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The Higher ED Blog: The art of seducing creative talent

Talent attraction has become a common objective of cities around the globe. The presence of artists, as well as arts and culture offerings in a More...

The Higher ED Blog: Newcomers are helping rural communities more than you think

Canada, as we know it today, was built on natural resources. From the early days of fish and beavers to today’s oil and gems, natural More...

The App economy is now bigger than Hollywood

The earnings made by the American box office revenues have an equal in the App’s department.  Apple has reported that the IOS App store has More...

Record high for UK’s creative industries

2014 was a banner year for the United Kingdom and its creative industries.  With the creative industries totaling of $70 billion dollars worth as well More...

In gentrifying New York, can affordable housing for artists change a neighbourhood?

There are fewer major cities in the world where the rents may skyrocket in price as much as New York City.  With so many rents More...

Downtown West Palm Beach Launches New Arts and Entertainment District

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2014) – The much-anticipated West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E District) will officially launch on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 More...

The arts and culture as economic drivers: Ideas and US best practices

A series of reports have focused on the role of cultural resources in advancing economic and broader community development agendas. Rust Belt to Artists Belt: Challenges More...

Report: Arts, Culture Add $500B to Nation’s GDP

Brett Zonger writes in Time: Business & Money that the United States’ Bureau of Economic Analysis and the National Endowment for the Arts reports a contribution More...

Will this be the museum of the future?

Imagine walking into a 1,300-year-old Buddhist cave carved from a cliff overlooking a stretch of the ancient Silk Road in Dunhuang, China. You point your More...

Save the Group of Seven House

In the northern region of Hastings County, you will find the small Village of Maynooth. Nestled a hop skip and a jump away from Algonquin More...

Colorado Business Committee for the Arts Study: Investing in arts in Boulder County, Denver area boosts economy

ART MEANS BUSINESS — more than $1.7 billion of business for Colorado in 2011, according to a study released Wednesday by the Colorado Business Committee More...