Arizonans SPEAK out about the arts….
A recent study by Americans for the Arts examined how Americans feel about the arts and the role they play in their personal lives, their communities, for our youth and in our economy. Americans Speak Out for the Arts in 2018 revealed that overwhelmingly citizens consider the arts a vital resource to personal well-being, professional success and societal health.
Arizonans Speak Out About the Arts , one of eight additional state-level surveys, revealed that in EVERY category, Arizonans are even more enthusiastic about the positive impact of the arts.
Arizonans STRONGLY believe…
Arizonans also believe – STRONGLY – the public funding for the arts is a necessity!
"I approve of local government funding for nonprofit arts organizations."
"I approve of state government funding for nonprofit arts organizations."
"I approve of National Endowment for the Arts (federal government) funding for nonprofit arts organizations."
Read more here about how the arts contribute to our tourism, economy, creative healing, our military, and the many ways Arizonans are making art and participating in arts activities across our state.