Welcome to AAAE

The Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE) consists of more than 150 member programs, all training and equipping students in arts leadership, management, entrepreneurship, cultural policy, and more. Our network of faculty and their alumni are the cornerstones of local arts communities across the globe. AAAE serves as a convener, a resource, and an advocate for formal arts administration education.


Nov 14, 2017 9:17am

Announcing The Brussels Manifesto

AAAE is pleased to announce the release of The Brussels Manifesto on Arts Management, Cultural Management and Policy Education. Drafted in partnership with ENCATC, the European network on cultura...

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Sep 28, 2017 7:42pm

Call for Proposals Now Open

AAAE has opened the call for proposals for the 2018 conference. The programming committee seeks paper and session proposals  on the conference theme. More information at conference.artsadministra...

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Jun 10, 2017 5:27pm

Save the Date: #AAAE18

The 2018 Conference will take place May 31- June 2, 2018 in Houston, Texas! Please plan to join us and our hosts, The University of Houston and The University of Houston - Downtown for the 3...

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May 20, 2017 3:48pm

Bob Harlow: Relationship-building is Future-building

Relationship-building is Future-building by Bob Harlow Bob Harlow recently served as a judge for AAAE's content competition. Here he provides a reflection and response to the winning entry.&nb...

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