Anyway- Funding for arts education is once again on the chopping block, but that doesn't

The Role of Creative Arts and Dementia- Last month I had the opportunity to travel to the University of Florida in Gainesville to participate in a

Visual art's benefits beyond the eye- Art is a universal language. Thousands of years ago, mankind told stories about their values, traditions and beliefs through paintings on cave walls and rocks.

The Top 20 Most Vibrant Arts Communities in America (2017): SMU's National Center for Arts Research (NCAR) announces its third annual Arts Vibrancy

Our Arts Programs Treat Children As Problems, Not Solutions- Imagine a 15-year-old girl exiting the current Kerry James Marshall retrospective at Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles.

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