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New Data Brief Examines Scope and Economic Impact of Cleveland Dance Sector

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Analysis finds Cleveland Dance Sector responsible for 396 jobs, $28 million in economic output CLEVELAND, OH, June 10, 2019 – A new data brief released today through a partnership of Arts Cleveland and The Center for Economic Development at Cleveland State University’s Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs finds that dance in Cleveland is…

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Arts Cleveland Releases Economic Impact Report on Literature Industry

Study Shows Cleveland’s Literature Sector Makes Significant Contributions to the Area. CLEVELAND, OH, September 27, 2018 – Today, Arts Cleveland, formerly known as Community Partnership for Arts and Culture, released Inside the Margins: A Cleveland Literature Industry Study. The summary report shares employment and income data alongside case studies on local authors and others in the…

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Public Officials Honored for Supporting Arts & Culture

Cleveland, OH, June 15, 2018 – The Community Partnership for Arts and Culture (CPAC) honored the following public officials today for their work in fostering a robust arts and culture sector in Northeast Ohio: Cleveland City Councilman Kevin Conwell for his active support in building a new Cleveland School of the Arts and his continued…

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As threats to federal arts funding persist, new study demonstrates vital role of government funding to local arts and culture nonprofits

CLEVELAND (Thursday, April 13, 2017) – Government support to Cuyahoga County arts and culture nonprofits remained relatively constant from 2011-2015. Research indicates small and mid-sized arts and cultural organizations have a higher reliance on public funding compared to larger organizations. This data comes from Culture Pulse, a study released today by the Community Partnership for…

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Using Their Craft, Artists Breathe Life into History, Myth and Tradition

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CLEVELAND (December 20, 2016) – Today, the Community Partnership for Arts and Culture releases the final collection of video interviews with Creative Workforce Fellows. Through their original work, these five artists create a connection between contemporary audiences and themes and craft of the past. They remind us that societal and personal progress requires remembering and…

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December Events: Artists to Engage with County Residents

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Cleveland, OH (DECEMBER, 2016)—In December 2016, Creative Workforce Fellows will be sharing work in events across Cuyahoga County and throughout Northeast Ohio. Attend an event to collect all 40 artist trading cards. EVENTS December 1-18: The SantaLand Diaries: Starring theatre artist and Creative Workforce Fellow, Ray Caspio and produced by Cleveland Public Theatre, The SantaLand Diaries is best-selling…

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Reflecting: Cleveland Artists Muse on Issues of Identity and Human Experience

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CLEVELAND (December 2016) – Today, the Community Partnership for Arts and Culture releases a fifth wave of Creative Workforce Fellows’ artist profile videos. Through their work, local artists endeavor to create safe spaces, challenge perspectives and break down the barriers that exist between race, age, culture and personal identity. These seven 2016 Creative Workforce Fellows…

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