TIG Resources

EVAL20: Virtual Conference
Arts, Culture, and Museums Sessions

Recorded Sessions Available into Jan 31, 2021

Oct 22, 2020

07:00 PM Eastern Time (US)
Arts, Culture, and Museums Business Meeting
Featuring a Talk by Patricia Moore Shaffer, Deputy Director | Office of Research & Analysis
National Endowment for the Arts
Recording of 2020 Business Meeting

Oct 29, 2020

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Eastern Time (US)
Measuring Intangible Outcomes: Approaches to Evaluating Arts-Based Initiatives and Programs Session 2492 - Panel

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Eastern Time (US)
Beyond Traditional Program Evaluation in the Arts: Hybrid Contexts, System-wide Effects, and Social Justice Outcomes Session 2899 - Panel

The Impact of a Holocaust Museum Visit on Underserved Students and Teachers

Immediately Relevant Resources

COVID-19 Evaluation Initiatives
Culture and Community in a Time of Crisis: Join a National Audience Research Collaboration
COVID-19 Audience Outlook Monitor 

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Recent Publications by TIG Members

Imagining Arts Organizations for New Audiences: Values and Valuing. (2015). Annabel Jackson.

Arts Evaluation and Assessment: Measuring Impact in Schools and Communities
. (2018). Editors: Rajan, Rekha S., O'Neal, Ivonne Chand (Eds.). Palgrave Macmillan.

Arts Evaluation Book

Chapters by TIG Members

  • An Introduction to Arts Evaluation Rekha S. Rajan and Ivonne Chand O'Neal
  • Everyday Arts for Special Education: Impact on Student Learning and Teacher Development Rob Horowitz
  • The Arts and Socioemotional Development: Evaluating a New Mandate for Arts Education Steven J. Holochwost, et.al.
  • AP Research and the Arts: Evaluating a New Approach to College Preparation Ivonne Chand O’Neal, et. al.
  • The Best of Both Worlds: Using Multiple Evaluation Approaches to Build Capacity and Improve a Museum-Based Arts Program Don Glass and Patti Saraniero
  • Stages, Sights & Sounds: Evaluating Student Engagement with Live, Multimedia Arts Performance
    Rekha S. Rajan, et.al.
  • Arts Policy and the Creative Economy Ivonne Chand O’Neal, Rekha S. Rajan, et. al.