Arts and Cultural Employment Growth 2014 - BEA

Arts and Culture Grow for Third Straight Year

From the Bureau of Economic Analysis - New State Data Show Employment in These Industries Rises in 24 States. Florida, with 3.3% growth, had 236,557 jobs related to arts and culture in 2014, representing 2.8% of jobs in the state. Average compensation of arts and cultural jobs in Florida was $59,326 in 2014.
Into The Deep - Chris Leidy

Into The Deep

There's beauty in the unpredictable, and even in the dangerous. Photographer Chris Leidy found it.   “I’m so claustrophobic, you don’t...
art&culture magazine - Arts & Letters

Arts & Letters

The “ancient” art of handwritten letters is all but extinct. Elegantly scripted epistles have waned in popularity as text messages now reign...
Edel Rodriguez

Storyteller: Edel Rodriguez

Everybody has a story, but Edel Rodriguez’s life is a novel. At the age of 9, he and his family came to America from their native Cuba in the...
Lichtenstein - Engagement Ring - Ronnie Heyman collection, art&culture

The Collector

Beginning with a Frankenthaler in 1970, Ronnie Heyman has amassed an incredible cache of enviable artwork. She walks us through the journey that...
Pia Mileaf-Patel, age 11. Courtesy of Children's Museum of the Arts - from Artsy.net

Explore the World’s Largest Collection of Children’s Art

The Children's Museum of the Arts today bills its collection of children’s art as the largest in the world, composed of more than 2,000 paintings and drawings that date as far back as the 1930s. And that’s not counting the 4,000 children’s films created by CMA-goers over the last five years, which are currently archived online.