National Council on the Arts Meeting June 28, 2013

The National Council on the Arts met Friday, June 28, 2013I. n addition to agency updates, there were be two presentations: Bonnie Nichols, NEA research analyst, highlighted the recently announced NEA arts data project, "Equal Opportunity Data Mining: National Statistics About Working Artists". After an overview of the NEA Jazz Masters program by NEA Music DIrector Wayne Brown, the Smithsonian's Ken Kimery profiled the Smithsonian NEA Jazz Masters Oral History Project.