Economic Impact

Reports concerning economic contributions of the nonprofit arts sector to the state economy. 

Oregon’s arts and culture sector contributed $687 million and 22,299 jobs to Oregon’s economy in fiscal year 2015, according to the latest Arts & Economic Prosperity study from Americans for the Arts.
An exploration of authentic Oregon and the importance of cultural tourism throughout the state, profiling events such as the Sisters' jazz and folk festivals.
Findings of research conducted by The Western States Arts Federation measuring art-related economic activity and health in Oregon.

Oregon Arts Commission

(503) 986-0082 (phone)
(503) 581-5115 (fax)
775 Summer Street NE, Ste 200
Salem, OR 97301-1280