arts arts  /ˈɑrts/

Definition(s):

  • (n) studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Arts ed in Iowa discussed

    The arts have a place in the Iowa Core, according to Rosanne Malek, Iowa Department of Education consultant.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Fort Dodge Messenger

  2. Seattle Arts and Lectures appoints Ruth Dickey new executive director

    Seattle Arts & Lectures has appointed a new executive director. It’s Ruth Dickey, director of Cincinatti’s Clifton Cultural Arts Center. In a press release, the organization cited Dickey’s programming and fundraising abilities, saying she raised $2 million for capital renovations f
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  3. Arts and culture was fastest-growing philanthropic cause in 2012

    In terms of donations, arts and culture was Americans’ fastest-growing charitable cause in 2012, rising an estimated 7.8% to $14.44 billion, according to a leading annual research report on charitable giving.        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  1. "Karl lived a rich, full life," said Academy president Sid Ganis. "He has the greatest and most loving family; a career that has spanned the spectrum of the arts from theatre to film and television, to some very famous commercial work."
    on Jul 1, 2009 By: Sid Ganis Source: BBC News

  2. "His long and quiet devotion to advancing literacy, the arts and humanities on a national and local scale deserves our appreciation," Rosenberg said Thursday.
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Alan Rosenberg Source: FOXNews

  3. "Together they've had a global impact on the arts and philanthropy and will be excellent ambassadors for peace," said Geir Lundestad, secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, said of the Smiths.
    on Sep 30, 2009 By: Geir Lundestad Source: Sify

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