Research (233 publications)

Artists in metropolitan areas – 1990

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1993
6p.
Subjects:
Artists--United States--Statistics

Artists in the Large Metropolitan Areas : Research Division Note no. 5

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1983
6p.

Analysis of data from the 1980 Census of Population for the 60 largest Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas where 65% of the American artist labor force lived in 1980.

Subjects:
Artists--Employment--United States
Artists--United States

Artists in the work force : employment and earnings, 1970 to 1990

pdf of book
Contributors:
Alper, Neil, 1949-
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : Seven Locks Press, 1996
vii, 144 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Artists--Employment--United States
Artists--Salaries, etc--United States

Artists in the workforce: 1990-2005 : executive summary


Authors:
Gaquin, Dierdre
Contributors:
Bradshaw, Tom
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
1 folded sheet : ill. ; 28 cm.

Summary of a report prepared by Deirdre Gaquin and Tom Bradshaw.

Subjects:
Artists--United States--Statistics
Arts--United States--Statistics
Occupational surveys--United States

Artists in the Workforce: 1990-2005

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
140p.

Artists in the Workforce: 1990-2005 is the first nationwide look at artists’ demographic and employment patterns in the 21st century. Artists in the Workforce analyzes working artist trends, gathering new statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau to provide a comprehensive overview of this workforce segment and its maturation over the past 30 years, along with detailed information on specific artist occupations.

Subjects:
Artists--Employment--United States
Arts--Economic aspects--United States

Artists in the Workforce: Employment and Earnings, 1970-1990 : Research Division Report no. 37

pdf of book
Authors:
Alper, Neil O.
Wassall, Gregory H.
Contributors:
Jeffri, Joan
Greenblatt, Robert
Kay, Ann O.
Butcher, Stephyn G. W.
Chartrand, Harry Hillman
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1996
144p.

This report examines employment and earnings trends in artist occupations from 1970 to 1990 using a variety of databases, including both large scale Federal surveys and smaller targeted surveys of artists groups. Alper, Wassall, Jeffri, Greenblatt, Kay, Butcher, and Chartrand.

Subjects:
Artists--Employment--United States

Artists Increase 54% in the 1980s : Research Division Note no. 40

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1993
4p.

This note reports information from the 1990 Census of Population on artist occupations. The artist labor force in 11 occupations totaled 1,671,278 in 1990 — a 54% increase from 1980. The note provides information on the size of the individual artist occupation labor forces as reported in the 1970, 1980, and 1990 censuses.

Subjects:
Artists--United States--Statistics

Artists increase 54% in the 1980s : Research Division Note no. 40

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1993
Subjects:
Artists--United States--Statistics

Artists Increase 81% In The 1970s : Research Division Note no. 3

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1983
4p.

Analysis of data from the 1980 Census of Population covering increases in the artist labor force for the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Subjects:
Artists--United States
Artists--Employment--United States
Arts--Economic aspects--United States

Artists Real Earnings Decline 37% in the 1970s : Research Division Note no. 10

pdf of book
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1985
6p.

Median earnings are compared for artists in each of the eleven occupations for 1969 and 1979, the reference years used in the 1970 and 1980 Censuses. The Note contains both actual dollar earnings and constant dollar earnings (adjusted for inflation) and compares median women artist earnings in each of the occupations with those of men in both 1969 and 1979.

Subjects:
Artists--United States--Economic conditions