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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
September 10, 2015

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Free Webinar Next Week: "Getting the most from your grant"

So you got the grant... now what? Funding support can be leveraged with many creative strategies to further benefit your organization or project. Join us on Tuesday, September 15 for a free online webinar to learn expert insight from funders and communications pros as they share the best ways to maximize your grant by telling your story, networking, and measuring impact. 

Presenters include Jamie Bennett, Director of Art Place America; Diem Jones, Executive Director of Voices of Our Nation Arts Foundation; and Kevin Kirkpatrick, Senior Executive Vice President of The Metropolitan Group. Register now for this free online convening. 

Nat'l Arts in Education Week Sept 13-19

Congress designated an National Arts in Education Week for this first time five years ago, and in 2015 it takes place on September 13-19th. Americans for the Arts has the latest at www.NationalArtsInEducationWeek.org -- information and downloadable resources for those interested in celebrating, advocating and participating in the national celebration.

Cal Humanities Listening Tour 2015

Cal Humanities, the cultural accomplice to the California Arts Council, recently announced its 2015 Listening Tour. "We encourage all to join who are interested in the humanities, connected with California Humanities, or have a story to share about our common connections as Californians," states the invitation to the public. September dates and locations are on their website at www.CalHum.org (listed in the blog), as well as a virtual listening tour option in October.  MORE >>

We're hiring! Deputy Director Vacancy

We're seeking candidates for the position of Deputy Director (Staff Services Manager III). The Deputy Director serves as the primary advisor to the Council and Director. View complete details and application instructions at http://arts.ca.gov/opportunities/jobdetail.php?id=5148. Deadline: September 18.

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Research Assistant for Latin American Art
Museum of Contemporary Art
Los Angeles, CA

Associate Director, Development Events
SF Jazz
San Francisco, CA

Graphic Designer II
Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA

Communications Associate
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Beverly Hills, CA

Createquity Editorial Team Positions
New York, NY



artist calls

Business Accelerator Grants for visual artists
Clark Hulings Fund
Deadline: 2015-09-30

Cal Humanities Invites Applications for California Documentary Project
Cal Humanities
Deadline: 2015-10-15

Fitch Charitable Foundation Invites Applications From Mid-Career Professionals in Preservation/Architecture
James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation
Deadline: 2015-10-15

CEC Artslink Invites Applications for 2016 Artist Residencies
CEC Artslink
Deadline: 2015-10-15


Call for Signature Members 2015
California Plein Air Painters
San Francisco, CA

The Gift You Never Wanted
Non-Fiction Gallery/Art Rise Savannah
Savannah, GA

Holiday Art Affair
Madera County Art Council
Madera, CA

FIGMENT Art Event Call for Participation
Oakland, CA

Bad Places_Open Call
Art-A-Porter + Latent Spaces
Montreal, Quebec, Canada




Online Convening: Getting the Most from Your Grant
California Arts Council
Online Convening
Date: 2015-09-15


Arts, the Environment, and Sustainability
Americans for the Arts


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