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 #218

Research has shown that art therapy might offer some support for people that are quarantined. www.forbes.com

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Fact of the Week #217

By incorporating the art of human expression into the healthcare environment, the stress,fear, and apprehension...blog.americansforthearts.org

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Fact of the Week #216

Arts and technology have always had a symbiotic relationship.  Enhancing technological development with principles from creative and design processes drives innovation, www.americansforthearts.org

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Fact of the Week #215

State arts agencies (SAA's) support lifelong learning in the arts. By supporting arts education in the schools, state arts agencies foster young imaginations, ...www.nasaa-arts.org

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Fact of the Week #214

Visual art engagement varied based on whether the adults lived in a metro or non-metro area. www.arts.gov

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Fact of the Week #213

Numerous studies have shown that art and music can help soothe chronic pain, stave off symptoms of dementia...www.nytimes.com

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Fact of the Week #212

There are roughly 4.7 million total workers in the broader arts and cultural sectors, artists and non-artists alike. arts.gov

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Fact of the Week #211

"Art and culture have the power to lift up what makes a community thrive." www.frbsf.org

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