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Dr. Kushner's Resources for Research in Arts Administration

Arts Administration News and Information Sources

  1. Periodicals
    Arts pages of major newspapers
  2. Web sources
  3. National service organizations for the arts
  4. Professional associations
  5. Arts labor unions
  6. Policy and advocacy organizations
  7. Government programs for the arts
  8. Funding sources for the arts
  9. Statistics on nonprofit organizations
  10. Statistics on labor markets for the arts

Periodicals

  1. Art News
  2. Billboard
  3. International Journal of Arts Management
  4. Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society
  5. Music Trades
  6. Musical America
  7. Playbill
  8. Pollstar
  9. Rolling Stone
  10. The Art Newspaper
  11. Variety

Arts pages of major newspapers

  1. Financial Times
  2. New York Times Arts pages
  3. Wall Street Journal

Web sources:

  1. Artsjournal.com
  2. Bloomberg News
  3. Reuters Arts

National service organizations for the arts

  1. American Association of Community Theatres
  2. Association of Performing Arts Presenters
    Chorus America
  3. Dance/USA
  4. League of American Orchestras
  5. Motion Picture Association of America
  6. National Association of Music Merchandisers
  7. National Association of Theatre Owners
  8. National Federation of Community Broadcasters
  9. Opera America
  10. The Broadway League
  11. Recording Industry Association of America
  12. Theatre Communications Group

Professional associations

  1. American Choral Directors Association
  2. American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP)
  3. Association of Arts Administration Educators
  4. Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)
  5. North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents

Arts labor unions

  1. Actors Equity
  2. American Federation of Musicians
  3. American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
  4. American Guild of Musical Artists
  5. Directors Guild of America
  6. International Association of Theatrical Stage Employees
  7. Screen Actors Guild
  8. Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
  9. Writers Guild of America East
  10. Writers Guild of America West

Policy and advocacy organizations

  1. Americans for the Arts
  2. Arts Education Partnership
  3. National Assembly of State Arts Agencies

Government programs for the arts

  1. Institute for Museum and Library Studies
  2. National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
  3. National Endowment for the Arts
  4. National Endowment for the Humanities
  5. Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Funding sources for the arts

  1. Foundation Center
  2. Giving USA
  3. Grantmakers in the Arts

Statistics on nonprofit organizations

  1. Foundation Center
  2. National Center for Charitable Statistics

Statistics on labor markets for the arts

  1. BLS Occupational Outlook for artists
  2. Wages of workers in arts occupations

 

  1. Assembled by:
  2. Roland Kushner, Muhlenberg College
  3. Thanks to:
  4. Michael P. Brown, Jr. ‘09 and Lacy Cook '11 for assistance
  5. Last update: 11/1/10

Please send updates and suggestions to rkushner@muhlenberg.edu