20-21 Civic Art Annual Report

2020-21 Civic Art Division Annual Report

Civic Art Division annual report for the 2020-21 fiscal year.
Countywide Cultural Policy Public Comment

Cultural Policy Strategies – Public Comment

From January 3 – 31, 2022, we are seeking public comment on the draft set of Cultural Policy Strategy Proposals.
"Los Angeles Skyline" by Susan Logoreci

Los Angeles Selected for World Cities Cultural Forum Leadership Exchange

The Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture and the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs join international cities chosen for the World Cities Culture Forum’s Global Leadership Exchange, a program to tackle global issues including culture as an expression of democratic participation; providing access to creative space; addressing risk at cultural institutions; and funding that supports diverse art forms.
Maria Rosario Jackson

Dr. Maria Rosario Jackson to Chair National Endowment for the Arts

October 06, 2021 Announcements, Communications, Press
Dr. Jackson’s Cultural Leadership Roles Include the Los Angeles County Arts Commission Cultural Equity and Inclusion Initiative’s Advisory Committee,/P.
2021 Advancement Grant

Arts and Culture Awards 41 School Districts Grants to Advance Arts Education

September 28, 2021 Announcements, Arts Education, Grants, Press
LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF ARTS AND CULTURE AWARDS GRANTS TO 41 SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO ADVANCE ARTS EDUCATION Funded by Philanthropy, Grants Total $867,700 and Support Projects Ranging from Professional Development to Social Emotional Learning in the Arts
Civic Art Publications

Public Art in Private Development Ordinance Passes

The LA County Board of Supervisors voted today to adopt the Public Art in Private Development (PAPD) ordinance to expand arts and cultural resources for County residents. The ordinance allocates a 1% fee from the building valuation of eligible private sector commercial, industrial, and residential development projects, excluding affordable housing, in unincorporated areas of the County to fund public art, cultural facilities, conservation, and artistic and cultural services and programs within the project’s site area.
Patrisse Cullors

Patrisse Cullors Joins the Arts Commission

September 01, 2021 Announcements, Communications, Press
Artist, best-selling author, and community organizer Patrisse Cullors has joined its Arts Commission, the LA County Board of Supervisors’ longstanding advisory body for the arts.

Board of Supervisors Allocates Over $22 Million for Arts and Creative Recovery

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has allocated over $22 million for arts and creative recovery from its American Rescue Act (ARP) Phase One spending plan. These one-time funds will address six crucial needs in the arts and culture sector.