Activism: What can art learn from business? | Brunswick Group

Activism: What can art learn from business?

Leaders of art institutions and big businesses find themselves in surprisingly similar situations.

Over recent years, they’ve faced increased scrutiny from ever more diverse groups – audiences, local communities and activist groups – that have never been more influential in framing the reputation of some of the world’s top culture institutions.

From the British Museum, to the Louvre, to the Whitney, major arts organizations are under intense pressure to respond to, and become leading voices in, bigger public conversations around identity, restitution, representation, and ethical funding.

Read  about how our experience helping clients navigate activist shareholders carries valuable lessons for arts institutions.