ERIC Number: ED057031
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Federal Funds and Services for the Arts.
Gault, Judith G., Comp.
This publication lists and describes 90 Federal programs of interest to individual artists, public and private groups, educational institutions, and organizations involved in arts programing. It outlines programs of direct assistance to individual artists--grants, fellowships, and loans. It details programs which strengthen arts programing--research, equipment and materials, construction and remodeling, technical assistance and exhibits, community programs, teaching opportunities, and vocational education and rehabilitation. It also describes various arts activities of Federal commissions to promote a richer cultural environment. The book is concerned solely with programs currently providing funds and services for artists and art programing in the following arts fields: instrumental and vocal music, dance, theatre, creative writing, folk art, architecture, industrial design, painting, sculpture, graphic and craft arts, costume and fashion design, photography, motion pictures, radio and television, and tape and sound recording. Appendixes present listings of: Federal Commissions Engaged in Arts Activities, Federal Agencies Administering Arts Programs, State Arts Agencies, and Federal Legislation Providing Funds and Services for the Arts. An index is provided. (Author/DB)
Descriptors: Art, Creative Writing, Cultural Activities, Educational Research, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Fellowships, Financial Support, Grants, Mass Media, Special Education, State Agencies, Teaching Programs, Theater Arts, Vocational Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (FS 5.250:50050, $1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC.