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May 10, 2012 artbea
California Arts Council

Our Facebook ARTS Cover Photo Contest

The rules were simple: Line up objects that look like the letters A-R-T-S, take a photo, and email it to the California Arts Council (CAC). The winning entry would be featured for 30 days as the cover photo on the CAC's Facebook page, and the winner would be interviewed for a "featurette" on the CAC's website.

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Arts Council makes staff changes

The California Arts Council made some internal staffing changes in March. Marilyn Nielsen is now the Chief Deputy Director for the agency, and Scott Heckes is the Deputy Director of Programs and Administration. Additionally, John Seto, formerly an arts program specialist, was brought into the Special Projects team.

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If every california taxpayer gave a $1, there would be $15 million for the arts.
what's new   jobs

Arts Council Director Craig Watson to speak in Woodside
Arts Council staff

Getty to trim 34 jobs in its museum division
Los Angeles Times

Palm Springs-area creative arts economy prepares for growth
Desert Sun

Can Obama's Turnaround Arts Initiative Save Schools?
Studio 360

Recession Wanes, But Artists Still Starving
Studio 360

The Top Five Sites for Keeping Up With Creativity and Design

California arts advocacy group releases "Save the Arts" PSA
Arts Council Staff

A Watsonville-area school keeps arts alive in era of tight budgets and testing pressures
San Jose Mercury News

New Arts Education Research Portal Available

LA's Newest Rail Line Offers Transportation And Art Exhibit All In One

Ticket Office Supervisor
City of Vista
Vista, CA

Financial Controller
The Crucible
Oakland, CA

Development Associate
Asian Art Museum
San Francisco

Music Director and Conductor
Camellia Symphony Orchestra
Sacramento, CA

Ceramic Instructor
First Street Gallery Art Center, Tierra del Sol Foundation
Claremont, CA

grants   artist calls

Arts Writers' Initiative
Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation
Deadline: 2012-06-06

Bridging Cultures Through Film: International Topics
National Endowment for the Humanities
Deadline: 2012-06-27

Artist Fellowships
Native Arts and Cultures Foundation
Deadline: 2012-06-21

Seeking Art Inspired by Biology & Biosciences
Art & Science Collaborations, Inc.
New York, NY

Bay Area Currents 2012: What we can't see but want to see is art
Pro Arts
Oakland, CA

Call for Artists
Berkeley Art Center
Berkeley, CA

SF Artists and Craftspeople
SF Artists Showcase
San Francisco, CA

Port Pier 92 Public Art Project
San Francisco Arts Commission
San Francisco, CA

conferences/workshops   research

Supporting Volunteer Fundraisers
San Francisco, CA
Date: 2012-05-14

Give Your Fundraising Plan a Tune-Up
San Francisco, CA
Date: 2012-05-17

Introduction to Fundraising: Individual Donors and Online Campaigns Webinar
Online Webinar
Date: 2012-05-15

Building Partnerships with Business: Arts-Based Training Programs (The pARTnership Movement Series)
Online Webinar
Date: 2012-05-22

State of Create - global benchmark study

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