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What could arts organizations do better to get you in the door?

Posted at 9:39 AM on December 7, 2011 by Paul Tosto
Filed under: Arts

We're focused today on the financial condition of arts and arts groups. The MPR News question of the day today is working a similar vein, asking readers: What could arts organizations do better to get you in the door?

Add your voice here.

Here's one response:

Art is always last on the list of things to spend money on. I have to work a full-time job in order to pay the bills, because selling my artwork wouldn't even come close. The above mentioned organizations are simply running into this fact: people have to spend their money on the essentials (food, clothing, etc.).


About Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto

Paul Tosto writes the Big Story Blog for MPR News. He joined the newsroom in 2008 after more than 20 years reporting on education, politics and the economy for news wires and newspapers across the country.