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Topeka residents asked to fill out ArtsConnect arts and culture survey

What is iconic about Topeka? What are the city’s best-kept secrets? What is special and memorable about Topeka?

Those are just a few of the questions ArtsConnect is asking in a recently released arts and culture survey.

The survey will help the arts organization develop a plan aimed at offering creative solutions to strategic planning and give artists a seat at the table.

The survey, which can be found at artstopeka.org/thinkartsfirst, will be available until July 18.

Sarah Fizell, executive director of ArtsConnect, said the creative plan isn’t meant to replace such existing plans as Momentum 2022 or the

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Survey: Ohio arts industry lost $1 billion, could take 2 years to recover from COVID-19 pandemic

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Ohio’s arts and creative industry could be far from recovering from the effects of the COVID-19 health crisis. A recent survey from advocacy group Ohio Citizens for the Arts (OCA) is painting a clearer picture of the pandemic’s toll on the sector.

“It’s really gutted this industry, an industry that really is at the backbone of prosperity and quality of life and building strong communities,” said OCA executive director Angela Meleca.

40 OCA members who responded to the group’s survey reported they’ve lost a collective $136

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El Museo Looks to Define ‘Latinx Art’ With a Major Survey

For much of the past year, New York City’s museum clock has been running on Covid time. When lockdown hit last March, exhibitions in progress went dark. Some later reopened for a last-gasp run. Others never saw the light again. Still others, originally scheduled to debut during the past several months, have had to carve out new slots. “Estamos Bien — La Trienal 20/21” at El Museo del Barrio, is one of the late-landing arrivals.

The show is El Museo’s first national survey of what it calls Latinx art, using the much-debated gender-neutral and (the museum argues) culturally embracing alternative

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