The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and the California Arts Council are seeking artists to work for a rehabilitative arts program opening at prisons statewide.

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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
May 02, 2014

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Arts Council Seeks Orgs for Arts-in-Corrections Pilot

In partnership with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, the California Arts Council has released a request-for-proposals (RFP) for Arts-in-Corrections Coordinating Organizations -- nonprofits and others that can appropriately coordinate artist personnel for a new Arts-in-Corrections pilot program.  MORE >>

Article: Inspiring the Creative Economy by Craig Watson

When the concept of creativity is combined with "community," it evokes images of vibrancy, activity and prosperity. In terms of economic development, how important is California's creative economy? Craig Watson spoke with leaders from cities around California, discussing how the arts are critical to our state's economic success.    MORE >>

Poetry Foundation talks with Juan Felipe Herrera

This month, the Poetry Foundation features an in-depth conversation with California's Poet Laureate, Juan Felipe Herrera. "We Must Act But How?" celebrates the activist and literary spirit at the core of  Herrera's adventurous poetic career.  MORE >>

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Arts in Corrections to return to California prisons

Inspiring the Creative Economy: How Cities Increase Economic Activity Through Innovation and The Arts
Western City Magazine

Arts Advocacy Wave Hits Washington
Huffington Post

2014 Annual Arts Leadership Awards
Americans for the Arts

Eye on Public Art: San Diego County Waterfront Park
San Diego CityBeat


Freelance Art Gallery Preparator
L.A. Louver
Venice, CA

Development Director
Venice Arts
Los Angeles, CA

Ticket Office Assistant Manager
Stanford Live
Stanford, CA

Education Assistant
Laguna Art Museum
Laguna Beach, CA

Marketing and Communications Manager
Museum Of Photographic Arts
San Diego, CA



artist calls

Creative Leadership Grants 2013
Deadline: 2014-06-23

Music Presenting Grants for Small Scale Presenters
Partners in Performance
Deadline: 2014-05-15

2014 William H. Johnson Prize
The William H. Johnson Foundation for the Arts
Deadline: 2014-09-15

Doing Your Dirty Work 3
Center for Sex and Culture
San Francisco, CA

Cycle Winters: Bike Art
Winters, CA

"Hidden" International Call For Writers by ArtAscent
Toronto, Ontario

Skyline Hills Branch Library Public Art Project
City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture
San Diego, CA

California State Parks Special Interest License Plate and art contest
California State Park




Marketing and Self-Promotion for Artists
Blue Line Gallery
Roseville, CA
Date: 2014-05-24


Education Leaders Institute Alumni Summit Report
National Endowment for the Arts


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