Recognizing Model STEAM Programs in K-12 Education

  The Ovation Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ovation, in partnership with the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) and Americans for the Arts (AFTA), and in consultation with the Congressional STEAM Caucus and the Rhode Island School of Design, developed the innOVATION STEAM Grant Awards Program. The...

Putting the “A” in STEAM

Blending arts into the sciences inspires creative thinking, problem solving and innovation Matt Zalaznick Mt. Airy City Schools in North Carolina revitalized arts classes to launch its STEAM programs. The rising popularity of blended STEAM programs reflects a nationwide K12 push to develop the next generation of innovators. Injecting...

I.D.E.A. Breaks Ground on a New Model of Art District

John M. Eger Become a fanDirector of the Creative Economy Initiative at San Diego State University (SDSU) is also the Van Deerlin Endowed Chair of Communications and Public Policy   Yesterday, a new model of art and culture district broke ground in San Diego on the first...

Science Shows Art Can Do Incredible Things for Your Mind and Body

Art’s sweet relationship with the brain and body makes a trip to the museum worth it. There’s no doubt that art has helped shape society. We build galleries that host priceless creations from the world’s best talent. People all over the world are familiar with famous...