Policy Research

WolfBrown has completed important policy-driven research assignments for the National Endowment for the Arts, Canada Council for the Arts, Arts Council England, Australia Council for the Arts, Federation of State Humanities Councils, California Arts Council and numerous other state and local arts agencies and private foundations. This work spans several domains, including studies of public participation in the arts, sector-level needs assessments, design of impact and accountability systems, designs for capacity building initiatives, literature reviews, and research on artists and artist support systems.

Services Offered:

Agency-level and program-level planning

Public participation studies

Accountability frameworks for arts funders

Sector-level needs assessments

Research on artists and artist support