Arts Advocacy Day 2016 #AAD2016. 10 Reasons To Support The Arts

Today begins Americans for the Arts two-day Arts Advocacy Day, #AAD2016. Hundreds of advocates travel to DC to persuade Congress that the arts matter.

Here is a graphic that American for the Arts created last year listing the top ten reasons to support the arts. The arts spark creativity and innovation,  improve healthcare and academic performance; they’re also fundamental to our humanity.

Click on the graphic (and scroll to “view full size”) to see it enlarged.

Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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