Dr. Kushner's Resources for Research in Arts Administration

Arts Administration News and Information Sources


    1. American Journal of Arts Management (on-line journal)
    2. Art News
    3. Artivate (on-line journal)
    4. Billboard
    5. International Journal of Arts Management
    6. International Journal of Cultural Policy
    7. Journal of Arts Management, Law, and Society
    8. Music Trades
    9. Musical America
    10. Playbill
    11. Pollstar
    12. Rolling Stone
    13. The Art Newspaper
    14. Variety

    Arts news sources

    1. Financial Times
    2. New York Times Arts pages
    3. Wall Street Journal
    4. Artsjournal.com
    5. Reuters Arts

    National service organizations for the arts

    1. American Association of Community Theatres
    2. Americans for the Arts
    3. Association of Performing Arts Presenters
    4. Chorus America
    5. Dance/USA
    6. Grantmakers in the Arts
    7. League of American Orchestras
    8. League of Historic American Theaters
    9. Motion Picture Association of America
    10. National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
    11. National Association of Music Merchandisers
    12. National Association of Theatre Owners
    13. National Federation of Community Broadcasters
    14. National Guild for Community Arts Education
    15. North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents
    16. Opera America
    17. The Broadway League
    18. Recording Industry Association of America
    19. 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)

    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. Last update: December 2016

    Please send updates and suggestions to rkushner@muhlenberg.edu