Advocacy

Legislators

CALB advocates contacting your elected officials on issues that concern you.  To find your local, regional, or national officials, go to: http://www.commoncause.org/siteapps/advocacy/search.aspx?c=dkLNK1MQIwG&b=4860375 Enter your zip code or address to locate your officials.  You can contact them via email, telephone, or a letter.  Attend events and get to know them.  Look under Resources and partners for …

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Art Issues in Detail

CALB addresses those issues of advocacy that affect artists’ ability to focus on their art or restrains an artist’s ability to practice their art. We partner with Arts for LA, the California Arts Council, California Alliance for the Arts and others to advance issues important to the Arts community. °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°° Legal Issues in the Arts We are …

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Advocacy Partners

CALB Partners in Advocacy Information at the national level – http://www.americansforthearts.org/get_involved/advocate.asp Information on advocating for the arts – http://www.artsforla.org/arts-advocacy-toolkit Information on the value of arts education – http://www.artsed411.org/ Information on art issues in California – http://www.californiaartsadvocates.org/ College Board Art Advocacy informs on art issue nationally and on core content standards for the arts – http://advocacy.collegeboard.org/preparation-access/arts-core International Federation …

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Statistics on Art

Arts and Tourism – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/culturaltourism12.pdf Arts and Educational Achievement -http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/artsedsummary12.pdf Artists and Employment – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/artistemployment12.pdf Art Funding for Nonprofits – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/revenue_sources12.pdf Arts and Workforce Preparation – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/ready_innovate12.pdf Business Support for the Arts – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/business_support12.pdf Economic Impact of the Arts – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/economic_impact12.pdf Inequities in Art Access – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/artsed_inequality12.pdf National Art Index – http://www.americansforthearts.org/pdf/get_involved/advocacy/research/2012/artsindex12.pdf Status of Art …

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