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$1M 2nd District Arts & Culture Recovery Grant Now Open

One-time program to support longtime and emerging community organizations located in LA County's Second Supervisorial District.

Celebrating Black History Month and the Golden State Mutual Collection

February 02, 2021 Civic Art
The LA County Arts Commission celebrates the Golden State Mutual Collection—one of the largest African American art collections in the United States and an important piece of Los Angeles history.
2019-20 Civic Art Division Annual Report

2019-20 Civic Art Division Annual Report

January 12, 2021 Civic Art, Publications
An annual report chronicling the activity of the Department of Arts and Culture's Civic Art Division from January July, 2019 - July, 2020. 
Accessibility and the Arts: Reconsidering the Role of the Artist

Exploring Role of Artists in Making Work Accessible

The Department of Arts and Culture in collaboration with Claremont Graduate University’s Center for Business and Management of the Arts today released a new paper titled Accessibility and the Arts: Reconsidering the Role of the Artist.
Ebony Repertory Theatre

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Gifts $1 Million For Arts in Second District

December 03, 2020 Announcements, Funding, Grants, Press
Outgoing Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas has allocated $1M for a grant program that will support the arts in the Second District.
DIAVOLO Dance Theater

$12M In CARES Act Relief Funds to 337 Local Arts Orgz

November 24, 2020 Announcements, Communications, Funding, Press
Photo Courtesy of DIAVOLO Dance Theater. LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF ARTS AND CULTURE AWARDS $12M IN CARES ACT CORONAVIRUS RELIEF FUNDS TO 337 LOCAL ARTS ORGANIZATIONS
"Vincent Thomas Bridge" by Susan Logoreci

Newsletter | November, 2020

November 20, 2020 Announcements
View our November, 2020 Newsletter, which includes info on reopening Arts and Culture—safely, the New Blueprint for Arts Education, the CEII Advisory Committee, and more!
Regional Blueprint for Arts Education

Board of Supervisors Adopts New Regional Blueprint For Arts Education

October 13, 2020 Announcements, Arts Education
The New Regional Blueprint for Arts Education contains strategies for increasing arts education in school, after school, and in communities, including juvenile justice, foster youth, and workforce development systems.

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