Giving Compass' Take:

• This podcast discusses the evolution of how philanthropy funds the arts during past crises as well as the current pandemic. 

• How does art play a role in activism? Why are philanthropists reluctant to fund art in times of distress? 

• Read more about arts and culture philanthropy.

A podcast about the role of arts and philanthropy in moments of crisis. Together with community artists, scholars, and funders we consider key questions: what value does society place on the arts during crises, and how does this shape philanthropic responses? What lessons about resilience, funding, and survival does the arts community teach the philanthropic sector, and us all, as we imagine and create “new normals” post COVID-19?

Listen to the entire podcast about the role of arts and philanthropy at Philanthropy and Social Movements.