Videogames Now Considered Art

National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts

The National Endowment for the Arts announced that videogames would be considered art and can now receive funding. The Arts on Radio and Television category has been changed to The Arts in Media, and now includes webisodes and interactive games. Does this mean Farmville is eligible for government subsidies? Read the full article at

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