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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
February 19, 2015

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California Poet Laureate Application Process Now Open

The official nomination process and application for the role of California Poet Laureate is now open. Application forms and complete details are available at The submission deadline is April 3, 2015. Poets may self-nominate, or be nominated by experts in the field of literature.

The role of the California Poet Laureate is to spread the art of poetry from classrooms to boardrooms across the state, to inspire an emerging generation of literary artists and to educate all Californians about the many poets and authors who have influenced our great state through creative literary expression.   MORE >>

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Mokelumne art exhibition travels to Oakland to share river's beauty and raise awareness of water conservation
San Francisco Chronicle

Practicing Art and Creativity

Promise fulfilled: Required public art springs up on Mid-Market
San Francisco Chronicle


Business and Operations Manager
Palo Alto Art Center Foundation
Palo Alto, CA

Program Manager
Golden Thread Productions
San Francisco, CA

Account Executive
Design Within Reach Inc.
Los Angeles, CA

Community Theater & Performing Arts Program Coordinator
City of Rancho Cucamonga
Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Temporary Part-Time Security Officer
Hammer Museum
Los Angeles CA



artist calls

Creative Capital Accepting Applications for Awards in Moving Image and Visual Arts
Creative Capital
Deadline: 2015-02-28

Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation Accepting Proposals for Collaborative Performing Arts Tours
Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation
Deadline: 2015-03-13

ArtPlace America Issues RFP for One-Time Community Development Initiative
ArtPlace America
Deadline: 2015-03-12


Presidential Portrait
Fresno County Superintendent of Schools
Fresno, CA

San Francisco Bay International Photo Show
San Francisco Bay Month of Photography
San Francisco, CA

Utility Box Art Project
City of San Bruno
San Bruno, CA

Earth Day Festival: CALL TO ARTISTS
Arts Council of Placer County
Rocklin, CA

Utility Box Art Program
City of San Ramon
San Ramon, CA




2015-16 California Presenters Next Gen All California Leadership Diversity Program
California Presenters
Date: 2015-04-10


Cortical Thickness Maturation and Duration of Music Training: Health-Promoting Activities Shape Brain Development
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


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