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 #197: Arts and culture play a significant role in the economic activity of the country. The value-added to GDP by arts and cultural production is nearly....www.arts.gov

Fact of the Week #196: Civic dialogue is when communities discuss issues, policies, and challenges in people's lives, communities, and society. www.americansforthearts.org

Fact of the Week #195: 85% of military patients involved with the National Intrepid Center of Excellence's (NICoE) Healing Arts program...warriorcare.dodlive.mil

Fact of the Week #194: Total appropriations to state arts agencies are projected to remain flat between fiscal year 2018 and 2019. State revenue projections for FY 2018 overall are...nasaa-arts.org

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


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