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|April 09, 2015||Caitlin Fitzwater|
California Arts Council Chair Donn Harris to testify with other creative industry experts
On Wednesday, April 15, the Joint Committee on the Arts, chaired by Senator Ben Allen, will explore the interwoven role of creativity and innovation as a driving force of California's economy in diverse industry sectors. During the hearing the latest Statewide data in this year's Otis Report on the Creative Economy, a follow-up to last year's inaugural statewide assessment, will be revealed.
What: Hearing of California's Joint Committee on the Arts "The Arts and Creative Industries: An Updated Assessment of California's Creative Economy"
When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: State Capitol, Rose Ann Vuich Hearing Room 2040
Who: Committee Chair, Senator Ben Allen; Committee Vice-Chair, Assemblymember Ian Calderon; California Arts Council Chair, Donn K. Harris; and others to be announced
The hearing will be broadcast live, via an accessible link located at http://sd26.senate.ca.gov/.
For further information and to RSVP, please contact Lauren Pizer Mains at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 318-6994.
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The Mission of the California Arts Council, a state agency, is to advance California through the arts and creativity. Members of the California Arts Council include: Chair Donn K. Harris, Vice Chair Susan Steinhauser, Michael Alexander, Phoebe Beasley, Christopher Coppola, Kathleen Gallegos, Jaime Galli, Nashormeh Lindo, Steven Oliver, and Rosalind Wyman. Learn more at www.arts.ca.gov.