Author: Caroline Ross
Media Type: Report
One of a number of field scans conducted by ArtPlace, this paper summarizes research and best practices in the intersection of arts and public safety.
This report describes the range of activities at the intersection of public safety and arts and culture, outlines a theory of change, and provides recommendations for further consideration. Through interviews with experts in the field, this research found that art in the public safety sector promotes empathy and understanding, influences law and policy, provides career opportunities, supports well-being, and advances the quality of place.
Arts & Intersections: Public Welfare