Sustain Arts – Bay Area Launch Events


The Sustain Arts team, in partnership with local partners Theatre Bay Area, Dancers’ Group, Arts for a Better Bay Area and SV Creates, invite the community to learn more about a new and innovative way to explore arts and cultural data at these two free upcoming launch events:

Sustain Arts! – Bay Area Resource Launch – Silicon Valley
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 3:00-4:30pm – PT
Cupertino B Room
1400 Parkmoor Avenue * San Jose, CA 95126
No Cost; Email to register


Sustain Arts! – Bay Area Resource Launch – San Francisco
Thursday, October 22, 2015 10:30 am – 12:00 pm PT
312 Sutter Street * San Francisco, CA 94108
No Cost; Register at


At the events Bay Area arts leaders Brad Erickson, Executive Director of Theatre Bay Area, Michelle Lynch Reynolds, Program Director of Dancers’ Group, and representatives Arts for a Better Bay Area and SV Creates will discuss how the Sustain Arts platform provides meaningful data to support and strengthen the Bay Area’s vibrant arts community. Attendees will learn how to apply data on arts funding, arts participation, and arts organizations to their work. All attendees are invited to participate in the discussion and bring their laptops for hands-on experimentation with this tool! For those that can’t attend in person, the San Francisco event will have a live stream. Information about the live stream can be found at

Perfect for:

  • Executive Directors
  • Communications and marketing staff
  • Development and fundraising professionals
  • Foundation program officers
  • Artists
  • Trustees and individual donors
  • Creative entrepreneurs
  • Public advocates and policy-makers
  • Researchers and journalists
  • Community development leaders