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California ArtBeat

California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
April 03, 2014

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Keep Arts in Schools Fund and TurboTax

Various California Arts Council employees have been doing their own taxes this month, and learned how to file Keep Arts in Schools Fund contributions when using the popular TurboTax software from the California company Intuit. We pass along our best advice and tips.  MORE >>

Ovation asks Californians to "Stand for the Arts"

The California Arts Council is thrilled and honored to have been chosen by the Ovation Foundation for national attention in their "Stand for the Arts" campaign, which launched on March 25th in Washington, D.C. One of their three causes is restoration of the California Arts Council's budget.   MORE >>

Local Control Funding and the Arts

Want to learn more about the Local Control Funding Formula in education and how to ask for more arts education in your local schools? Check out these helpful resources from the California PTA.  MORE >>

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Drama At San Diego Opera Enters Second Act

P.S. ARTS Students Are Rich In Creativity
P.S. Arts Blog

Ovation, Advocates Launch New Push for Government Arts Funding

Marin County's Shayna Maci Warner Named California Poetry Out Loud Champion
Sierra Sun Times


Marketing Director
New Conservatory Theatre Center
San Francisco, CA

Program Manager
Kulintang Arts, Inc. (Kularts)
San Francisco, CA

Major Gifts Director
Montalvo Arts Center
Saratoga, CA

Artistic Director (AD)
San Diego Italian Film Festival
San Diego, CA

Executive Director
Taiko Community Alliance
San Jose, CA



artist calls

National Storytelling Network Seeks Applications for Brimstone Award
National Storytelling Network
Deadline: 2014-04-30

Aaron Siskind Foundation Invites Applications for 2014 Individual Photographer's Fellowships
Aaron Siskind Foundation
Deadline: 2014-05-23

Vilcek Foundation Invites Applications for 2015 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Fashion
Vilcek Foundation
Deadline: 2014-06-10

Wide Open Digital 2 - Digital Artists & Photographers
Digital Arts: California
Murrieta, CA

Arts Guild New Jersey
Rahway, NJ

Arts Alive - West Coast Interactive Arts Experience
Studio Channel Islands Art Center
Camarillo, CA

Artist Opportunity in May
Fold Gallery
Los Angeles, CA

Sunken Treasures Juried Art Show
Tahoe Maritime Museum
Homewood, CA




Proposal Writing Workshop
Foundation Center
San Francisco, CA
Date: 2014-04-17

Music Law Essentials Series: Trademark Fundamentals in the Music Industry
California Lawyers for the Arts
Oakland, CA
Date: 2014-04-17


Keeping My Day Job: Identifying U.S. Workers Who Have Dual Careers As Artists
National Endowment for the Arts


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