Art and culture also give us other benefits. They benefit us economically, socially, and educationally – from the future prospects of our children, to the vibrancy of our cities, to the contribution made to economic growth.
If we want people to support art and culture, we need them to understand why art and culture is so essential to them, to their communities and to their nation.
Collectively, everyone working in the sector can tell a powerful story about this. We can prove that art and culture really do make a difference.
Explore the sections above to learn more about each area of the case for art and culture.
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