Daily Archive: September 2, 2021

The Impact of COVID on Career Opportunities in Small Arts and Heritage Organizations

Small businesses in D.C.’s arts and heritage sector have long been major drivers of the capital’s tourism and revenues. Many are non-profit and rely on government funding, combined with donations and admission fees. Everything from museums to theaters to historical monuments rely on public attendance for their survival. So, when COVID-19 came along, many of these small businesses feared they wouldn’t pull through. How bad was the damage? Let’s take a look at the state of small arts and heritage organizations in Washington, D.C., before, during, and after the pandemic.

Small arts and heritageBefore the pandemic

The creative economy is divided into two

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Arts & Culture Newsletter: Experience La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest, this time online

Good morning, and welcome to the U-T Arts & Culture Newsletter.

I’m David L. Coddon, and here’s your guide to all things essential in San Diego’s arts and culture this week.

La Jolla Music Society’s SummerFest is over for another year, but if you missed any or all of the festival’s in-person programming, you’re in luck: At no charge through Tuesday, you can stream six of the SummerFest 2021 full-length concerts, while 20 education events will be online indefinitely.

Four of the streamable concerts are part of the festival’s “Synergy Series.” Also included is the “SummerFest Finale: A Love Composed”

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Examining art and creativity’s role in healing the community

(WXYZ) — COVID-19 has certainly taken a toll on our community and it will take time for us to heal.

We’re being joined for the 7 UpFront segment by the Director of Arts and Culture for the City of Detroit Rochelle Riley to talk about home art and creativity can help.

You can see the full interview in the video player above.

“My office of Arts, Culture, and Entrepreneurship was thrilled to partner with the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy and Cranbrook Art Museum and the TCF Center to do The Healing Memorial one year after we did the memorial on Belle

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