Key Issues

Federal Funding

Learn more about funding for the IMLS, NEA, and NEH, which give grants to museums on a competitive basis.

Mapping the Reach of Art Museums

AAMD's mapping project provides a vivid illustration of museums’ reach across their communities.

Advocacy Tips

Your legislators need to hear from you about the importance of art museums to your community.  Let AAMD help you make those connections.

Tax Matters

AAMD is part of a broad coalition working to preserve the income tax deduction for charitable gifts.

Hot Topic

Click here for information about legislation and initiatives affecting the art museum field.


AAMD is an an active participant in addressing international issues of interest to art museums.