Updated NASAA Member Directory

Monday, November 12, 2007

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Executive Director's Column

NASAA Executive Director Jonathan Katz

Integrating a creative economy approach into the strategic agenda of a state arts agency...can be challenging conceptually, administratively and politically.


Announcements and Resources

News and Current Information

New ADA resource from Department of Justice ... Scholastic Art & Writing Awards ... National Arts Advocacy Day ... Cultural Heritage Tourism Alliance Conference


Legislative Update

NASAA Legislative Counsel Thomas L. Birch

Appropriations bills are bogged down in Congress and many may not be passed by the close of the fiscal year ... A proposed bill would make it easier to donate art by modifying the tax benefits associated with high-value contributions.


Frequently Asked Questions

When new staff or council members join our state arts agency, what should I tell them about NASAA?


Did You Know?

Did you know that the melody of "The Star Spangled Banner," was derived from a popular British drinking song? Here is a collection of interesting facts about a few of Baltimore's cultural institutions, some of its famous citizens and a brief introduction to "Balmorese."