Few would dispute that cultural institutions add tremendous value to society.
The arts are a celebration of our civilization, harkening to our past to provoke self-reflection, while simultaneously propelling us into the future, inspiring new beliefs, goals, and hopes.
Yet while the intrinsic merits of cultural institutions are beyond debate, their survival is anything but certain. Technological breakthroughs have revolutionized the way humanity consumes culture, foot traffic is in constant decline, the fight for mindshare is increasingly competitive, and young patrons have new expectations and a shorter attention span than ever before, among other obstacles.
How can cultural institutions fight back, and safeguard their future? Read “Cultural Institutions: Elevating Engagement for Millennials and Gen Zs” to explore the five key challenges facing cultural institutions today, and the five immediate steps cultural institutions can take to innovate their way to survival.
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