Tom Finklepearl Signals Emphasis on Diversity and Inclusion in Cultural Policy

September 11th, 2019

NYC Commissioner of Cultural Affairs Tom Finklepearl has a piece in the Art Newspaper this week emphasizes that the importance of diversity and inclusion in New York cultural institutions, and emphasizes the improvements to workplace culture that steps to emphasize these values can have at arts organizations. “Today, we are developing new plans that we hope will open our institutions’ doors wider than ever,” he writes. “It matters who leads and who makes decisions at these organizations: diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels will make our cultural community more dynamic, open and intellectually complex.Read more at Art Newspaper