Arts Organizations Attract Many Diverse Canadians

By Greg Baeker

Recent research conducted by Hill Strategies Research offers interesting insights into participation by a range of different categories of arts participants in specific arts activities. There is sometimes a perception that arts organizations and activities are challenged to respond to diversity, in particular Canada’s substantial ethno-racial and racial diversity. However, the study confirms that overall, 71% of Canadians attended at least one of the five key arts activities in 2010. I’ll summarize some of the key findings here. For more details, take a look at the full reportRead the full blog post