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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
May 11, 2017

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Why Should Government Support the Arts?

The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA) has issued an updated edition of its policy brief, "Why Should Government Support the Arts?" The report, designed for arts advocates, details the economic, health, educational, and cultural benefits of public arts funding.  MORE >>

Poet Laureate Dana Gioia featured guest on Memorial Day

On May 29, San Francisco will play host to the largest Memorial Day commemoration on the West Coast. California Poet Laureate Dana Gioia will be among the speakers during the formal ceremony at the National Cemetery, marking the occasion with a recitation of his work "Finding a Box of Family Letters," in which he contemplates a photograph of his father in uniform.   MORE >>

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Arts groups slam proposed 31 percent budget cut
The San Diego-Union Tribune

Could $499,000 in grants that help our soldiers be one reason Congress spared the NEA?
Los Angeles Times

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Chief Operating Officer Cultural Facilities & Services
Houston First Corporation
Houston, TX

Registrar
Contemporary Art Gallery - Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Noah’s Ark Gallery Educator (Full Time)
Skirball Cultural Center
Los Angeles, CA

Gallery Administrator
Caldwell Snyder Gallery
San Francisco, CA

Art Sales Assistant
Ottophobia
Los Angeles, CA

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grants

artist calls

Investing in Tomorrow Organizational Grants
Center for Cultural Innovation
Deadline: 2017-07-12

Apprenticeship Program
Alliance for California Traditional Arts
Deadline: 2017-07-17

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Mark M.Glickman & Lanette M. McClure Artist Award
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Little Tokyo Service Center +LAB Artist Residency
Little Tokyo Service Center
Los Angeles, CA

Road Maps
Gallery Route One
Point Reyes Station, CA

Utility Box Public Art Program
City of Redondo Beach
Redondo Beach, CA

Emeryville Greenway Mural Project
City of Emeryville
Emeryville, CA

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conferences/workshops

research

Contract Basics for Creative Artists
California Lawyers for the Arts
Sacramento, CA
Date: 2017-05-23

Hate Speech and "Dog-Whistles": Global Perspectives and the First Amendment
California Lawyers for the Arts
Los Angeles, CA
Date: 2017-05-23

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Strengthening Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Arts and Culture Sector for All Los Angeles County Residents
Los Angeles County Arts Commission

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