15 Things Americans Believe about the Arts

In December 2015, 3,200 Americans responded to a survey by Americans for the Arts, identifying perceptions and attitudes about the arts in the US.

Do they value artistic activities and arts education? Do our country’s citizens feel the arts are an important part of their lives? Do they support government funding for the arts?

The results to these questions and many more were released earlier this month, and are compiled below in this handy infographic! (For the complete report, visit Americans for the Arts.)