Measuring Participation Report

Measuring Participation: Six years of Professional Development Events and Workshops at the Department of Arts and Culture

April 05, 2022
Since 2015, the Department of Arts and Culture has collected consistent data about the demographic makeup of people who attend our professional development and technical assistance (PD/TA) programs. This report summarizes our analysis of six years of PD/TA programs offered by the department, from 2015-16 through 2020-21.
Creative Strategist Program Evaluation

Creative Strategist Program Evaluation

December 03, 2021
An evaluation of the first six residencies of the Creative Strategist program finds that a significant amount of art-as-process occurred across the residencies, with many of the creative strategists doing work engaging communities, especially those historically underserved by local government.
Arts And Culture Needs Assessment | RFP

Implementation of Countywide Cultural Policy Begins

July 13, 2021
Department of Arts and Culture Begins Implementation of Countywide Cultural Policy First Step Is a Needs Assessment, Documenting Where LA County Currently Invests in Arts and Culture, and Where Increased Equity is Necessary
Make or Break: Race and Ethnicity in Entry-Level Compensation for Arts Administrators in Los Angeles County

Exploring Income Disparities in Entry-Level Arts Org Staff

May 17, 2021
New Report, "Make or Break: Race and Ethnicity in Entry-Level Compensation for Arts Administrators in Los Angeles County," Finds Differences in Income Between BIPOC and White Employees at LA County Arts Organizations
Make or Break: Race and Ethnicity in Entry-Level Compensation for Arts Administrators in Los Angeles County

Make or Break: Race and Ethnicity in Entry-Level Compensation for Arts Administrators in Los Angeles County

May 14, 2021
Make or Break: Race and Ethnicity in Entry-Level Compensation for Arts Administrators in Los Angeles County is a study of compensation for entry-level arts administrators in Los Angeles County and reveals troubling disparities between those who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) and their White counterparts.
How to Use Data When Reopening

How to Use Data when Reopening

May 05, 2021
This zine is designed to help artists, arts organizations, and arts funders use data as you plan for reopening. It includes findings from Audience Outlook Monitor surveys and interviews with arts audiences and visitors in LA County. It also offers suggestions for other data to consider as you plan to reopen.

Audience Outlook Monitor Thematic Findings

April 29, 2021
The Department of Arts and Culture contracted with WolfBrown to provide our grantees with an opportunity to participate in the Audience Outlook Monito
Accessibility and the Arts: Reconsidering the Role of the Artist

Exploring Role of Artists in Making Work Accessible

December 16, 2020
The Department of Arts and Culture in collaboration with Claremont Graduate University’s Center for Business and Management of the Arts today released a new paper titled Accessibility and the Arts: Reconsidering the Role of the Artist.

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Creative Strategist Program Evaluation

An evaluation of the first six residencies of the Creative Strategist program finds that a significant amount of art-as-process occurred across the residencies, with many of the creative strategists doing work engaging communities, especially those historically underserved by local government.

How to Use Data When Reopening

This zine is designed to help artists, arts organizations, and arts funders use data as you plan for reopening. It includes findings from Audience Outlook Monitor surveys and interviews with arts audiences and visitors in LA County. It also offers suggestions for other data to consider as you plan to reopen.

"Reflections on the Past, Present & Future of Los Nietos" by Louise Griffin

What began as a health crisis has become an economic crisis and a moment of reckoning for racial justice. Since mid-March, systemic and structural inequities across LA County have become more visible than ever before.

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