The Research Center for Arts and Culture (RCAC) provides data, information, and programming in service of artists and the arts.

Our Research

Explore the RCAC's research reports, which document the circumstances and needs of artists in America — and address topics including cultural policy, education, participation in the arts, and creative aging.

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ART CART Exhibition & Panel Discussions

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“What is honored in a country is cultivated there.”

— Plato, Republic, Book VIII


« Meet the artists, educators, fellows and partners who are working together to preserve artistic legacies in ART CART