Fact of the Week

Every week we post a fact about why art matters and how art helps children, adults, students and the community to learn, grow and come together.

Fact of the Week #193: In the Americans for the Arts 2018 Study, 40% of Americans believe that the White House is not spending enough on nonprofit arts organizations. www.hyperallergic.com

Fact of the Week #192: Technology and social media have also altered people's expectations of where,when, and how artistic experiences will happen, and increased people's desire...www.arts.gov

Fact of the Week #191: Art Therapy is a type of therapeutic technique rooted in the idea that creative expression can foster healing and mental well-being. As an expression medium, art can be used to help clients...www.verywellmind.com

Fact of the Week #190: Art can also be a form of expression of emotion The artist may feel a certain emotion and feels there is no other way to express it than to create...www.wiki.kidzsearch.com


Fact of the Week #189: Students who received nine hours of STEAM instruction made improvements in their science achievement. When controlling for all other factors, students who received the STEAM instruction...www.artsedsearch.org

Fact of the Week #188: A growing body of evidence indicates that providing Service members and Veterans with opportunities to express themselves and share their...WarriorCare Poster

Fact of the Week #187: The arts have been shown to amplify the uptake of pro-environmental messaging and to improve the clarity and impact of the message. www.americansforthearts.org

Fact of the Week #186: Art enhances communication. Findings from a Harvard University study reveal that because art elicits an emotional response,... www.workspaceart.com

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