Art Collections Data

Art Collections Data

April 27, 2018
About
Arts Datathon: Collections will take place on Friday, April 27, 2018. This year we will focus on collections data, offering participants several different tracks to work on projects related to civic art, street art, veterans memorabilia,...
Project Tracks
REGISTER NOW There are eight tracks at Arts Datathon: Collections programmed for upcoming datathon on April 27, 2018. Tracks are listed below in alphabetical order. Details about each track are available below.   CIVIC ART...
Documentation
We are delighted to share the final report and toolkit on the 2017 datathon on arts access. The report tells what we did and how we did it. The toolkit offers informative tips for any organization or...

Friday, April 27, 2018 | Downtown Los Angeles

Arts Datathon 2.0: Collections will focus on collections data, offering participants several different tracks to work on projects related to civic art, street art, veterans memorabilia, music, and much more. The second annual Arts Datathon is presented by the LA County Arts Commission, Angels Gate Cultural Center, City of LA Department of Cultural Affairs, County of LA Public Library, LA County Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and USC Libraries, with support from Arts for LA, Sotheby’s Institute of Art at Claremont Graduate University, Ford Theatres, East of Borneo, LACMA and Hack for LA.

Goals

Explore the data that already exist on arts and culture.
Engage a wide range of people in thinking deeply about how to improve access to the arts.
Inspire new projects, proposals and policies that would utilize data to improve access to the arts.
Identify ways to improve arts data collection, organization and coordination.
Spark community curiosity and conversations about arts access and equity.