The Mellon Foundation proposed partnering with Association of Art Museum Directors to conduct a demographic survey of staff and boards of art museums.
Finding Category: Arts & Culture
Art Museum Staff Demographic Survey
The Demographics of the Arts and Cultural Workforce in Los Angeles County
This study analyzes the demographics of the arts and cultural workforce in Los Angeles County – specifically, staff members, boards, volunteers, and independent contractors associated with 386 cultural nonprofits, most of which receive funding from LACAC and/or seven other municipal funders in the County.
Insights From the Alliance of Museums’ Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion Working Group
This report explores challenges faced and lessons learned by those who have taken on the effort to expand diversity, equity, accessibility, and Inclusion in museums.
Museum Board Leadership
In the fall of 2016, The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) partnered with BoardSource to conduct a national governance survey of museums modeled after BoardSource’s Leading with Intent: A National Index of Nonprofit Board Practices.This collorboration allowed museums to benchmark their governance practices with other museums as well as with more than 1,300 other nonprofit organizations.