A Message From Kristin Sakoda: March, 2018

March 22, 2018 Announcements, Communications
On February 15, I had the distinct pleasure of joining the County of Los Angeles as Executive Director of the Arts Commission.

Hot off the Presses: "Some Place Chronicles"

Some Place Chronicles is a creative placemaking project that features the people, histories and cultures of East Rancho Dominguez, Florence-Firestone, Lennox and Ladera Heights/View Park/Windsor Hills.

The 2018 Musicians Roster Takes The Stage

February 16, 2018 Announcements, Public Events
The LA County Arts Commission Musicians Roster is a vetted list of Los Angeles County musicians who are available to perform as part of our Free Concerts in Public Sites program. The musicians on the Roster are local, active and representative of the County's diverse musical traditions and cultures.

Celebrating Dora De Larios

February 14, 2018 Civic Art
"I like having my art in a public space because you never know who you're going to help." —Dora De Larios

Civic Art Annual Report 2016–17

January 23, 2018 Civic Art, Publications
The Department of Arts and Culture's Civic Art Program is pleased to present the 2016/17 Annual Report. In FY 2016/17, a total of 62 civic art projects were actively managed and covered 60 communities reaching over 8,500 community members throughout the County.
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Research & Evaluation at the Arts Commission, 2016-17

Read our report on the 2016-17 Research and Evaluation Plan: what we did and why, and some key lessons we learned along the way.

Clare Haggarty Elected To American For The Arts' Advisory Council

January 17, 2018 Civic Art, Communications, Press
In December, members of Americans for the Arts elected Clare Haggarty as a member of their advisory council for the Public Art Network Council.

LA County Arts Commission Welcomes Work by Artist José Sacal Into County Collection

January 09, 2018 Civic Art, Communications
The LA County Arts Commission announces an addition to the County’s Civic Art Collection, a sculpture donated by renowned Mexican artist José Sacal. The artwork, which was originally created in 2012, honors two important women with roots in LA County, civil rights icon Dolores Huerta and LA County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis.