Month: July 2016

Public Money & Art

We’ve been playing the “How I envy the Brits” game for such a long time – aren’t they lucky. All that government money. I’ve played it too. In this recent example in The Washington Post, it’s “How I envy the Canadians”. Well, here’s a great story from Hyperallergic to make you think twice. No matter…

Long term returns are down, and expected to go lower. Find the story here in the Wall St. Journal.  This trend will increase pressure on endowments throughout the performing arts world. The answer is increased focus on long-term fundraising for those endowments, NOT higher rates of withdrawal. If the Arts wish not to follow so…