An annual online survey, data management, and institutional improvement system designed to enhance the impact of arts-school education. SNAAP partners with degree-granting institutions to administer the survey to their arts graduates. View their interactive SnaapShot of 2011 findings from over 33,000 arts alumni in America.
Fractured Atlas empowers artists, arts organizations, and other cultural sector stakeholders by eliminating practical barriers to artistic expression, so as to foster a more agile and resilient cultural ecosystem. Services they offer to artists include fiscal sponsorship, group health insurance coverage, online resources including an interface for selling tickets and accepting donations, online courses on the business aspects of the arts, a space rental marketplace, and more.
Alliance of Artists Communities
A national and international association of artists' communities and residencies — a diverse field of more than 1,000 programs worldwide that support artists of any discipline in the development of new creative work. Offers professional development services and artists resources, online, in print and in person through "Be Our Guest," a series of public sessions on residencies and ther opportunities for artists.
Publisher of business and self-help books for artists, photographers, filmmakers, authors and other creative professionals. Offerings include books like The Photographer's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotion and The Graphic Designer's Guide to Pricing, Estimating,and Budgeting.
Americans for the Arts
The leading national nonprofit organization for advancing arts in America. Issues the National Arts Awards and hosts Arts Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill.
College Art Association (CAA)
A professional organization for those involved in the teaching the practice, history and criticism of the visual arts. Over 14,000 artists, art historians, scholars, curators, collectors, educators, art publishers, and other visual-arts professionals are individual members. In addition to providing job listings, the CAA fosters career development and professional advancement by identifying and developing sources of funding for the practice of art and scholarship in the arts.
Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
Runs the Young Professionls Network (YPN), a professional development program designd to provide young professionals in the area with an insider's view of the Philadelphia business community and networking opportunities.
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
In addition to job listings, the Cultural Alliance offers programs and services in marketing, policy and advocacy, grantmaking, research, and health and employee benefits, available to creative professionals in the greater Philadelphia region.
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA)
The mission of the PCA is to foster the excellence, diversity and vitality of the arts in Pennsylvania and to broaden the availability and appreciation of those arts throughout the state. Provides a list of funding opportunities and residencies for Pennsylvanian artists.
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