Target Markets - 1999

Target Markets

An analysis of customers from a diverse group of arts and culture organizations throughout Greater Cleveland. 1999.

This report analyzes the customer data files from a broad and diverse cross-section of performing arts groups, cultural organizations, and entertainment attractions throughout the Greater Cleveland area. The study was conducted in conjunction with the development of a community cultural plan for Northeast Ohio.

1999

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Arts and Culture Participation (Akron) – Benefits and Barriers 2002

Benefits and Barriers - Greater Akron

A Survey of Arts and Culture Consumers in Greater Akron

This study outlines what drives consumers to participate in arts and culture activities in Greater Akron. 2003.

This study outlines what drives consumers to participate in arts and culture activities in Greater Akron as well as what prevents them from doing so. It is intended to aid in the development of programming and marketing concepts for arts and culture organizations in Greater Akron.

2003

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Arts and Culture Participation - Benefits and Barriers 2002

A Survey of Arts and Culture Consumers in Northeast Ohio: Arts and Culture Participation – Benefits and Barriers. 2002.

Eight focus groups and a telephone survey of 800 adults were conducted from July, 2001 to November, 2001. Participants in the study were only those who have participated in at least one arts and cultural activity or event during the past year. The objectives of this study were to 1) identify the major benefits of arts and cultural participation in NE Ohio, 2) identify the major barriers and motivators for arts and cultural participation. This information was intended to aide in the formulation of programming and marketing concepts for arts and cultural organizations in NE Ohio.

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Cultural Budget and Economic Activity Analyses for Northeast Ohio

Cultural Budget and Economic Activity Analyses for Northeast Ohio

A study focusing on the finances of Cuyahoga County’s nonprofit cultural sector and the surrounding region. 1999.

This report summarizes research on the finances of Cuyahoga County’s nonprofit cultural sector and its surrounding region. It includes an analysis of the combined economic activity of the sector, as well as an economic profile of the organizations in it.

1999

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Arts and Cultural Industry Workforce Barometer - 2004

A Survey of Northeast Ohio Nonprofit Arts and Cultural Organizations

Arts and Cultural Industry Workforce Barometer

Report detailing the results of Community Partnership for Arts and Culture’s second survey of job loss and growth in the arts and culture sector. 2004.

This report summarizes Arts Cleveland’s second survey of job loss and growth in the arts and cultural sector. The survey’s goal was to understand the health of Northeast Ohio’s nonprofit arts and cultural assets. This survey was expanded to include Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage and Summit Counties.

2004

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Economic Impact of Non-Local Arts and Culture Consumers

Economic Impact of Non-Local Arts & Culture Consumers

An economic impact report on 9 Cuyahoga County-based arts and culture organizations. 2004.

This study examines the economic impact of 9 Cuyahoga County-based arts and culture organizations with different budget sizes and disciplines. The report is intended to improve regional understanding of the economic impact of arts and culture visitors to Cuyahoga County.

2004

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Arts & Culture Organizations: A Study of Their Occupations

Arts & Culture Organizations: A Study of Their Occupations

An analysis of the occupations supported by NE Ohio’s arts and culture sector. 2004.
This study analyzes the occupations supported by Northeast Ohio’s arts and culture organizations. It specifically focuses on those that are not typically associated with the arts and culture sector, such as trade, clerical, transportation, and maintenance workers. The report examines the cross-over of arts and culture occupations with other industries.
2004

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Remix Cleveland

A Music Industry Study

Executive summary and full report of Cleveland’s music industry analysis. 2011.
Remix Cleveland

Cleveland’s music scene is rooted in a music legacy of groundbreaking performances, local talent, and music innovation. Arts Cleveland (formerly Community Partnership for Arts and Culture) and Cleveland State University partnered to explore the music industry in this study. This report’s objective was to understand the Cleveland Music Sector today and assess the economic impact of music events and venues in Cuyahoga County. The report outlines how the Cleveland Music Sector can be engaged as a partner for shaping the city’s future.  It includes six case studies on how the music industry is intersecting with some of Cleveland’s strongest sectors like manufacturing and medicine.

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Forming Cleveland

Forming Cleveland

A Visual Arts, Craft and Design Industry Study

Forming Cleveland takes an in-depth look at the role greater Cleveland’s visual arts, craft and design industry plays in the regional economy. 2014.
Forming Cleveland: A Visual Arts, Craft and Design Industry Study

Visual arts, craft and design are a large part of our daily lives, which are inundated with images not only through museums or private collections, but also through product consumption. Art penetrates our environments and can inspire collective action. The creative process inspires us to think about new concepts, applications, and markets for stimulating innovation. In order to position greater Cleveland’s visual arts, craft and design sector for continued growth, the community needs to understand the strengths and challenges facing the sector. Forming Cleveland provides a foundation of research to achieve this aim as well as spur discussions about how to strengthen the sector in its role as an innovator for our region. Arts Cleveland and Cleveland State University partnered to explore the visual arts, craft and design industry in this study. It includes eight case studies on how the visual arts, craft and design industry is impacting our city’s landscape and vision for our future.

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Staging Cleveland

Staging ClevelandStaging Cleveland takes an in-depth look at the role greater Cleveland’s theater industries play in the regional economy. 2017.

The concentration of high-quality theaters and playwrights in the Cleveland region helps to make it a mid-sized city that has a disproportionally high level of national recognition. This is just one of the competitive advantages of Cleveland theater found in “Staging Cleveland: A Theater Industry Study.” The study shares the economic impact and ecosystem of Cuyahoga County’s theater industry.

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