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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
September 25, 2014

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An Online Makeover for the Arts Council

We're thrilled to announce the launch of our updated website. Please come visit us at www.arts.ca.gov and look around! Our new site boasts a user friendly design highlighting photos from our amazing grantees, and features easy-to-use social media sharing tools, the first Arts Council blog, expanded resource offerings, and so much more.

We're launching in "beta" mode and will be working out the kinks over the next days and weeks, so if you have feedback for us, please email suggestions and comments to webmaster@arts.ca.gov

NEA Our Town Webinar: Oct 1

The National Endowment for the Arts will host an Our Town grant guidelines workshop webinar focused on Arts Engagement, Cultural Planning, and Design projects. Through Our Town, NEA will provide a limited number of grants for creative placemaking projects that contribute towards the livability of communities and help transform them into lively, beautiful, and resilient places with the arts at their core.  MORE >>

Arts Education Candidate Survey Project

The California Alliance for Arts Education is conducting the Candidate Survey Project, inviting local school board candidates to go on record with their views about the role of arts education in local schools. The results, published a few weeks before the election, will give the public a way to learn more about candidates' views before they vote.   MORE >>

what's new


For writers in juvenile hall, sentences can be liberating
Los Angeles Times

The Healing Power of Art: Can Hospital Collections Help?
NBC News

Music lessons returning to Riverside County elementary schools
The Press Enterprise

Let art define the drought
Sacramento Bee

Stanford Builds Arts District With $36 Million Postwar Museum


Director of Institutional Giving- Grants
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles

Executive Director

Custodian, part-time
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles

Custodian - Temporary (Hello Kitty)
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles

Visitor Services Associate -Temporary (Hello Kitty)
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles



artist calls

Dance, Arts Related and Education Grants
The Shubert Foundation
Deadline: 2014-10-15

New Jazz Presenters Grant Program
Chamber Music America
Deadline: 2014-10-17

Fitch Charitable Foundation Fellowships for Mid-Career Professionals in Preservation and Related Fields
James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation
Deadline: 2014-10-15


Women in Art
Las Laguna Gallery
Laguna Beach, CA

Small Works - Big Talent
Las Laguna Gallery
Laguna Beach, CA

Cannon Art Gallery 2014 Juried Biennial
William D. Cannon Art Gallery
Carlsbad, CA

The Seasons
Linus Galleries
Pasadena, CA

"Vertigo-ArtSalon 2014" in NY
New York NY




Grantseeking Basics (Free)
Foundation Center
San Francisco, CA
Date: 2014-10-07


2013 Otis Report on the Creative Economy: State of California
Otis College of Art & Design


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