The Irvine Foundation had a dilemma: how to stay relevant to
the majority of the public through the arts and arts funding. The Irvine
Foundation initiated the "Arts Innovation Fund," studied the results,
and published their findings this week.
CASE STUDIES *
Southern Californians involved in the creative economy watch for The Otis Report that lets them know how the creative sector is doing. Apparently it showed an uptick for the entertainment field this year.
Musician Dave Brubeck and Philanthropist Mort Friedman Pass
Legendary jazz musician Dave Brubeck and major Sacramento arts
philanthropist Mort Friedman have died. Each having contributed to the
arts in his own personal way, the two passed on the same day, December
The Art Institutes and Americans for the Arts Poster Design
Scholarship Competition challenges high school seniors and graduates to
create a poster design that best interprets the theme "You Can Create
Tomorrow." Grand prize winner received a tuition scholarship
to their favorite Art Institute campus.