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California Arts Council
Advancing California through the Arts and Creativity
January 11, 2018

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Cultural Pathways webinar rescheduled for Jan. 16

The Cultural Pathways webinar slated for this Tuesday was rescheduled for next week due to illness. Join us on Tuesday, January 16, at 11 a.m. as Arts Program Specialist Jason Jong hosts an informational webinar about the grant program for small and emerging organizations rooted in communities of color, recent immigrant and refugee communities, or tribal and indigenous groups. Register here. (Please note: Those signed up for the canceled webinar must re-register to participate.)

Deadlines approaching for CAC grant opportunities

Grant season is in full swing at the CAC! Application deadlines are almost here for our Artists in Communities and Arts Education Extension programs (Jan. 23), plus a February deadline less than a month away for Cultural Pathways, JUMP StArts, and Statewide and Regional Networks (Feb. 7). Get details and deadlines for all of our offerings here.

NEA Art Works grant applications due Feb. 15

Art Works, the National Endowment for the Arts' chief grant program, is now accepting applications for large or small artistically excellent projects that celebrate America's creativity and cultural heritage, invite dialogue for diverse beliefs and values, and broaden our understanding as individuals and as a society. Grants are available in a variety of disciplines and award amounts range from $10,000 to $100,000. The deadline for submission is February 15; click here for more details.

what's new


Executive function with Julie Fry

'Culture Track '17' finds American definition of culture changing
The Hollywood Reporter

Arcata's Anne Bown-Crawford is new director of the California Arts Council
Times Standard


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

Vans Custom Culture Grants
Americans for the Arts
Deadline: 2018-02-09

Citizens' Institute on Rural Design RFP
National Endowment for the Arts
Deadline: 2018-02-16


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




Webinar for Challenge America Applicants Interested in Applying to Art Works
National Endowment for the Arts
Online Webinar
Date: 2018-01-24


Review of Evidence: Arts Integration Research Through the Lens of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
The Wallace Foundation


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