Funding Sources for Public Art
Type Fact Sheet or Infographic
State(s) All States
Policy Areas Civil Rights, Community Development, Economic Justice, Environment & Natural Resources, Public Spaces
Securing adequate funding is the cornerstone of any public art program. Aside from donations from private individuals and corporations, there are a number of approaches through which to garner financial support for art. These ways can be broken into four broad tracts: public/private sector endeavors; percent- and non-percent-for-art programs; developer participation; and local funding sources.