Clients"Working with Metris on Adding It Up helped Pillsbury House + Theatre and our consortium of community partners to clearly define our intended impacts and figure out how we were doing in terms of reaching them. While this was primarily conceived as an evaluation project, it has enhanced everything we do and has helped us talk about the work in a new a much more powerful way.‚ÄĚ ‚ÄĒNoel Raymond, Co-Artistic Director, Pillsbury House + Theatre
Metris Arts Consulting works with a range of clients from across the country and internationally, including philanthropic foundations, government agencies (local to federal), and arts and community development nonprofits. We view our clients as close partners and seek out collaborations with critical learners doing innovative and interesting work.
Our major clients and research sponsors to date include 3Arts, Americans for the Arts, Arts Cleveland, Artplace America,¬†Artspace, Bush Foundation, Center for Community Progress, the City of Carlsbad, CA, the¬†City of Minneapolis, City of Sacramento, CA, Hennepin Theatre Trust, Hivos, the Hong Kong Institute of Contemporary Culture, Los Angeles Department of Arts and Culture, Indiana Arts Commission, Intermedia Arts, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Kresge Foundation,¬†LINC,¬†LISC, NeighborWorks America, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, National Endowment for the Arts, New England Foundation for the Arts, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Pillsbury House + Theatre, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the University of Houston,¬†the Urban Institute, Touchstone Theatre.
With our strategic partners, Markusen Economic Research, GO collaborative, and the Project on Regional and Industrial Economics, we have also completed projects for the Center for Cultural Innovation, the City of Grand Rapids, the City of San Jos√© Office of Cultural Affairs, Creative Capital, the James Irvine Foundation, and the Mayors Institute on City Design.