Why don't our audiences look like a train stop? Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Use your w*rd$! - the new meanings of punctuation Twenty-six letters are not enough for some artists. Names scattered with punctuation marks make new meaning and smart marketing. Creatives struggling to return Christmas present no one wanted (Premium locked content) In the run-up to Christmas, the Government released the Productivity Commission’s final report. The industry has come back from holidays fighting against a range of changes likely to go through in 2017. Diversity is a white word The superficial scramble for cultural diversity is not addressing the deep causes of exclusion and the power imbalance in the arts. Hand over the keys and let in a teen audience (locked) Engaging adolescents in the arts is quite different from - and often more difficult than - family programming. But the rewards for savvy arts organisations are considerable. (Premium content) Premium content Fotis Kapetopoulos Friday 9 May, 2014 We will know we are really tapping culturally diverse audiences when the range of faces truly reflects the population. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the arts industry Post, manage and monitor your social media campaigns using our extensive social media toolkit Promote yourself and your career to the largest arts community in Australia by uploading your professional profile Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Take advantage of exclusive ticket giveaways, offers and competitions Save hundreds of Dollars every year on cinema tickets, magazines, books, travel, shopping and more with the Member Rewards scheme ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and be part of the Australian arts community Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Fotis Kapetopoulos is an arts consultant who runs the annual Bite the Big Apple! New York Arts Management Tour 6 – 10 October. He is coordinating Arts West, a collaborative arts marketing strategy for Melbourne’s West and was the former editor of Neos Kosmos English Edition and former Director of Multicultural Arts Victoria.